Tura Beach Medical Centre

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Last modified 29/07/2015 3.41PM
Address 1 Golf Circuit
Suburb Tura Beach
Postcode 2548
State New South Wales
Branch Clinic
Phone 02 6495 9211
Fax 02 6495 9217
Email [email protected]
No. of Doctors 2
Opening Hours Monday - Friday: 8.45am - 5.30pm
Philosophy Personal Caring in a Quality Environment
Training style Observation + Hands On, Review and Discussion, Case Studies
Special Interest Family Planning & Pregnancy, Paediatrics
Support Team 3 Nurses, 4 Receptionists, 1 Office Manager + 1 Practice Manager
Allied Health Staff n/a
Amenities 2 Staff Toilets + Shower, 1 Kitchen, 2 Visitors Toilets
Software Medical Director & Pracsoft
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, Height / Weight Scales, IV Access, Liquid Nitrogen, Magnifying Loupe, Measuring Tape, Nebulising Air Pump / Mask - Adult & Paediatric, Ophthalmoscope, Pap Smear Equipment, Patella Hammer, Peak Flow Monitor, Plastering Equipment, 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, Sphygmomanometer - Standard and Large, Stethoscope, Suture Instruments & LA, Thermometer, Torch, Tuning Fork
Distance from Hospital 12km
Hospital services Emergency Department and Limited Surgical/Medical Wards
Hospital Admitting FALSE
VMO rights at hospital No
Hospital Visiting Optional
Hopsital On-call Optional
Demographic Area Large Proportion of Population 60 years +
Community Tura Beach overlooks Merimbula, has a new & expanded shopping centre. It has a stong building covenent to control heights & maintain quality in housing construction. A choice of public & private high schools in the area. Tura Beach has the highest socio-economic levels in the Bega Valley. It is recognised that Tura Beach is the fastest growing area in the Bega Valley & is central to Bega, Eden, Pambula, Batemans Bay & Canberra & the snowfields
Evening work no
Night work no
Weekend work no
On Call Yes, Doctors are available for out of hours visits to both Nursing Homes and Private Homes where necessary.
House Calls yes -shared with other doctors
Nursing Home Visits 3 monthly nursing home visits as arranged by RN at the nursing home. Weekly visit by each Doctor to attend to sick and/injured. Emergency visits available as required.
Procedure room activity Procedures undertaken by Doctor with nurse assistance, or by nurse under Doctor's supervision.
Adv Procedural Skills
Additional surgery hours & load arranged to provide time outside of work for a personal life
Practice Manager Steve Nimmo
Practice Type General Practice

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