The DAHS Muswellbrook team provide outreach and centre based pharmacotherapy case management for its clients.
The case management is sustained by the team’s positive working relationships with key stakeholders, undertaking collaborative case management strategies and holistic client care. The continuous care of clients for its opiate treatment program clients is achieved by the team visiting health staff specialists, pharmacies, local general practitioners and through professional dedication and commitment by the DAHS team.
For our communities, a local general practitioner is the opiate treatment program prescriber. All client visits to their prescribing doctor are undertaken at the Muswellbrook DAHS office in collaboration with the Opiate Treatment Program (OTP) Manager.