Illawarra Medical Services

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Last modified 12/08/2014 11:12
Address Shop 2 Winnima Way
Suburb Berkeley
Postcode 2506
State New South Wales
Branch Clinic
Phone 02 4271 1899
Fax 02 4271 2602
Notes
Email [email protected]
Website
No. of Doctors 7
Opening Hours Monday - Friday 8am - 6pm Sat. Sun & Public Hols 8am - 12pm Closed only on Christmas, New Year and Good Friday
Philosophy
Training style - Introductoy sessions in the use of Best Practice software - Conducting tutorials - Face to face teaching - Case discussions and outcome review - Video recording of consultations, followed by discussion with supervisor
Special Interest - Chronic conditions - Skin care - Women's health - Men's health - Minor casualty services - Geriatrics - Family health - Preventative medicine
Support Team Practice Manager, 2 Full-time Experienced Practice Nurses and1 CAS RN, Reception Staff
Allied Health Staff Dietician, Exercise Physiologist, Podiatrist, Physiotherapist, Psychologist, Clinical Psychologist
Amenities -11 Fully equipped consult rooms -5 bed medical treatment room -Modern Kitchen -Conference Room - Ramp access for disabled and ambulances. - Disabled Toilet - Ample car parks - 2 Waiting Rooms - Pathology attached - Children's play area
Software Best Practice
Internet TRUE
Patient Records Electronic
Medical Students TRUE
Equipment Our practice also has the necessary medical equipment to ensure comprehensive primary care and resuscitation. In addition our practice has the following equipment incl. Audiometry, ABPI Doppler, Foetal Doppler, Paediatric Scales, Spirometry, Electrocardiograph
Distance from Hospital 11 kms
Hospital services
Hospital Admitting FALSE
VMO rights at hospital Nil
Hospital Visiting No
Hopsital On-call No
Demographic Area We operate in an economically under privileged area, a large percentage of our patients are pensioners and health care card holders. We service many families, pensioners, indigenous Australians and refugees.
Community -Berkeley is close to Wollongong and approximately 1/2 hours drive south of Sydney. -Wollongong is located within easy distance of beautiful sur beaches and the lake Illawarra. - Excellent private schools, public schools and the University of Wollongong. - Numerous entertanment venues which include a variety of cafes and restaurants, live theatre and movie theatres - Berkeley/Wollongong is surrounded by numerous scenic parks.
Evening work Closed at 6pm Mon - Friday
Night work No
Weekend work Saturday, Sunday & Public Holidays 8am-12pm Closed only on Christmas Day, New Year's Day and Good Friday
On Call Afterhours & Emergency Wollongong Radio Doctor 4228 5522
House Calls Doctors at this practice make home visits at their discretion.
Nursing Home Visits Yes
Procedure room activity Wound care, minor operations, Immunisations, Vaccinations, ECG's, Spirometry's, ABPI's, Audiometry's, Plastering, Suturing, Observation prior to hospital transfer, Antenatal Care
Adv Procedural Skills Insertion of Implanon, Minor Operations, Dislocations, CPR, Cannulation, Wedge Resections, Travel Medicine, Intubation, Defibulation
Additional Our practice has all the basic equipment and emergency drugs expected in a general practice. This equipment is maintained to a safe and serviceable condition at all times. Our practice also has the necessary medical equipment to ensure comprehensive primary care and resuscitation.
Practice Manager Pam O'Connell
Practice Type General Practice

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