Chronic Disease

Chronic Disease Service Referral Pathways

These pathways were created as part of the SA Health GP Plus Practice Nurse Initiative (2011). The pathways have been created to assist General Practice to access services in the Adelaide Hills and include the following pathways:

  • Type 2 Diabetes Prevention and Management (updated Oct 2012)
  • Coronary Heart Disease Prevention and Management (updated Oct 2012)
  • Asthma and COPD Prevention and Management
  • Musculoskeletal Disease Prevention and Management
  • Older persons 65+ Health and Social Services

The pathways also include other resources:

  • Directory of Mental Health Services for GPs
  • GP Plus Services for Hospital Avoidance and Supported Early Discharge