Leeton Medical Centre

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Last modified 4/09/2014 12:15
Address 11 Wade Avenue
Suburb Leeton
Postcode 2705
State New South Wales
Branch Clinic
Phone 02 6953 2699
Fax 02 6953 2887
Notes
Email [email protected]
Website
No. of Doctors 5
Opening Hours Mon-Fri: 9am-5pm (Phones open at 8am) Sat: 9am-11am (Urgent cases only)
Philosophy Rural family practice encompassing all aspects of patient care
Training style Supportive and interactive training environment with opportunity to pursue special interests
Special Interest Comprehensive general rural medicinge, preventative health care (i.e asthma, diabetics, etc...) surgical procedures, pre-post natal care and deliveries, women's health issues, anaesthetics, enhanced aged care, immunisation and records, comprehensive wound care.
Support Team Practice manager, admin staff, 3 registered nurses
Allied Health Staff Visiting psychologist and specialists
Amenities Modern practice, procedure room, individual dedicated consulting rooms for each doctor
Software Best Practice
Internet TRUE
Patient Records Both
Medical Students TRUE
Equipment Tuning Fork, Tourniquet, Torch, Thermometer, Suture Instruments & LA, Suction, Stethoscope, Sterilisation On Site - Dry Heat, Steam Under Pressure, Chemical Standards Check and Records , Paediatric Cuffs, Sphygmomanometer - Standard and Large, Specula - Aural & Nasal, Small Cuffs & Large, Sharps Disposal, Refrigerator Minimum - Maximum Thermometer, Refrigerator - Dedicated, Proctoscope, Pregnancy Testing, Positive Pressure Oxygen / Bag & Mask, Peak Flow Monitor, Patella Hammer, Pap Smear Equipment, Ophthalmoscope, Nebulising Air Pump / Mask - Adult & Paediatric, Measuring Tape, Magnifying Loupe, Laryngoscope, IV Fluids, IV Access, Height / Weight Scales, Guedal Airways (Preferable disposable), Glucometer, Gloves - Disposable & Sterile, Eye Examination - Straining, Mydriatic, Local Anaesthetic Eye Charts & Colour Blind Assessment, Endotracheal Tubes, Emergency Drugs, Emergency Bag, ECG (or availability for use), Ear Syringe and/or Cerumen Loops, Dressings, Dangerous Drugs Storage, Dangerous Drugs Registrar Book, Contaminated Waste Disposal, Baby Scales, Auriscope
Distance from Hospital 1.5 kms, 10 mins
Hospital services A & E, General/Surgical Obstetrics
Hospital Admitting FALSE
VMO rights at hospital Inpatient care medical and surgical, geriatrics, ED, elective surgery, obstetrics Dr Simon Wallace- Leeton District-Anaesthetics, Emergency Medicine
Hospital Visiting Yes
Hopsital On-call Yes
Demographic Area Town and shire population approx. 13500, farming and agricultural region
Community Town and shire population approx. 13500, farming and agricultural region
Evening work Yes. HOSPITAL ONLY VMO appointment involves after hours hospital roster No practice after hours work
Night work Yes. HOSPITAL ONLY VMO appointment involves after hours hospital roster No practice after hours work
Weekend work Yes. HOSPITAL ONLY VMO appointment involves after hours hospital roster No practice after hours work
On Call Yes. HOSPITAL ONLY VMO appointment involves after hours hospital roster No practice after hours work
House Calls As needed, doctors discretion
Nursing Home Visits Optional
Procedure room activity Depending on skills and interests individual doctor
Adv Procedural Skills No
Additional Long standing and experienced training practice with diverse group of rural doctors offering a well rounded and supportive environment for registrars
Practice Manager Donna Gordan
Practice Type General Practice

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