Exercise Physiologists are university qualified allied health professionals who specialise in the delivery of exercise, lifestyle and behaviour modification programs for the prevention and management of chronic diseases and injuries. They provide services to clients with conditions such as cardiovascular disease, diabetes, osteoporosis, depression, cancer, arthritis, COPD and many more

The Ballarat Primary Care Clinics provide:

- Improved access to allied health and mental health professionals who provide services through the Medicare Benefits Schedule, Veterans Affairs or private fee paying options.
- Improved efficiency - through reduced Ballarat Community Health waiting lists
- Services offered are; Podiatry, Exercise Physiology, Speech Pathology, Psychology and Dietetics

Program Information

Who is it for?

People with a chronic condition who have an EPC (Extended Primary Care) plan from their General Practitioner and/or privately paying clients who would benefit from specialised care from the allied health professionals in Exercise Physiology.

What is it about?

Exercise Physiologists are university qualified allied health professionals who specialise in the delivery of exercise, lifestyle and behaviour modification programs for the prevention and management of chronic diseases and injuries.

How much time will it take?

Appointments are available:

Wednesday's between 3pm - 7pm at BCH - Sebastopol

Who provides it?

Allied Health Professionals.

How do I get into the program?

Phone Ballarat Primary Care on 5338 4570 for more information

Other Information

Bulk Billing for eligible clients: Enhanced Primary Care Plan (EPC Plan), Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA) Gold Cards, Workcover Clients

Private Health Insurance HICAPS (Health Industry Claims and Payments Service) is also available.

Location

Sebastopol

Transport Options

Catch the No. 19 Delacombe - Sebastopol bus stopping at the front door of Community Health, or No. 12 Ballarat - Sebastopol Bus and dismount at the corner of Albert and Vickers Street. Timetable information for the No. 19 & No. 12 buses is available on the Public Transport Victoria website.

Postal Address:
PO Box 1156
Bakery Hill VIC 3354
Office hours:
Mon - Fri: 8:30-17:00
Sat - Sun: Closed
Office email Address: info@bchc.org.au Office Phone Number: (03) 5338 4500 Office Fax Number: (03) 5338 0520