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Auckland DHB Nursing Services - Specialist Gerontology Nursing

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Description

Gerontology Nurse Specialists will provide nursing assessment, advice, education and support to those people living within the community with age related needs and complex medical conditions.

The team have a great relationship with Aged Care Providers and work with other teams in the community to provide seamless care across the acute and community continuum.

The team help to support a number of schemes within the community and can help to navigate cares for older people living at home.

What to expect
The Gerontology Nurse Specialists will provide assessment for those patients with complex medical needs that require specialist nursing input, for people over 65. We can also provide advice for Residential care facilities and GPs.

Referral Expectations

  • Referrals can be sent by appropriate health professionals through the e-Referral system.

Contact Details

Greenlane Clinical Centre

Central Auckland

Greenlane Clinical Centre
Building 17
214 Green Lane West
Epsom
Auckland 1051

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Street Address

Greenlane Clinical Centre
Building 17
214 Green Lane West
Epsom
Auckland 1051

Postal Address

Private Bag 92 189
Auckland Mail Centre
Auckland 1142

This page was last updated at 2:16PM on February 14, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Auckland DHB Nursing Services - Specialist Gerontology Nursing.