Primary Care Telehealth Alcohol Withdrawal and Recovery

26 July 2021

CESPHN are participating in a trial home-based alcohol program, ‘Primary Care Telehealth Alcohol Withdrawal and Recovery’. See website for details and eligibility

Please consider referring patients between the ages of 18-80 with mild to moderate alcohol dependence who need a medicated alcohol withdrawal and supported recovery and are happy to use a telehealth option.

About the program

Patient’s local GP:
• refers suitable patients to the service
• provides routine GP support for the patient, which may include initiating blood tests and providing a health summary
• receives regular communication regarding patient progress
• receives a draft GP Management Plan for any ongoing care requirements, sent in editable form

The patient receives
• detox and supported recovery
• nursing assessment
• access to resources
• specialist GP review pre and post detox
• medical detox from alcohol with daily monitoring
• 12-month follow-up.

How to refer a patient
• Choose a referral option
• Fax: 02 8088 7814
• Telephone us: 02 3813 8104 (7am to 7pm Mon-Fri)
• HealthLink ID: clnslate
• Medical Objects (Provider Number 4842356H)

For more information click here or contact Clean Slate on 02 3813 8104.