At Diabetes SA we have a team of Health Care Professionals to assist you with managing your diabetes. An appointment can be made with our Credentialled Diabetes Educators, Diabetes Educators or Dietitian ($30 members, $60 non-members).
You can also access education services through our group education sessions.
To find out more about consultations please call Diabetes SA on 1300 136 588 to arrange your appointment.
Chronic Disease and Management
You may be able to claim a Medicare rebate for some Allied Health Services if you have a chronic medical condition such as type 2 diabetes that is being managed by your Doctor under a General Practitioner Management Plan (GPMP) and Team Care Arrangement (TCAs). These care plans can help you and your Doctor manage your medical condition by identifying your needs and once you have a GPMP or TCAs in place, you can be referred for up to five Allied Health Services each calendar year.
The five services can be provided by a single allied health professional or shared across different professionals.
Eligible allied health professionals include;
Speak to your Doctor for more information.
For more information on Medicare rebates for allied health services talk to your Doctor or go to the Department of Health and Ageing web site at www.health.gov.au and follow the A-Z links to the program you are interested in.
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