Available to all HomeCare package holders across the Hunter.
NovaCare coordinates Allied Healthcare for our homecare package consumers.
After an assessment we will discuss with you what kind of support (if any) would be a benefit to you at home.
Part of homeCare package funding can be allocated towards Allied Healthcare Professionals, such as Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, GPs and more.
At NovaCare, we employ internal Allied Health Professionals, however can also help our consumers to access external providers.
We can help you access:
NovaCare consumers are directly supported by our professional OTs, Physios and Registered Nurses.
As part of our commitment to our homecare package consumers, our team helps to develop an individual care plan for our consumers. The care plan includes
NovaCare has brokered agreements with a number of credentialled Allied health providers in the Hunter region to utilise where appropriate.
NovaCare employs a professional team of internal clinicians that are focused on delivering holistic healthcare to our home care package consumers.
Please use our contact page for any enquiries!
An Allied health assistance is a person who holds a Certificate III or IV in Allied Health Assistance.
They are trained to attend people’s homes to support the consumer to complete the treatment plan that has been prescribed by a clinician. An example of this is to support someone through massage, stretching and other activities such as using a Tens machine.
NovaCare offers Allied Health Assistants as a cost effective alternative to a Physio/OT.
At NovaCare, your dedicated case manager is the centerpiece of communication in terms of managing a consumers care plan. Their role includes:
We can handle all of this. Examples include attending hydrotherapy as a group and attending individual appointments.
As part of setting up your homecare package with NovaCare, we would seek your consent to approach your Allied health team to access details about their healthcare record.
Assuming consent is granted, we would use that information to start to develop a care plan.
NovaCare currently provides a number of health related services through our social services, including: