Braidwood Medical Centre

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Last modified 26/11/2013 12:01
Address 73 Monkittee Street
Suburb Braidwood
Postcode 2622
State New South Wales
Branch Clinic
Phone 02 48421034
Fax 02 48421027
Email [email protected]
No. of Doctors currently 3
Opening Hours Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm; Open to 6.30pm Wednesday & Thursday; Some Saturdays 9am to 12pm.
Philosophy Braidwood Medical Centre is committed to providing our patients with the highest possible quality of care by ensuring excellence in all aspects of our practice. We endeavour to provide the best and most current treatments, methods, materials and equipment within our resource capabilities to ensure patients receive the highest quality of care & service. At Braidwood Medical Centre our patients come first. Teamwork is highly valued and encouraged within the Practice to promote a harmonious and productive environment. Importance is placed in ethical and responsible behaviour to maintain the trust and loyalty of our patients and staff. We also recognise the importance of providing culturally appropriate care to our patients and strive to provide care in a positive setting at all times.
Training style Team approach to training.
Special Interest -The practice strives to provide quality, evidence based medical treatment to its patients with an emphasis on effective Chronic Disease Management. -Minor surgery (removal of skin lesions). -Teaching and Supervision of Medical Students.
Support Team -Practice Manager -2 P/T Receptionists -2 P/T Practice Nurses (with Immunisation & Womens Health Certification) -Manager & Accountant / Rural & Remote Medical Services Ltd.
Allied Health Staff Dietician; Psychologist; Sleep Apnoea Clinic; Ultrasound.
Amenities Braidwood Medical Centre is a new purpose built centre, opening its doors in February 2013. It comprises 3 consultation rooms; Practice Nurse office; 2 bay treatment areas; spacious reception and waiting areas, a staff room and utility room. Adjoining allied health centre with 2 consultation rooms,large reception area and space for pathology collection centre.
Software Pracsoft/Medical Director
Internet TRUE
Patient Records Electronic
Medical Students TRUE
Equipment Full range of essential equipment is available including ECG; Spirometry; Audiometry; digital camera and video equipment.
Distance from Hospital 50 metres
Hospital services Emergency Department - 5 acute beds. Nursing Home - 10 high care beds. Hostel - 16 low care beds. Community and Allied Health services. Braidwood is a Multi Purpose Health Service (MPS).
Hospital Admitting FALSE
VMO rights at hospital Available, shared VMO roster.
Hospital Visiting Yes
Hopsital On-call Yes
Demographic Area -Broad age range. -Babies to elderly. -Large number of patients with complex chronic care needs.
Community Braidwood is located approx. 1 hour from Canberra; 3 hours from Sydney; 2.5 hours from Snowy Mountains Ski fields and 45 minutes to the South Coast. See Braidwood Information website for further details:-
Evening work -Wednesday and Thursday to 6.30pm currently.
Night work -Via VMO on-call roster.
Weekend work -Some Saturdays in Practice. -VMO on-call roster.
On Call -Shared VMO on-call roster.
House Calls -Limited to town area.
Nursing Home Visits Yes
Procedure room activity -Booked procedures, Practice Nurse to assist.
Adv Procedural Skills
Practice Manager Deb Stinson
Practice Type General Practice

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