Wollongong Osteoarthritis Chronic Care Program - Wollongong Hospital

Osteoarthritis chronic care program Wollongong Osteoarthritis Chronic Care Program

ISLHD Wollongong Hospital

Contact details

Coordinator

Emily Mayze

Wollongong Hospital, Loftus Street Wollongong NSW 2500

Wollongong Hospital, Level 5, Block C

(02) 4253 4591

ISLHD-Wollongong-OACCP@health.nsw.gov.au

Monday  8am - 4.30pm
Tuesday  8am - 4.30pm
Wednesday  8am - 4.30pm
Thursday  8am - 4.30pm
Friday  8am - 4.30pm
Saturday  Closed
Sunday  Closed

About this service

Patient on the waiting list for elective total hip or knee replacement; Referral from specialist for conservative management

  • Multidisciplinary team includes:
    • Dietitian
    • Occupational Therapist
    • Physiotherapist
    • Social Worker
  • Intervention provided:
    • Comprehensive assessment, intervention and education with coordinator and MDT
    • Prescription of home exercise program
    • Land Based exercise class
    • Group education sessions
  • Common referrals
    • Community-based exercise programs
Virtual Care available using Video and/or Telephone Wheelchair accessible

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