Take the Step towards Better Foot Care
Having a healthy foot is central to the general well-being of people living with disabilities. When taken for granted, problems on the feet can limit people’s ability to function. Many disabled participants cannot reach, see or feel their feet and the inability to handle routine feet care can result in severe health conditions.
Here at AHP, we have a team of expert podiatrists to sustain good foot health by recommending treatment plans and routine foot care methods to treat a range of conditions from athlete’s foot, calluses and bunions to more complex concerns. As podiatry specialists, we conduct a thorough assessment of the patient and prescribe devices to address his foot and leg problem.
We focus on the patient’s disability condition to deliver suitable engagement times and make the most of our foot treatment plans.
Our podiatric services are available to disabled participants of all ages and conditions and cover:
- Treatment plans for pathological nails of disabled participants who are at high risk of developing complications if left untreated
- Recommendation of preformed or customised orthoses (insoles)
- Specialist footwear advice, assessment and recommendations
- Assessment of neurological and vascular conditions
- Biomechanical assessment for paediatric and adult participants including gait analysis, joint and muscle testing
The AHP Difference
Walter de Ruyter
The management of mobility and amelioration of pain through massage and movement is an essential part of ensuring the wellbeing of our residents. Working in partnership with Australian Health Professionals has changed the way we use 4B funding for the better physical and mental health of residents, while reducing the risk of injury to staff. It is a pleasure to recommend Australian Health Professionals who work collaboratively with staff or ensure excellent care and revenue optimization.
The team at AHP are very professional and provide us with Physio, OT, Speech Path and Dietic services. We have been extremely impressed with the level of service, professionalism, contemporary practice and staff who are motivated and engaged in providing excellence in care for our residents. Feedback from residents and staff has been overwhelmingly positive and communication with management has been the highest standard.
Thank you AHP for making the transition between employers easy and stress free. This is the first time I have used a recruitment agency and I valued your advice and support throughout the process. Your professionalism and interest in my circumstances was appreciated. I have no hesitation in recommending you to colleagues looking for new positions.
We have partnered with Australian Health Professionals for a range of permanent and temporary recruitment assignments; particularly those which are hard to fill or critical to our organisation. We have found Anne and the team very responsive, flexible, customer centric and committed to sourcing in line with our brief. When we find it challenging to source, we do look to AHP to provide support with candidate acquisition.
I just wanted to say thank you to Sarah for all of your help in assisting me in finding a job here in Australia. It has been two weeks now since I started my job and everything is going good. Thank you for being exceptionally professional and accommodating and going above and beyond to make the process a smooth as possible. It’s jus great to meet a person like you, who is able to assist aspiring Nurses secure rewarding jobs. You work in a way that you are always there to listen to our needs and sometimes problems.
Our physiotherapy program was implemented by AHP in 2015. Our residents have been given the opportunity to improve their mobility and well-being and equally importantly to learn that physio and activities programs are fun. The improvement in the activity levels of our residents has been fantastic. Another positive aspect of employing AHP is their knowledge of the ACFI system and how physiotherapy services can contribute to an increase in the revenue of an aged care service. Marco Polo is a strong supporter of AHP - as evidenced by the fact that we now have 5 full time allied health staff working across our two facilities - a resource our residents welcome because they feel better because of it.
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