The WAMS Program Team provide Primary Health Care and opportunistic health screening to towns within the Walgett Shire and other remote locations. One of the main focuses of the Program Team is to provide health promotion activities which are implemented into the community to increase awareness on various health issues.
This program provides outreach services to Lightning Ridge, Walgett and Goodooga, assisting with school screenings with personnel from Australian Hearing and the Institute for Deaf and Blind Children.
These services include health promotional activities, co-ordination of referral pathways and screenings where appropriate.
The Ear Health Program is located in the Dental wing at Dundas St. For appointments please ring 6820 3777.