Community Care

Information for health professionals

This page contains specific information relevant to health professionals. If you are looking for Peninsula Health service information, see Services.

Community Care provides acute medical management in the patient’s own environment, as an alternative to Emergency Department presentation for most conditions, including simple clinical procedures and assistance with end of life issues.

Call 9788 1700 or email

Calls from GPs can be directed to nursing staff or doctors
Care Coordinators work business hours and Community Care nurses and doctors work 7 days 8am – 9pm

Community Care – Residential in Reach Team (RIR) – Peninsula Health