• Social Welfare

    Welfare services for patients, including DVA services are planned in consultation with the patient, family and all team members.

    Ascertaining the needs and goals of the patient/veteran facilities the ongoing continuity of care in the transition from hospital to home or other facility.

    Services may include referrals to community funded programs such as meals on wheels, homecare, DVA services, community nursing and or transition care programs. Referrals may be made to private service providers or to aged care assessment teams for further convalescent care (DVA) or placement in an aged care facility.

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