What is it?

Paediatric Telehealth provides access to online telehealth appointments with a Paediatrician. The services see patients aged 17 years or under for reasons such as developmental concerns, growth concerns, neonatal follow up or general health issues.

Patients are supported by an appointment facilitator such as a community nurse or practice nurse. A parent or legal guardian of the child must also be present during the telehealth appointment.

Who does it?

Royal Flying Doctor Service Victoria partners with Dr Raymond Chan, an Addiction Medicine Physician. Dr Chan is a specialist with extensive experience and expertise in Addiction and can assist with pain management support. The service aims to assist rural GPs with managing the pain management and addiction health needs of their patients.

Our Paediatric Specialist:

Telehealth Referral Pathway

This referral pathway outlines the suitability of patients for Flying Doctor Telehealth
and provides further instructions as to what information to include in a referral to Flying Doctor Telehealth.