Indigenous Health2018-09-29T05:17:28+00:00

Indigenous Health Richmond & Abbotsford

Yarra Medical Acknowledges the Traditional Land Owners of the City of Yarra

Yarra Medical welcomes all patients who identify as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanders. The Wurundjeri-willam people of the Kulin Nation are the traditional owners of the land that is now known as the City of Yarra. Their relationship with the land extends back tens of thousands of years to when their creator spirit ‘Bunjil’ formed their people, the land and all living things.

Medicare Health Assessment for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People (double appointment)

The aim of this MBS health assessment item is to help Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people receive primary health care matched to their needs, by encouraging early detection, diagnosis and intervention for common and treatable conditions that cause morbidity and early mortality. This health assessment is an annual service. The minimum time allowed between services is nine (9) months.