Warrawong Medical Surgery

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Last modified 9/10/2013 18:09
Address 43 King Street
Suburb Warrawong
Postcode 2502
State New South Wales
Branch Clinic
Phone 02 4275 1800
Fax 02 4275 1802
Notes
Email [email protected]
Website N/A
No. of Doctors 5
Opening Hours Monday - Friday: 8am to 6pm Saturday - 8am to 12pm
Philosophy WMS believes in a holistic approach to medicine.
Training style Formal and informal, opportunistic and corridor teaching;paraallel consultations, reviews, debriefing; observation; procedural skills training; case discussion and review; online resources
Special Interest All areas of general medicine. Minor procedures. Dr Parrish - pilot medicals, scuba diving medicine, sports medicine.
Support Team Enrolled Nurses x 2 Registered Nurse Medical Receptionists x 4 Practice Manager
Allied Health Staff Counsellor / Occupational Therapist Dietician Audiologist Podiatrist
Amenities Internal toilet for staff and patient drug testing. Outside toilets for patients. Kitchen facilities.
Software Medilink, Medical Director
Internet TRUE
Patient Records Both
Medical Students TRUE
Equipment Treatment Room: ECG, Spirometry, Audio, Autoclave, Scales (baby and adult), Air Viva resuscitator, Oxygen, Nebuliser, BP machine, holter monitor, glucometer, Emergency drugs
Distance from Hospital 07 kms to Port Kembla Hospital. 9.5 kms to Wollongong Hospital
Hospital services Port Kembla - rehab, drug & alcohol, sexual health Wollongong Hospital - emergency department, operating theatres, nuclear medicine, medical and surgical wards, anti-natal and pre-natal, MAC unit.
Hospital Admitting FALSE
VMO rights at hospital None
Hospital Visiting Optional
Hopsital On-call No
Demographic Area Multi-cultural population, industrial area..WMS cares for 2nd to 4th generation famlies as well as occupational health.
Community
Evening work Attend residential aged care facilities.
Night work
Weekend work Surgery open: 8-12pm on Saturday
On Call On-call roster with Wollongong Radio Doctor service. On-call roster for Kembla Grange race course.
House Calls At docotrs discretion - mainly for palliative patients,
Nursing Home Visits Yes
Procedure room activity Care plans, dressings, vaccinations, assist Drs with minor operations, audio, ecg, spirometry, holter monitoring, pre-employment medicals.
Adv Procedural Skills
Additional
Practice Manager Sharon Hurry
Practice Type General Practice

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