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Administrator Account - Monday, July 31, 2017

The Step Up program is designed for adults aged 50 years and over and offers healthy living and lifestyle advice. It is specifically aimed at people who live in regional and rural areas of WA, who do not have access to the same healthcare services that other people do in the metropolitan area. Care is provided to patients via a telehealth services and links to local health groups. If you would like to be involved in the program, please book an appointment to see your usual GP.


Administrator Account - Monday, July 31, 2017

Pioneer Health is excited to announce that our in-house diabetes educator, Kerri Lockhart, has returned from maternity leave. Currently Kerri is working on Tuesdays and is booking appointments. Please call Pioneer Heal...

Administrator Account - Tuesday, April 18, 2017

We are now taking bookings. You can read about the 2017 four strain flu vaccine (quadrivalent) here. The following groups will be eligible for government funded (free) vaccines in 2017:

  • People aged 65 years and over
  • Children aged >6months to 5 years
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who are 15 years and over
  • Pregnant women
Administrator Account - Friday, December 2, 2016
Pioneer Health are very excited to welcome to our team the husband and wife duo of Christel and Jolmer Smit. After graduating medicine in the Netherlands, the Smits spent some time working in Southern Africa and in 20...
Administrator Account - Monday, October 17, 2016

Pioneer Health Albany is excited to announce the opening of our new phototherapy unit. This is the first phototherapy unit to operate in Albany, bringing the important treatment of UV light therapy to patients in the Great Southern.

Phototherapy involves exposing skin to ultraviolet B of ‘UVB’...

Administrator Account - Monday, August 15, 2016
The team at Pioneer Health are extremely pleased to be welcoming Dr Christine Oosterhuis back to the practice from maternity leave. Christine will...
Administrator Account - Monday, April 4, 2016
Tanya has joined the team as Pioneer Primary Care Co-ordinator to enhance the care of patients with a chronic condition. She grew up in Perth but has lived in Albany with her husband and children for the p...
Administrator Account - Friday, March 18, 2016
The aim of your Ehealth Record is to be able to share and store your health information for your care and treatment. By having your health record online, it enables specialists and healthcare providers to be informed of your med...