Shellharbour Medical Centre

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Last modified 29/07/2015 3:03PM
Address 2-6 College Avenue
Suburb Oak Flats
Postcode 2529
State New South Wales
Branch Clinic
Phone 02 4295 1333
Fax 42951666
Email [email protected] ; [email protected]
No. of Doctors 8
Opening Hours Monday to Friday 8.00AM- 6.00PM, Saturday 8.00 AM -12.00PM
Philosophy SMC is a fully intergrated computerised state of the art Medical Centre in the heart of Shellharbour, that is commited to medical education of Registras, Medical Students as well as Medical Research.
Training style Structured face to face weekly tutorials and case discussions. Parallel Consulting Opportunistic and corridor teaching Sit-In Observations Procedural skills teaching Video taping of consultation followed by discussion and feedback Fully equipped educational room ( book, cd's and online medical library) Pre Exam ( clinical ) preparation and role playing
Special Interest Medical Education / Research (Teaching Practice for Graduate school of Medicine , Univ of Wollongong ) . Preventative Medicine. Diabetes Clinic . Men's and Women's health. Child health and immunisaton. Travel Immunisation. Skin Cancer Checks.
Support Team Admin team at the centre - Suzi Albert - Vivian Gerges -Kathryn Miranda - Elizabeth Pontone - Adriana Pyrah - Jodie Mitchell(Receptionist Casual) Registered Nurses - Lea Gollop ( Full Time ) - Belinda Latham (Part Time) - Claire Stevens (Part Time) - Jeanette van Hees (Part Time) - Jennifer Smoulders (Part Time)
Allied Health Staff Remedial Massage Therapist, Visiting EEG Technician, Psychologist, Dr McGrath EEG Technician, Audiometry and Massage Therapy
Amenities More than 10 fully equiped consulting rooms Fully functional treatment room to accommodate two beds Fully equipped teaching facility Disable access and toilet with baby change table Public Facilities Car parking available on site Pathology collection rooom Two waiting areas Easy access to Stocklands Shellharbour Bus stop directly at our door step Staff room with modern kitchen facility Sterilisation Room
Software Best Practice
Internet TRUE
Patient Records Electronic
Medical Students TRUE
Equipment Auriscope, Baby Scales, Contaminated Waste Disposal, Dangerous Drugs Registrar Book, Dangerous Drugs Storage, Dressings, Ear Syringe and/or Cerumen Loops, ECG (or availability for use), Emergency Bag, Emergency Drugs, Eye Charts & Colour Blind Assessment, Eye Examination - Straining, Mydriatic, Local Anaesthetic, Gloves - Disposable & Sterile, Glucometer, Guedal Airways (Preferable disposable), Height / Weight Scales, IV Access, IV Fluids, Liquid Nitrogen, Magnifying Loupe, Measuring Tape, Nebulising Air Pump / Mask - Adult & Paediatric, Ophthalmoscope, Pap Smear Equipment, Patella Hammer, Peak Flow Monitor, Positive Pressure Oxygen / Bag & Mask, Pregnancy Testing, Proctoscope, Refrigerator - Dedicated, Refrigerator Minimum - Maximum Thermometer, Sharps Disposal, Small Cuffs & Large, Specimen Collection Tourniquet, Syringes/Needles, Transport Swabs, Viral Culture Media, Urine Containers, Paediatrics Urine Bags, Specula - Aural & Nasal, Sphygmomanometer - Standard and Large, Paediatric Cuffs, Sterilisation On Site - Dry Heat, Steam Under Pressure, Chemical Standards Check and Records, Stethoscope, Suction, Suture Instruments & LA, Thermometer, Torch, Tourniquet, Tuning Fork, Other (please specify) Diathermy, Spirometry, Coaguchek INR monitoring
Distance from Hospital 5kms
Hospital services Emergency Dept Mental Health Unit Inpatient Admission full surgical and medical cases Outpatient clinic Antenatal Clinic
Hospital Admitting FALSE
VMO rights at hospital N/A
Hospital Visiting No
Hopsital On-call No
Demographic Area
and 6am - 8am Monday to Saturday"
Night work N/A
Weekend work Saturdays 8.00 AM - 12MD on rotations .
On Call Illawarra Radio Doctors Service takes care and provides us with after-hour care of our patients - 42285522
House Calls N/A
Nursing Home Visits Yes
Procedure room activity Fully operational 2 beds treatment room with a full time nurses to assist with procedures.
Adv Procedural Skills
Practice Manager Lea Gallop
Practice Type General Practice

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