Isabella Plains Medical Centre

< Back to Training Posts

Last modified 8/10/2013 14:29
Address 9 Arakoon Street
Suburb Isabella Plains
Postcode 2905
State Australian Capital Territory
Branch Clinic
Phone 02 6292 8899
Fax 05 6292 7615
Email [email protected]
No. of Doctors 6 Full-Time & 8 Part-Time
Opening Hours Mon-Fri: 8:00am to 8:00pm Saturday: 9:00am to 6:00pm (on demand) Sunday: 9:00am to 1:00pm (on demand)
Philosophy As an established practice of 20 yrs,we aim to provide the highest standard of patient care whilst incorporating a holistic approach toward diagnosis and management of illness. We are committed to providing 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. We have a proven committment to high quality teaching.
Training style Tailored to suit individual needs. Our GP's are experienced at teaching all levels of Registrars. We have a dedicated teaching coordinator and will ensure all Registrars receive their allocated teaching time
Special Interest Aboriginal Health Acupuncture After hrs medical service Childhood immunisation Chronic Disease Management Counselling Diabetic Care Mental Health Support Mens health Occupational Medicine Podiatry Psychology Services Pre Diabetic Assessment Pre -employment Medicals Skin clinic Sports Medicine Travel Vaccination Womens health 4 yr old health checks 45-49 Health Checks 75 & over health checks Drivers Medical Home Visits Insurance Medicals
Support Team Receptionists Practice Manager
Allied Health Staff 8 Practice Nurses 5 Psychologists Podiatrist Diabetic Educator Dietician
Amenities Treatment Room Staff Lunch Room/Staff training room
Software Medical Director and PracSoft
Internet TRUE
Patient Records Electronic
Medical Students TRUE
Equipment Steriliser, ECG, Heartstart defibrilator, Suction equipment, oxygen, Pulse oximeter, Spirometer,INR machine, glucometer. Equiped for minor procedures including diathermy. Vaccine fridge. Equiped for application and removal of plaster casts
Distance from Hospital 10 min drive
Hospital services Major Tertiary Referral Hospital for ACT and Southern NSW
Hospital Admitting FALSE
VMO rights at hospital N/A
Hospital Visiting No
Hopsital On-call No
Demographic Area Canberra has the highest level of per capita income in Australia with some pockets of disadvantage. 86% of Tuggeranong residents are aged under 60. Our Practice deals with people of all ages and social standing.
Community Our Practice is co located with a Pharmacy and a Pathology . Radiology Services within 5 min drive.We are located within a 5 min drive to the town centre of Tuggeranong, Major shopping centre, lake, easy access to walkways and bike paths. Easy 15min commute to centre of Canberra. 2hr drive to coast, 2 hr drive to Snowy Mountains.
Evening work Optional
Night work This practice is affiliated with CALMS
Weekend work Optional
On Call This practice is affiliated with CALMS
House Calls Optional
Nursing Home Visits Optional
Procedure room activity All our GP's, including our dedicated skin and skin cancer specialist, perform skin biopsy and excisions. Other activity includes insertion of hormone implants and Implanon, removal of foreign bodies, repair of lacerations, application and removal of plaster casts and ear syringing
Adv Procedural Skills
Practice Manager Debra Aichinger
Practice Type General Practice

View Practice Teaching Plan