Priority Allied Health Services
Improving health and wellbeing
Our Priority Allied Health Service delivers primary and allied health services in rural locations in the Hunter region. If you are a pensioner, Health Care Card holder or low-income earner who would not otherwise be able to access a local service you may be eligible for this service.
We aim to improve health and wellbeing by increasing access to services. We also work to improve connections between allied health and general practice, provide integrated primary care and support preventative health programs.
Diabetes education: Aberdeen, Denman, Merriwa, Murrurundi, Muswellbrook, Scone
Dietetics: Muswellbrook, Scone, Singleton, Bulahdelah, Dungog, Forster, Gloucester, Taree, Wingham
Podiatry: Scone, Muswellbrook
Speech pathology: Gloucester, Forster, Taree
How to refer
Hunter Primary Care accepts referrals to our Priority Allied Health Service by your GP, allied health professional or nurse practitioner.
Referrals to our Priority Allied Health Service are available by professional referral only. Please speak with your GP, allied health professional or nurse practitioner about a potential referral to our Priority Allied Health Service. Referral forms for health care professionals can be found here.