Integrated care coordination
The Integrated Care Coordination service is for people with complex health needs and chronic disease* concerns. Working with your GP, our care coordinators will support you to coordinate and access your health services.
Our care coordinators will assess your health care goals and provide assistance with the following:
- Coordinate health care advocacy and assistance
- Work with you, your relevant carers and your GPs
- Liaise with other local service providers to ensure you are accessing the right services
- Use a team-based/empowering approach to your care planning
- Support you to cease smoking
Where can I access Integrated Care Coordination services?
This program operates across a number of communities throughout the Murrumbidgee area, find out if we can support you by calling us on 1300 402 585.
How do I access Integrated Care Coordination?
To be eligible for the Integrated Care Coordination program, you’ll have diagnosed chronic conditions, complex health care needs and/or are at risk of unplanned admission or re-admission to hospital.
This includes Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander persons who are not eligible for the Integrated Team Care program due to eligibility restrictions related to chronic disease.You also need to:
- Have a current Medicare card
- Ask your GP to complete a Referral form OR
- Contact us to complete a self/carer referral
- Call 1300 402 585
- Read our ICC brochure
This service is supported by funding from the Murrumbidgee PHN through the Australian Government's PHN program.
Marathon Health’s response to COVID-19
A message from our CEO
Thank you to our clients and stakeholders who have helped us navigate the COVID-19 period, and supported us as we transitioned services to phone and video consultations. We are watching the situation closely and staying informed via the Australian Government.
We are still maintaining physical distancing guidelines and working remotely, but will update clients and stakeholders as this changes.
What this means
- Our physical office locations are still temporarily closed; however, staff are working from virtual locations, and can still be reached via email or mobile during regular business hours
- Most of our services are available via phone and video consultations so you can access them from the comfort of your own home
- For those services where we are unable to offer phone/video consultations, our staff are ensuring regular contact and updates as to when these services can resume
For more general information about COVID-19, please visit credible sources such as health.gov.au
Thank you for your support during these uncertain times,
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