Primary Care Mental Health Nurse Service
Best Care (Whakapai Hauora) Charitable Trust
140 - 148 Maxwells Line
P O Box 1341
Tel (06) 353 6385
Fax: (06) 353 1883
To access our Primary Mental Health Nurse please contact Te Atarangi Fallaver
Kaupapa-.The aim of this service is to improve health outcomes for those in Palmerston North experiencing mild to moderate mental illness who can be managed in the primary care environment.
Our nurse aims to assist clients to;
- Reduce barriers to accessing primary health services;
- Improve health outcomes; and
- Reduce risks of clients developing severe mental illness;
The service delivery will be implemented via the holistic model in accordance with Te Whare Tapa Wha Model of wellbeing that works within the framework of the whanau, hapu and iwi, and wider service linkages such as community networks, both local and national to ensure comprehensive service co-ordination and delivery.
This service is free to all clients who meet the criteria!!!