Health Care Clinician – Nurse Practitioner
|Job Title||Nurse Practitioner specialising in Cardiometabolic Disorders Assessment and Diagnostic Services|
|Organisation Name||Perth Lipid Clinic - (Owner - operating from 3 GP practices)|
|Areas of Special Interest|
|Adults or Children||Adults|
|Clinic Services||Assessment, diagnosis, Investigation, Treatment, Cascade screening and counselling for FH where appropriate.
Referral to Specialist Lipid Clinic in Tertiary Hospital when appropriate.
|Telehealth consults||Not available|
|Transitional Planning – Paediatric to adult services||null|
Collaborates with Specialist Consultant to enable the identification and management of FH to be undertaken in the primary care setting. Works with a team to enhance the awareness and management of FH in primary care. FH is not a rare disease, however it is genetic and very much undetected or undertreated.
|Phone||0417 957 149|
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