Bombala Street Surgery

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Last modified 30/07/2015 11:04am
Address 62 Bombala Street
Suburb Cooma
Postcode 2630
State New South Wales
Branch Clinic
Phone 02 6452 5888
Fax 02 6452 4868
Email [email protected]
No. of Doctors 10
Opening Hours Monday - 8:30AM - 8:00PM, Tuesday to Friday - 8:30AM - 5:30PM
Philosophy To provide quality General Practice services in a supportive well run environment.
Training style Very flexible with a mixture of ad hoc and quarantined time . We provide excellent support and always have a Senior GP available for support.
Special Interest The practice covers all aspects of general practice, including obstetrics(3 GPs who deliver) travel medicine, high level work cover services, skin surgery
Support Team 1-2 nurses on each day. 4-5 reception staff and a full time practice manager.
Allied Health Staff 2-3 physiotherapists, Podiatry, visiting orthopedics, audiology,cardiology, gastroenterology, general surgery
Amenities Large GP rooms, procedure room, 3 treatment areas, two staff lounges, kitchen, shower, 'conference was completed in 2010. Includes under cover parking for doctors.
Software Pracsoft and Medical Director
Internet TRUE
Patient Records Electronic
Medical Students TRUE
Equipment Tuning Fork, Tourniquet, Torch, Thermometer, Suture Instruments & LA, Suction, Stethoscope, Sterilisation On Site - Dry Heat, Steam Under Pressure, Chemical Standards Check and Records, Sterilisation Off Site - Local Hospital / Certified Sterilisation Provider, Paediatric Cuffs, Sphygmomanometer - Standard and Large, Specula - Aural & Nasal, Specimen Collection Tourniquet, Syringes/Needles, Transport Swabs, Viral Culture Media, Urine Containers, Paediatrics Urine Bags, Small Cuffs & Large, Sharps Disposal, Refrigerator Minimum - Maximum Thermometer, Refrigerator - Dedicated, Proctoscope, Pregnancy Testing, Positive Pressure Oxygen / Bag & Mask, Plastering Equipment, Peak Flow Monitor, Patella Hammer, Pap Smear Equipment, Ophthalmoscope, Nebulising Air Pump / Mask - Adult & Paediatric, Measuring Tape, Magnifying Loupe, Liquid Nitrogen, Laryngoscope, IV Fluids, IV Access, Height / Weight Scales, Guedal Airways (Preferable disposable), Glucometer, Gloves - Disposable & Sterile, Eye Examination - Straining, Mydriatic, Local Anaesthetic, Eye Charts & Colour Blind Assessment, Endotracheal Tubes, Emergency Drugs, Emergency Bag, ECG (or availability for use), Ear Syringe and/or Cerumen Loops, Dressings, Dangerous Drugs Storage, Dangerous Drugs Registrar Book, Contaminated Waste Disposal, Baby Scales, Auriscope, 24 hour BP, Spirometry, Medtronic implantable pump refilling
Distance from Hospital 500 M
Hospital services ED, Obstetrics, theater, Inpatients, Community health
Hospital Admitting FALSE
Hospital Visiting GP registrars are expected to be involved in the hospital roster for inpatients and ED.
Hopsital On-call Yes, about 6 12 hour periods a month.
Demographic Area Rural, covering all ages. Cooma has one of NSWs lowest rates of unemployement
Community Lots of Community services, masses of sports, skiing, bush walking, biking, 3 supermarkets, lots of restaurants 4 primary schools, 1 secondary school.
Evening work Available on Monday night if interested - not required
Night work Yes, on-call at hospital, with full supervisor back up.
Weekend work Yes, At the hospital, about 1 weekend shift (12 hours ) a month
On Call Oncall for the practice and the hospital about 6 12 hour periods a month
House Calls Very occasional, less than 1 every 3 months expected.
Nursing Home Visits Yes, 2 aged care facilities in Cooma, Usually looked after by regular GPs.
Procedure room activity Yes, Excisions, implanon insertion and removal, mirena.
Adv Procedural Skills Yes, Obstetrics, ED and Anaesthetics.
Practice Manager Gayle Schouten
Practice Type General Practice

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