ABOUT NDIS PODIATRY
Our NDIS Podiatry Team Help Make People Comfortable
Our experienced NDIS Podiatry team treat and monitor all aspects of foot care, from general podiatry nail care to relieving discomfort and treating foot infections as well as advice on shoe suitability for mobility.
How our NDIS Podiatry Team help make people comfortable:
- Work with people on foot care – heel pain, bunions, ingrown toenails, tinea, corns and calluses
- Provide complete nail care services to toes
- Support through the assessment and implementation of a podiatry care plans
- Introducing aids and tools to assist in tying shoelaces, sock and hosiery fittings
- Organising Diabetic foot care
- Footwear and shoe recommendation
Empower’s NDIS Podiatry team will help to maintain mobility through treatments and proper patient education about the health of his or her feet and lower limbs.
We support individuals with complex support needs
The team treat a wide range of NDIS clients and are experienced in dealing with people that have disabilities such as:
- Intellectual Disability
- Mental illness associated disability
- Cerebral Palsy
- Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) such as paraplegia, quadriplegia, hemiplegia
- Down Syndrome
- Neurological conditions such as Motor Neurone Disease (MND), Parkinson’s Disease (PD), Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Alzheimers
- Acquired brain injury (ABI)
NDIS PODIATRY SERVICES
We supports your clients with a range of podiatry services on a 6 weekly basis
Initial assessment that includes a doppler ultrasound assessment
Foot skin care - heel pain, bunions, ingrown toenails, tinea, corns and calluses
Chronic condition management including Diabetes and Arthritis
Foot and nail care
Mangement of soft tissue and muscular conditions
Management of circulatory conditions
Footwear assessment and prescription
reduce your client's risk of falling
The Empower podiatry team have developed a full-service solution that can reduce your client’s risk of falling and allow them to be independent, active and safe.
We now offer an assessment, fitting and supply of appropriate footwear to improve balance, mobility and prevent falls.
Empower has formed partnerships with highly reputable brands such as Dr Comfort, Homyped and Pedors so that we can fit clients with conditions like: diabetes, bunions, oedema, deformity, extra-width, Arthritis, Dementia and incontinence.
This service is available across all healthcare channels; Home Care, NDIS and Aged Care.
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OUR SERVICE COMMITMENTS TO YOU
We Understand Your Needs and Deliver
Rapid Response – that’s our service guarantee
We acknowledge all referrals immediately and appointments are confirmed within 48 hours.
Initial appointments completed within a short time frame of receiving referral.
Continuity of Care
With an 87% retention rate, your clients can enjoy the same clinician while receiving meaningful, ongoing care.
We update you on the same day or within 24 hours of the initial appointment.
Cost Effective Services
There are no hidden fees. Our pricing includes travel, treatment and documentation time.
Professional and Friendly Team
We take the time to get to know every consumer, allowing us to create meaningful care plans to support their life goals. We are experts in co-ordinating services provided through Home Care packages, NDIS funding and scheduling private consultations.
What our clients say about Empower Healthcare
I appreciate Jacqui’s approach and the respect she has shown this participant who has severe cognitive impairment. As always the staff at Empower are impressive!
Kim Garlick, Specialist Support Coordinator
I am so appreciative of Empower’s involvement with my daughter’s nursing support. I can finally step back as a carer to be a father and this has brought great joy and happiness.Jeff Trinder, father
Service CoverageOur extensive network of therapists are located throughout Victoria to meet your needs. Our service regions include:
- Greater Metropolitan Melbourne and surrounds
- Mornington Peninsula
- Geelong & the Bellarine Peninsula