District Nursing Service

Contact: (03) 5683 9774

The District Nursing Service is operated by South Gippsland Hospital’s Community Health Centre, and provides qualified nursing care in the home environment.  It assists people in maintaining or improving their health status while at home, and provides encouragement, support and advice for carers and/or family.

The service provides home nursing for patients needing follow-up care after discharge from hospital, chronic health problems, palliative care and education.

It is available to all residents of the Prom Coast area and operates from 8 am to 4.30 pm Monday to Friday, and 8 am to 12 noon Saturday and Sunday.

For routine calls, please leave a message on 5683 9774 – or contact Hospital reception on 5683 9777, 9 am to 4.30 pm Monday to Friday.