Corrimal Family General Practice

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Last modified 2/02/2015 12:36
Address 69 Railway Street
Suburb Corrimal
Postcode 2518
State New South Wales
Branch Clinic
Phone 02 4283 4577
Fax 02 4283 1481
Email [email protected]
No. of Doctors 2 fulltime
Opening Hours Monday - Friday : 8AM - 6PM Saturday : 8AM - 1PM
Philosophy To provide the highest standard of patient care in a warm and friendly environment. Our clinical staff is committed to continuing medical education and all work as a team to provide comprehensive care of all our patients. We do no discriminate and treat all our patients with dignity and respect
Training style We believe in a hands on approach. Supportive medical staff with a focus on registrar needs. Dedicated teaching time. Access to a broad range of resources. Supportive and friendly staff.
Special Interest
Support Team 2 Full time Doctors Practice Manager 1 Registered Nurse 1 Enrolled Nurse 2 Reception Staff
Allied Health Staff Psychologist Dietician
Amenities 6 consultation rooms (incorporating 1 allied health consulting room) fully equipped treatment room patient bathroom with disability access large, bright waiting room disability access on site parking
Software Medical Director/Pracsoft
Internet TRUE
Patient Records Electronic
Medical Students TRUE
Equipment Auriscope, Baby Scales, Contaminated Waste Disposal, Dressings, Ear Syringe and/or Cerumen Loops, ECG (or availability for use), Emergency Bag, Emergency Drugs, Endotracheal Tubes, Eye Charts & Colour Blind Assessment, Eye Examination - Straining, Mydriatic, Local Anaesthetic, Gloves - Disposable & Sterile, Glucometer, Guedal Airways (Preferable disposable), Height / Weight Scales, Liquid Nitrogen, Magnifying Loupe, Measuring Tape, Nebulising Air Pump / Mask - Adult & Paediatric, Ophthalmoscope, Pap Smear Equipment, Patella Hammer, Peak Flow Monitor, Plastering Equipment, Positive Pressure Oxygen / Bag & Mask, Pregnancy Testing, Refrigerator - Dedicated, Sharps Disposal, Small Cuffs & Large, Specimen Collection Tourniquet, Syringes/Needles, Transport Swabs, Viral Culture Media, Urine Containers, Paediatrics Urine Bags, Specula - Aural & Nasal, Sphygmomanometer - Standard and Large, Paediatric Cuffs, Sterilisation On Site - Dry Heat, Steam Under Pressure, Chemical Standards Check and Records, Stethoscope, Suture Instruments & LA, Thermometer, Torch, Tourniquet, Tuning Fork, Other (please specify) foetal doppler
Distance from Hospital 10 minutes
Hospital services 10 min north - Bulli Hospital - walk in (A & E) 10 min south - Wollongong Hospital - full equipped teaching hospital
Hospital Admitting FALSE
VMO rights at hospital No
Hospital Visiting No
Hopsital On-call No
Demographic Area Corrimal is located 10 min north of Wollongong and 1 hour south of Sydney. We have a population of 6325 (Census 2011). T majority of residents are of working class background employed in the manufacturing industry and related trades, healthcare and retail. We treat 3rd and 4th generation patients. We pride ourselves on being a family general practice.
Community Corrimal has its own railway station located about 200 metres from the surgery as well as bus services which runs every 10 minutes close to the surgery. We are located next door to Stocklands Shopping Centre and Corrimal Plaza within walking distance. These house Woolworth, Coles, RTA, Post Office and a variety of specialty stores. There are a number of difference churches, Catholic, Anglican, Uniting, Orthodox close by and the Nan Tien Temple (the largest Buddhist Temple in the southern hemisphere approx 15 min drive. Public, primary and secondary as well as Catholic primary school are located in Corrimal. The Illawarra Grammar School, St Mary's Catholic (Girls), Edmund Rice College (boys), as well as Smith Hills High School (selective school), Christian School all located 15 min drive. TAFE and University of Wollongong also 15 min drive from Corrimal.
Evening work No
Night work No
Weekend work Yes Saturday 8AM - 1PM
On Call No
House Calls Yes
Nursing Home Visits Yes
Procedure room activity Minor surgery, ECG, Pathology collection, suturing,wound care, pap smears
Adv Procedural Skills No
Practice Manager Mary Rugiano
Practice Type General Practice

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