Acute Injury Management
Aged Care Referral Assistance
Chronic Disease Management
Congestive Heart failure COPD
Coronary Heart Disease
Excision of skin lesions repair of minor wounds
General Family & Health Care
Lung Function Testing
Men’s Heaths checks
Mental Health Care
Motor vehicle Injury claims
Nursing Home & Hostel visits (on arrangement)
Shared Antenatal Care
Simple fractures & plastering
Skin Cancer Checks
and so much more
Reception can check your results; they are only able to give the result to you once your GP has marked them.
The doctor will notate if they require you to come back in for further investigations if the result is not within normal margins, or they might want to do more testing.
But in general, if all results are Normal the reception will be able to give the information.
Let Is Know What You Think!
We endeavour to provide the highest level of care.
We would genuinely like to know if you have concerns or suggestions about any aspect of service.
Inevitably there will be times when we have disappointed you or you will have suggestions on how we can improve.
Please tell us your suggestions or feedback or write to us or use our suggestions box and the forms provided.
Please ask the receptionist for a complaints form or alternatively discuss the matter with your Doctor.
Continuity of Care
Our practice has strategies and policies that encourage continuity of comprehensive care by facilitating:
- the sense of affiliation between the patient and the general practitioner ‘my doctor’
- consistency of care by various people involved in the patient’s care, and
- maintenance of information across healthcare events through documentation, handover and review.
Updating your information; Medicare, Healthcare or Pensioner card on every visit, and to inform our receptionist of any changes to your details have changed such as a new address or contact numbers next of kin details or family circumstances have changed.
Our practice has an agreement with an Afterhours provider who provides communication back to the practice about the nature of any afterhours care delivered.
Contact Health Direct on 1800, 022 222. Alternatively, contact “G.P. After Hours” 9370 4200, or 9347 5488.
If you require a doctor to visit your home afterhours (6pm), call the Australian Locum Medical Service on 9328 7111.
Patients can request their preferred general practitioner or other healthcare provider when making an appointment and this request is accommodated if possible.
Emergencies CALL “000” or Health Direct on 1800 022 222
Where possible please ring ahead, as may need to go to the emergency department by Ambulance immediately for hospital care instead of taking the RISK of driving to the practice. Please remember to keep your contact details up to date.
Chronic Disease Management
Our team possess a wealth of knowledge regarding the ongoing treatment of Chronic Disease Management.
If you’re living with asthma, diabetes or another ongoing medical issue please let reception know that you would like a special assessment done.
Please keep your contact details up to date in particular your mobile phone number & email as we are now using SMS for appointment reminders and other notifications.
We use the Australian Translating and Interpreting Service (TIS) National online booking http://www.immi.gov.au please let the reception make your appointment if you will require an interpreter during your consultation.
The practice accommodates patients who have Disabilities with wheelchair access. Friendly staffs are always available for any assistance that you may require.