Dapto Healthcare

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Last modified 29/10/2013 12:12
Address Shop 1, 33-35 PrInces Highway
Suburb Dapto
Postcode 2530
State New South Wales
Branch Clinic
Phone 02 4261 1744
Fax 02 4262 8744
Email [email protected]
Website currently unavailable
No. of Doctors 3 Full Time, 1 Part-Time
Opening Hours 8.30AM - 5:30PM MONDAY-FRIDAY 8:30AM - 12:00PM SATURDAY 9AM - 12:00PM SUNDAY
Philosophy Our mission is to provide the highest standard of patient care whilst incorporating a holistic approach toward diagnosis and management of illness. We are committed to promoting health, wellbeing and disease prevention to all patients. We do not discriminate in the provision of excellent care and aim to treat all patients with dignity and respect.
Training style - Interactive & Flexible - Hands on consulting - Supervised and face to face consulting
Special Interest - Antenatal Shared Care Program - Early motherhood support - Wound Care - Chronic Disease Management - Mental Health Service - Diabetic Service - Respiratory Clinics - Pathology Services - Women & Mens Health - Dietitians Services - Minor Surgical Procedures - Vaccinations
Support Team - Practice Manager - 5 part-time Receptionists - Senior Receptionist - Junior Receptionist
Allied Health Staff - 2 Practice Nurses - Antenatal Nurse - Mothercraft Nurse - Dietitian - Relief Nurse
Amenities - Fully equipped treatment room - Staff Room - Practice Nurse Triage Room - 10 X Consulting Rooms - Onsite Pharmacy - Premises only a few years old
Software Medical Director 3
Internet TRUE
Patient Records Electronic
Medical Students TRUE
Equipment ECG machine Dermatascope Cryogenic Equipment Practice Video Camera Practice Digital Camera Soncaid Ear Syringing equipment Blood pressure monitors Opthalmoscopes and otoscopes Glucose monitors Scales - including Bariactric & Baby Scales
Distance from Hospital 10 to 15 minutes drive from Wollongong Hospital & 15 to 20 minutes drive from Shellharbour Hospital
Hospital services Full range of teaching hospital services.
Hospital Admitting FALSE
VMO rights at hospital No
Hospital Visiting No
Hopsital On-call No
Demographic Area The suburb of Dapto is home to around 30,000 people, with the major industry being manufacturing, and a majority of workers being technicians & trades workers. The practice has a wide range of patients. Ages vary from babies to the elderly presenting with a large variety of conditions.
Community Dapto has its own Railway Station and Bus access is available from most surrounding suburbs The shopping precinct has a Mall which has a wide variety of shops and amenities
Evening work Appointments are available up until 5.20pm.
Night work 0
Weekend work Practice hours for weekend are as follows: Saturday 8.30am to 12noon Sunday 9am to 12noon Work available upon request
On Call Negotiable 1 GP a member of local deputising service 1 GP on call - mobile phone contact.
House Calls House calls are provided to patients as required. Time allocated during the lunch break, after surgery or on weekends
Nursing Home Visits Yes
Procedure room activity Minor procedures such as skin lesions and mole removals, wound suturing, and wound care. Cauterisation of lesions. Ear syringing. ECG performed when required and pathologist unavailable.
Adv Procedural Skills
Additional Practice has a registered nurse who runs clinics for Diabetes, ATSI health checks, Healthy Bones Checks and Cardiovascular Disease
Practice Manager Petronella Burns
Practice Type General Practice

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