Finding specialist treatment and support can be difficult in regional areas, requiring clients and patients to travel distances to cities where these services are more readily available. Additionally, people in our communities who may be struggling financially may find it difficult to afford the cost of specialist services.
We truly understand our communities' needs and work with clinics to provide accessible specialist services on a regular and rotating basis.
Offering hearing tests for Indigenous children aged 0-5.
The QLD Breast Screen Van visits IWC Bundaberg once a year.
IWC has a visiting Cardiology team that is accessible through referral by IWC General Practitioners with a Chronic Disease Management Plan, ensuring our patients have ease of access to a Cardiac specialist when needed.
IWC has a visiting Endocrinology team that is accessible through referral by IWC General Practitioners with a Chronic Disease Management Plan, ensuring our patients have ease of access to an Endochronolgist specialist when needed.
IWC has a visiting Paediatric team that is accessible through referral by IWC General practitioners, ensuring our young patients have access to a Paediatric specialist when needed.
IWC has a visiting optometry team that is accessible through referral by IWC General practitioners, ensuring our patients have access to optometry services when needed.
To make an appointment, simply call us on 1300 492 492 and advise our team that you'd like to make an appointment with one of our visiting clinics.
If you have Private Health Insurance with Extras cover which includes the specialist services you are booking and are eligible for claims, please have your Private Health Insurance Card with you.
If you need to cancel an appointment, please let us know, so we can make this appointment time available to another patient.
We ask that you try and give 24 hours notice of a cancellation.
Cancellations within 2 hours of the appointment may incur a penalty. To cancel an appointment, simply contact us on 1300 492 492.
Upon arrival at our IWC Health and Wellbeing Centre in Bundaberg, make your way to the Medical Centre reception. You will be advised whether your appointment is at the Targo St or Barolin St Entrance. The receptionist will identify you and check your contact and Medicare details on each visit to maintain accurate records.
If attending our North Burnett Centre, please make your way to reception, and you will be directed from there.
Courtesy Transport is available. Learn more about courtesy transport.
IWC Visiting Services are bulk-billed with a GP referral.