Waramanga Medical Centre

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Last modified 9/10/2013 18:05
Address Shop 3 Warramanga Shopping Centre Damala St
Suburb Waramanga
Postcode 2611
State Australian Capital Territory
Branch Clinic
Phone 02 6288 1855
Fax 02 6288 1316
Email [email protected]
No. of Doctors 9 Part-Time
Opening Hours 8am-5.30(Monday to Friday) 9am-12noon (Saturday)
Training style 2 Offical GP Supervisors, all other senior doctors also enjoy teaching and are friendly/approachable. Case studies as well as opportunistic teaching during session times. We have experience supervisor/teaching basic to mentor registrars.
Special Interest Nursing Home, hostel and retirement village also plenty of paediatrics, antenatal care, women's health, palliative care, mental health care, preventative care, removal of lesions as well as public health.
Support Team Practice Principle and senior receptionists share manager role. 6 P/T receptionists some with clinical background.
Allied Health Staff 2 Nurse's job share school hours ( 1 does 4 days per week, the other 1 day.) Podiatrist and Dietician and Nurse Practitioner.
Amenities Practice purpose built, pleasent surrounds, kids play area, exceptionally well equipped procedure room including Maggy light and adjustable bed, large lunch/meeting room....REAL coffee always brewing
Software Medtech
Internet TRUE
Patient Records Electronic
Medical Students TRUE
Equipment Adjustable bed in treatment room, Maggy light, BP machine and thermometer provided for each room.
Distance from Hospital The Canberra Hospital is a 10 mintue drive, excellent for Grand Rounds, A/H ED sessions available
Hospital services A & E, O & G, Geriatrics. The Canberra Hospital is a Tertiary teaching Hospital
Hospital Admitting FALSE
VMO rights at hospital
Hospital Visiting No
Hopsital On-call No
Demographic Area
Evening work We usually book our last patient in at 5.15pm
Night work
Weekend work Saturday mornings 1 in 4 -9am - 12
On Call No after hours,
House Calls We use GPAD for house calls, but you may be required to tag along with senior Dr to visit Nursing Home etc
Nursing Home Visits Yes
Procedure room activity Room booked electronically by Dr's as required. Nurses available for procedures.
Adv Procedural Skills Dr Watson and Dr Turton and Dr Cameron perform surgical procedures.
Practice Manager Chris Whyte
Practice Type General Practice

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