Breathing

Rebate on energy cost for people who use certain medical equipment necessary to sustain life including medical heating and cooling.

Location
  • ACT
TypeGovernment - ACT
Operated byActewAG

ACT Government service providing respiratory equipment.

Location
  • ACT
TypeGovernment - ACT
Operated byACT Health

The general practitioner (GP) is a doctor providing general medical care and some care coordination.

Location
  • ACT
  • NSW
  • NT
  • QLD
  • SA
  • TAS
  • WA
  • VIC
TypeGovernment - Australian
Operated byAustralia Government

A physiotherapist helps you maintain physical activity and mobility.

Location
  • ACT
  • NSW
  • NT
  • QLD
  • SA
  • TAS
  • WA
  • VIC
TypeVarious private and public
Operated byPublic or private practitioners

MND NSW information service to answer questions from anyone who needs to know more about MND.

Location
  • ACT
  • NSW
  • NT
TypeNon-profit organisation
Operated byMND NSW

Subsidy for MND NSW members if they have been prescribed non-invasive ventilation (NIV) by a respiratory specialist.

Location
  • ACT
  • NSW
TypeNon-profit organisation
Operated byMND NSW

The palliative care team specialises in interventions that can improve quality of life for people with life limiting conditions.

Location
  • ACT
  • NSW
  • NT
  • QLD
  • SA
  • TAS
  • WA
  • VIC
TypeVarious private and public
Operated byPublic or private practitioners

The role of the nurse is varied and can include ongoing care and care coordination, often for people in their own homes.

Location
  • ACT
  • NSW
  • NT
  • QLD
  • SA
  • TAS
  • WA
  • VIC
TypePrivate company or practice
Operated byPrivate practitioners

The respiratory specialist is a doctor who specialises in disorders of the lungs and breathing.

Location
  • ACT
  • NSW
  • NT
  • QLD
  • SA
  • TAS
  • WA
  • VIC
TypePrivate company or practice
Operated byPrivate practitioners