Mildura Base Hospital
Part of Ramsay Health Care

Falls and Balance Group

Description of Service

The falls and balance class provides multidisciplinary assessment and a management plan for clients that have been admitted with falls or who have a history of falling, and/or mobility and balance problems

  • aiming to improve client’s mobility;
  • reduce client’s falls risk;
  • maintain optimise client’s function.

Type of services

  • Multidisciplinary

Maximum time of service

  • 8 week program

Location of service

Ambulatory Care Department
Mildura Base Hospital
PO Box 620 Mildura Vic. 3500

Target population

Adults

Referrals

Referrals through completion of :

Referrals are to be forwarded via Argus (For healthcare professionals), mailed or faxed to the Ambulatory Care Department, details are as follows:

Ambulatory Care Department
Mildura Base Hospital
PO BOX 620, Mildura, Vic. 3500
Fax: 03 5022 3207

Costing

No charges

Approximate waiting time

Within five working days of us receiving the referral a member of the team will contact the client to acknowledge receipt of referral.

The waiting list for fracture clinic appointments is actively managed to ensure patients are treated equitably within clinically appropriate timeframes and with priority given to patients with an urgent clinical need.