Culburra Beach General Practice

< Back to Training Posts

Name Culburra Beach General Practice
Last modified 5/12/2012 14:18
Address 14 The Lake Circuit
Suburb Culburra Beach
Postcode 2540
State New South Wales
Branch Clinic
Phone 02 4447 2450
Fax 02 4447 4191
Email [email protected]
No. of Doctors 2full time, 2 part time
Opening Hours Mon-Fri: 9am 5pm
Philosophy To provide quality, holistic, ongoing primary health care, recognising patient's physical, emotional and spiritual needs and responding in a Christian framework.
Training style Mixture of formal clinical training sessions with supervisors and informal case and topic discussion
Special Interest Aboriginal health Skin surgery Women's health Men's health Mental health Medical education Health nutrition Family planning Pregnancy care Clinical research
Support Team Full Time Practice Manager Mrs Sharon Allen; Part time receptionists, Mrs Liz Jankovic, Mrs Cindy Buchanan, Mrs Natalie Brown
Allied Health Staff Part time Practice Nurses, Angela Stallard, and Elizabeth Walden
Amenities Premises purpose built, completed Dec 2001 Fully equipped procedure room/emergency room Staff room Library
Software Best Practice
Internet TRUE
Patient Records Electronic
Medical Students TRUE
Equipment ECG, spirometer, defibrillator, steriliser, glucometer, oxygen, nitrous oxide, baby doppler, emergency trolley, hyfrecator, auriscope
Distance from Hospital 25km
Hospital services All clinical support, A+E, O+G, paediatrics
Hospital Admitting FALSE
VMO rights at hospital No VMO positions available
Hospital Visiting No
Hopsital On-call No
Demographic Area Our patient database covers a broad range of ages from new born to the elderly offering opportunity for a varied and interesting range of services including obstetrics, paediatrics, immunisations, childrens health, general health checks, chronic healthcare, mental health, palliative care, minor operative procedures, emergencies, aboriginal health and nursing home care.
Community Culburra Beach is a small seaside village with a population of approximately 3600 plus a catchment area totalling around 6000. The area has a small shopping centre, cafes, a club, ambulance station and a primary school. Culburra boasts 2 beautiful beaches, the Shoalhaven River and Lake Wollumboola with magnificent Jervis Bay only 15 minutes away. Plenty of opportunity for swimming, surfing, fishing and bike riding! Shame you have to work really!
Evening work Overnight on call midweek
Night work 0
Weekend work Shared with Nowra practices
On Call 1:10 weekends usually not busy
House Calls Yes
Nursing Home Visits Yes
Procedure room activity Skin surgery
Adv Procedural Skills
Practice Manager Sharon Allen

View Practice Teaching Plan

Click to enlarge images

CulburraBeachGeneralPractice1 CulburraBeachGeneralPractice2
CulburraBeachGeneralPractice3 CulburraBeachGeneralPractice4