Health Services

 

MEDICAL CLINIC (Established 1981)

  • General Practitioner and Community Health Nurse Services 
  • Visiting Specialist Programs
  • Diabetes Program: Diabetes Management & Education
  • Women & Children’s Heath: Antenatal and Postnatal care for women 
  • Women’s Business information and referral 
  • Aboriginal Health Workers: Assist Health Service programs and services 

 

Clinic Hours
9.00am – 5.00pm Monday – Friday
 

 Doctors
 
Dr Satpal Singh (M) MBBS, MAFP, FRACGP
Tuesday – Friday 

 Dr Sanjivi Jayasinghe (F) MMBS, FRACGP
Monday & Wednesday

 Dr Lubna Siddiq (F) MBBS
Monday - Friday

Rumbalara Health Service Medical Practitioners and/or nurses can also visit you at home,

If you are too ill to come to the clinic. Each patient is triaged on an individual basis.
 

Rumbalara Health Service have wheelchair access
We are a bulk billing clinic

Health Promotion Unit
Promoting a healthy lifestyle including programs assisting with nutrition and activities.

Contact Details:

20 Rumbalara Road Mooroopna Vic 3629

Mailing Address: PO Box 614 Mooroopna Vic 3629

Phone: (03) 5820 0035 Fax: (03) 5825 3500

 

 

WANYA CENTRE (ORAL HEALTH)

General Oral Health Services provided primarily to Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Communities. 

 

Contact details:

20 Rumbalara Road Mooroopna Vic 3629

Mailing Address: PO Box 614 Mooroopna Vic 3629

Phone: (03) 5820 0080 Fax: (03) 5820 0060

 

Dental services are funded by the Victorian Government Department of Health and the Australian Government Department of Health – the Office of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health (OATSIH.)

 

REGIONAL HEARING PROGRAM

Hearing Screening for all Indigenous people in the Central and Northeast regions of Victoria. Hearing assessments conducted at the Rumbalara Clinic, Australian Hearing, Kindergartens and Primary & Secondary schools. 

 

Contact details:

20 Rumbalara Road Mooroopna Vic 3629

Mailing Address: PO Box 614 Mooroopna Vic 3629

Phone: (03) 5820 0036 Fax: (03) 5825 3500

 

 

GUAWA PLACE

EMOTIONAL & SPIRITUAL WELLBEING (ESW)

This is a psychosocial coordination program that encompasses all areas of a person’s wellbeing and supports the individual or family to obtain their goals. It will:

  • Support you to identify your needs and goals
  • Coordinate and support you to connect with services and programs to assist you to continue to move forward 
  • Stay in contact with you and continue to support you until you feel you no longer require assistance
  • Make sure you don’t get lost in the system

 

 ESW services are funded through the Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing – Office of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health.

 

DRUG & ALCOHOL (A&OD)

The A&OD Program will: 

  • Support you to identify your needs and goals
  • Coordinate and support you to connect with detox and rehabilitation services to assist you to continue to move forward
  • Stay in contact with you and continue to support you until you feel you no longer require assistance

 

Drug and Alcohol services are funded by the Victorian Government Department of Health; and the  Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing – Office of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health.

 

BRINGING THEM HOME (BTH) Grief and Trauma Counselling

The history of depression and forcible removable continues to impact on the social, emotional, spiritual, cultural and physical wellbeing of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. 

 

Grief and trauma counselling will assist individuals and families with emotional and spiritual healing.

 

 The BTH program is funded through the Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing – Office of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health.

 

Contact Details:

69-71 Numurkah Road Shepparton

Mailing Address: PO Box 614 Mooroopna

Victoria 3629

Phone: (03) 58200 092 Fax: (03) 58200065

 

TRADITIONAL HEALING CENTRE

Rumbalara Aboriginal Cooperative Ltd (RAC) in partnership with Yorta Yorta Nation Aboriginal Corporation (YYNAC) has established a Traditional Healing Centre, which aims to provide traditional Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (ATSI) education, resources and healing services, for the local area ATSI population. 

 

Funding for this project is from the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Healing Foundation.

 

Contact details:

20 Rumbalara Rd Mooroopna

Mailing Address: PO Box 614 Mooroopna  

Victoria. 3629

Phone: (03) 5820 0092 Fax: (03) 5820 0065

 

 

HEALTHY LIFESTYLES

Aboriginal Health Promotion & Chronic Care (AHPACC) in partnership with GVCH: promoting healthy life styles for chronic disease and diabetes, through:

  • Physical activities, healthy eating and health education 
  • Healthy for Life

 

 

Contact Details:

20 Rumbalara Road Mooroopna Vic 3629

Mailing Address: PO Box 614 Mooroopna Vic 3629

Phone: (03) 5820 0035 Fax: (03) 5825 3500

 

The above programs are variously funded through the Department of Health and Ageing – Office of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health; the Victorian Government Department of Health; Victorian Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation; and the Goulburn Valley Primary Care Partnership.