Nursing Services

Medical support services available to clients while in Coolmine include access to a Coolmine nurse and visiting medical officer for:

Primary Care

Referral and Screening

Advice and support with:

  • Medication
  • Dual diagnosis
  • Contraception
  • Blood Borne Viruses (Hepatitis and HIV)
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases
  • Contraception
  • Pregnancy

Medically supervise and support:

  • Residential Methadone Detoxification
  • Community Alcohol Detoxification

Health promotion workshops on:

Child Health
Women’s Health
Men’s Health
Diet and Nutrition
Mental Health and Wellbeing
Sleep
Alcohol Awareness
Safer Sex and Contraception
Infectious Diseases

Health is a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.

World Health Organisation definition of Health