Watto Purrunna Aboriginal Primary Health Care Services – Kokotina Tappangga Clinic – Wonggangga Turtpandi
The Watto Purrunna Aboriginal Primary Health Care Services aim to provide a quality health care service for local Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities, and share up-to-date information on health and social issues. Watto Purrunna is a Kaurna term meaning “the branch of life”. The service is free of charge and inclusive for all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities, with the clinic team comprising of GPs, nurses, Allied Health workers, Aboriginal Health Practitioners, and Aboriginal Health Workers.
Clinic Special Interests
- Aboriginal Health
- Strong emphasis on the early detection and prevention of chronic diseases
- Health and wellbeing promotional programs for the Aboriginal community
- Ngangkari clinics (traditional healers)