Terralong Street Surgery

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Last modified 9/03/2015 15:47
Address 10/133 Terralong St
Suburb Kiama
Postcode 2533
State New South Wales
Branch Clinic
Phone 02 4233 1155
Fax 02 4233 1188
Email [email protected]
No. of Doctors 5 - Dr Natalia Bakhilova, Dr Jacqueline Pinson, Dr Sunil Vyas, Dr Hayley Glasson, Dr John Phipps
Opening Hours Monday to Friday: 8.30am - 5.30pm Saturday: 8:30am - 12pm Sunday: closed
Philosophy The Terralong Street Surgery is an award-winning practice, and registrars will be exposed to the innovative systems, processes and clinical approaches of a fully computerised practice that are central to its operation.
Training style - Conducting tutorials - Sit-in observations - Case discussions and outcome review - Regular patient advice when needed - Learning techniques for integrating patient and practice needs - Video recording of consultations, followed by discussion with supervisor - Library of MCQ tutorials for registrars on CD
Special Interest - Geriatrics - Paediatrics - Chronic conditions - Minor casualty services - Skin care - Women's health - Pathology on site
Support Team - Practice Manager: Christina Zur - 4 Receptionists: Julie Boulton, Sandra Dorling, Kelly King, Melia Zur - 4 Nurses: Josie Scott (EEN), Jenni Lyons (RN), Sheena Mcghee (RN), Sandra Bell (RN)
Allied Health Staff Visiting specialists in the areas of hearing, cardiac echo and colorectal surgery
Amenities - 6 consulting rooms - 2 procedure rooms - Luxury staff lounge with kitchen - Disabled access and toilet with baby change table - 6 toilets
Software Pracsoft and Medical Director
Internet TRUE
Patient Records Electronic
Medical Students TRUE
Equipment - ECG - Spirometry - Defibrillator - Electronic orthoscope - Electronic stethoscope - Panoptic ophthalmoscope - Dermatoscope
Distance from Hospital 16km to Shellharbour Public Hospital
Hospital services - Chronic conditions care and rehabilitation
Hospital Admitting FALSE
VMO rights at hospital Yes - at Shellharbour Private Hospital
Hospital Visiting Optional
Hopsital On-call No
Demographic Area The Kiama region has a high ageing population, with over 30% having an age greater than 50. However, the practice has a wide spread of patients from newborns to the elderly.
Community Kiama is a popular, seaside community 1.5 hours south of Sydney. A popular holiday and weekend destination.
Evening work Yes, but extremely rare
Night work Yes, but extremely rare
Weekend work Yes, 8:30am - 12pm Saturday
On Call Yes. The practice has an answering service which is constantly reviewed by the doctor on call. There is no bulk billing for on-call services,which naturally limits the number of calls.
House Calls Yes
Nursing Home Visits Yes
Procedure room activity ECG, wound stitching and dressing, plaster casting and removal, immunisations
Adv Procedural Skills Surgical (skin lesion removal, cystocele tapping, foreign body removal, chronic ulcer care)
Additional - We are a child-friendly practice - Consulting rooms are large and fitted out with antique partners desks - Practice has a wide range of medical literature available
Practice Manager Christina Zur
Practice Type General Practice

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