Blue Care started as the Blue Nursing Service in 1953 and has grown into one of Australia’s leading not-for-profit providers of residential aged care, community care and retirement living, operating more than 260 centres in 80 communities across Queensland and northern New South Wales.
Allied Health refers to a group of health care professionals who work in the area of therapeutic, diagnostic and preventative health and provides services including disease prevention and control, dietary and nutritional services, maintaining mental and physical health, and rehabilitation.
Blue Care’s Allied Health staff assist individuals to maximise their independence and enjoyment of daily life. Our professional staff are available to provide comprehensive assessment, diagnosis, treatment and advisory services to clients and residents. Services are provided to individuals of all ages with a wide range of conditions and disabilities.
Blue Care’s Allied Health services include:
- Occupational therapy
- Speech pathology
- Social work
- Registered music therapy.
Allied health professionals provide comprehensive assessment, diagnosis, treatment and advice in their areas of expertise.
Our allied health services provide:
- rehabilitation services
- health education programs to assist clients, residents and carers
- assessment and / or advice about equipment such as wheelchairs, mobility aids, orthotics / footwear, communication aids and home modifications
- a focus on prevention, early intervention and management of chronic disease.
For further information about Blue Care’s Allied Health services please click on the ‘send enquiry’ tab or visit our website.