Latest news and research from Northern Bay Health.
More than just a General Practice, Northern Bay Health is committed to improving the health of both its own patients and the wider community, and as such is heavily involved in various research projects. Research is essential in promoting continued growth and better health outcomes for our patients, community and economy, and Northern Bay Health takes its role in the community very seriously. Affiliated with the University of Melbourne and Deakin University, Northern Bay Health has played an integral role in the presentations of multiple papers and publications. With a particular focus on integrated diabetes care and how socioeconomic factors can affect health, Northern Bay Health has succeeded in making a positive change to medical practice and as a result has been asked to send speakers to conferences all over the world.
The Heart Health Assessment is a comprehensive assessment of a patient’s cardiovascular health and putting in place preventative strategies to reduce absolute risk of heart attack or stroke. The healthy heart check is endorsed by the Australian Heart Foundation and is available as yearly health check for patients 45 – 74 years.