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Chronic Disease Wellness Program - Chronic Kidney Disease (Gold Coast Health)

All referrals via the Central Intake Unit     Ph 1300 668 936          Fax 1300 668 536

This service is for patients 18 years and older with Chronic Kidney Disease (eGFR<60ml/min) not requiring immediate Nephrologist review.

Services offered:
  • Multidisciplinary clinics and case conferencing
  • Individual education on Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Support for treatment modality choice and conservative management
  • Complex Care Clinic: joint Diabetes and CKD Clinic conducted with Diabetes Educator, CKD Clinical Nurse Consultant, Pharmacist and Dietitian
  • Clinical Nurse Consultant CKD consultation with Nephrologists
  • Review by other allied health practitioners as needed
  • CKD Support Group (Contact CNC CKD Ph 0434 796694)


Pre-requisite Tests
  • Serial blood pressure readings
  • Ultrasound of kidneys Pathology tests:
    • eGFR (serial measures where available),
    • Urea,
    • Creatinine,
    • Electrolytes,
    • Full Blood Count,
    • Urine microscopy,
    • Urine albumin or protein creatinine ratio (serial values if available)

Suitable for

This service is for patients 18 years and older with Chronic Kidney Disease (eGFR<60ml/min) not requiring immediate Nephrologist review.

Target Groups

  • Chronic Disease

Services Provided

  • Management of Chronic Medical Problems
  • Advance Care Planning
  • Chronic Disease Management

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