This is available for all patients aged 40 – 49 years (inclusive) with a high risk of developing type 2 diabetes.
More information on diabetes can be found on the Department of Health website. See link below
45 – 49 Years Check
Patients aged 45 to 19 years who are at risk of developing a ‘chronic’ disease. This check will address risk factors where there is no outward sign of a problem (such as high blood pressure and high cholesterol) or simply a family history of chronic disease. This service is also billed directly to Medicare.
Home Management Reviews
The doctors can arrange for an accredited pharmacist to visit you to review you medications with you. This is directly billed to Medicare with no costs.