St George Family Medical Centre – Wagga Wagga

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Last modified 24/03/2015 11:12
Address 23 Best St
Suburb Wagga Wagga
Postcode 2650
State New South Wales
Branch Clinic
Phone 02 6971 9009
Fax 02 6971 8481
Email [email protected]
No. of Doctors 2 full time, 1 part time registrar
Opening Hours Mon - Fri 8:30 am- 5:00pm Sat - 8:30 am to 11:30am
Philosophy We believe that there is much more to life than medicine and therapy. As We Believe that the important role provide a warm, supportive environment in which professionalism and sensitivity, loyalty, integrity, honest and mutual cooperation are standard values in all our interactions with one another and with all individual patients to provide comprehensive care and the therapeutic relationship with each individual so that we can address Our patients physical, mental, spiritual, and social need.
Training style Supervision (GPT1: 100% direct,on site supervision in the first month * from second month,80% of time on site 20% by phone * Supervisor available to attend if required GPT2 ) Supervision : Minimum 50% of time on site ,50% by phone , GP available to attend if required. * GPT3 and Extended skills: Supervision will be 25% on site , Balance by phone, supervisor will be available to attend if required. * In Practice Teaching Total 3 hours per week fro GPT1 (1) protected teaching time and (1) protecting for completion of gp star each week fort GPT1 (GPT2 Total 1.5 Hours per week * 1 hour protected teaching hours *Registrar to submit one case per month for review with supervisor * first 12 Month Registrar can see 2 to3 patients per hour , Our suitable range of clinical services consistent with Australian general practice are provided , including home visits, Nursing home visit, minor surgery, skin check-up, Immunisation and all chronic disease
Special Interest Diabetes, Skin check up ,minor surgery, children and women health
Support Team *Accredited Supervisor * Practice Manager *Registered Nurse *2 reception staff Pathology on-Site
Allied Health Staff *Dietician
Amenities *Our practice offers all range of primary health care to all patients who attend, * there is a suitably equipped room available for the registrar's work * Adequate administration staff to support all clinical team. * the practice provides access to professional development for all staff. * there is directory of contact details for support resources. Education clinical meeting monthly with different specialist . * private space is provided for teaching purposes. *System in place to protect teaching time. * wide range of medical reference materials available in hard copy and soft copy (CDs) and online for registrar's use Practice staff members: - are informed of the function and needs of the registrar, - Provide feedback to the GP on how the registrar interacts with them, and encourage the registrar to take an interest in aspects of practice administration. - There was recognition of the existing key role nurses play in the teaching of GP Registrars during their placements within general practices - Education clinical meeting monthly with different specialist. - There is a suitably equipped room available for the registrars work. - There is a directory of contact details for support resources, such as specialists - A private space is provided for teaching purposes. - Systems are in place to protect teaching time from interruptions. - The demands of the training post must not be excessive and the structuring of duty hours and on call schedules must consider the needs of patients, continuity of care and the educational needs of the registrar. - There are medical reference materials available in hard copy and on-line for the registrars use. - There are patient information materials available. The practice is able to function adequately without the registrar present - Excellent reputation for quality medical care and as a teaching practice - Vocationally registered specialist GP + IGPR + Full range of patients regardless their age, nationality, cultural, sex..etc - Chronic, Acute and Emergency presentations, in addition to preventative and general health. - Pathology on-site - Nursing homes, Home visit - Onsite Facilities for Tele health services with many different specialists in Sydney, Melbourne, and Brisbane in private room in our practice through special program. - Children, women, men health and age care - Family planning. - Palliative care home visits - All immunisations from birth to adult - Treatment room fully equipped for minor surgery, management wound, and all emergency equipment. - Full set up for acute Resuscitation - ECG, Spirometry, Audio, Minor Procedures - Pre-employment medicals, RTA medicals and professional licenses. Care plans, Team care arrangements, all preventive health, indigenous and refugees health assessment and over 75 home health assessments
Software Best Practice
Internet TRUE
Patient Records Electronic
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 Sterilisation Off Site - Local Hospital / Certified Sterilisation Provider Paediatric Cuffs Sphygmomanometer - Standard and Large Specula - Aural & Nasal Specimen Collection Tourniquet, Syringes/Needles, Transport Swabs, Viral Culture Media, Urine Containers, Paediatrics Urine Bags Small Cuffs & Large Sharps Disposal Refrigerator Minimum - Maximum Thermometer Refrigerator - Dedicated Proctoscope Pregnancy Testing Positive Pressure Oxygen / Bag & Mask Plastering Equipment Peak Flow Monitor Patella Hammer Pap Smear Equipment Ophthalmoscope Nebulising Air Pump / Mask - Adult & Paediatric Measuring Tape Magnifying Loupe Liquid Nitrogen 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 Blathermy Dangerous Drugs Storage Dangerous Drugs Registrar Book Contaminated Waste Disposal Baby Scales Auriscope
Distance from Hospital 1.1 Km (Via Edward St) /Sturt Hwy 2 min/A20
Hospital services Emergency and all other services
Hospital Admitting FALSE
VMO rights at hospital Yes, Dr Adel Solomon. Calvary Hospital
Hospital Visiting No
Hopsital On-call No
Demographic Area Wagga Wagga City is located in the Riverina region of southern New South Wales, about 450 kilometres south-west of Sydney and 460 kilometres north of Melbourne. Wagga Wagga City is bounded by Coolamon and Junee Shires in the north, Gundagai and Tumut Shires in the east, Tumbarumba, Greater Hume and Lockhart Shires in the south, and Narrandera Shire in the west. Population 59,463 Land area 482,536 hectares (4,825 Km2) Population density 0.12 persons per hectare
Evening work No
Night work No
Weekend work No
On Call Yes, for emergency
House Calls Home visit appointments can be made outside these times by prior arrangement with the receptionist at the discretion of the doctor.
Nursing Home Visits Yes
Procedure room activity Treatment room fully equipped for minor surgery with our registered nurse's support
Adv Procedural Skills No
Additional Our Practice do Nursing Home Visits regularly and as need it
Practice Manager Emma Solomon
Practice Type General Practice

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