Roth’s Corner Medical Centre

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Last modified 16/03/2015 11:54
Address 2 The Parade
Suburb Tumbarumba
Postcode 2653
State New South Wales
Branch Clinic
Phone 02 6948 2015
Fax 02 6948 3361
Email [email protected]
No. of Doctors 1 - Dr. Nadesh Pakkiyathurai
Opening Hours 8.30am to 5.30pm - Monday to Friday 9.00am to 12.00pm - Saturday
Philosophy Roths Corner Medical Centre is committed to providing its patients with the highest standard of care for the benefit of each patient's health and well being.We will do this by incorporating an holistic approach toward diagnosis and management of illness in a supportive and pleasant environment. This practice is committed to promoting wellness and disease prevention to all patients. We do not discriminate in the provision of excellent care and aim to treat all patients with due respect.
Training style Informal discussions Dedicated Teaching time Staff/Clinical meetings Direct Observation
Special Interest Pre-employment Medicals Preventative Health Checks On site Pathology Collection centre Chronic Disease Management Telehealth Consultations Women's Health
Support Team 1 Practice Manager, 1 Practice Nurse, 1 Receptionist
Allied Health Staff Visiting Diabetic Educator, Dietician, Psychologist, Dentist, Podiatrist, Optometrist
Amenities Purpose built Medical Centre with 3 Consultation rooms, Allied Health rooms, Practice Manager's office, Staff room and Treatment room. Fully accredited AGPAL Practice. Ambulance access and disabled parking sites and access.
Software Best Practice Management & Clinical, Argus, Medisecure
Internet TRUE
Patient Records Electronic
Medical Students TRUE
Equipment Spirometer, Audiometer, 12 lead ECG, Purpose built vaccine fridge,Cryospray, Steriliser, Dermatoscope, Electronic Ear Irrigator, Coagu-chek, Oximeter,Oxyviva.
Distance from Hospital 5 minutes
Hospital services A&E, Acute care, Nursing Home and Hostel
Hospital Admitting FALSE
VMO rights at hospital Yes. Required for on-call roster - in-patients and A & E
Hospital Visiting Yes
Hopsital On-call Yes
Demographic Area Mainly agricultural (orchards, vineyards, blueberries, sheep, cattle) and Forestry related employment. Large Timber mill is main employer for town. Patients range from paediatrics to geriatrics. Itinerant population during summer months for seasonal work in agriculture.
Community Pro-active community with good cultural and tourist activities. Lots of sporting groups that are well supported. Good facilities for a small rural township.
Evening work On-call Hospital VMO
Night work On-call Hospital VMO
Weekend work On-call Hospital VMO
On Call 1 week in three weeks with phone support from GP Supervisor and Wagga Wagga Base Hospital
House Calls When necessary
Nursing Home Visits Yes
Procedure room activity Minor surgery, ECG's, Audiometry, Spirometry, immunisations by Practice Nurse
Adv Procedural Skills Emergency Care
Additional Telehealth Consultations with Specialists
Practice Manager Gayle Netherwood
Practice Type General Practice

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