The Hobart District Nursing Service is one of Hobart’s oldest and best-loved philanthropic organisations.
The Hobart District Nursing Service is Committed to Care. This is reflected in our values of, Commitment, Equity, Excellence, Trust, Versatility and Transparency. We endeavour to support and care for people of all ages in their own home. We provide support to assist clients manage those daily activities that may have become challenging due to illness, frailty or disability.
Our nursing staff work as professionals in collaboration with other health care workers. The District Nurses remain committed to care, committed to the principles of primary health care for all and committed to improvement of service through evidence-based best practice.
The District Nurses is an autonomous not for profit organisation primarily providing services through the Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP). Services include Community Nursing and Community Care to the greater Hobart region. The District Nurses also provide community care to private and Department of Veterans’ Affairs (DVA) clients throughout Tasmania through the division of Team Care Tasmania, and in home palliative care to all Tasmanians through hospice@HOME.
The Tasmanian Community Clinic provides varied in-centre services to the greater Hobart region.
GENERAL NURSING CARE
The District Nurses provide services under the Community Home Support Programme CHSP within the greater Hobart municipality.
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