Woonona Medical Practice

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Last modified 2/03/2015 13:32
Address 44 Hopetoun Street
Suburb Woonona
Postcode 2517
State New South Wales
Branch Clinic
Phone 02 4283 3433
Fax 02 4233 1955
Email [email protected]
Website www.woononamedical.com.au
No. of Doctors 10
Opening Hours Mon - Fri 8:00am to 06:30pm Saturday 8:30am to 2:00pm
Philosophy We are committed to promoting wellness through disease prevention. We aim to treat all patients without discrimination and with respect to all.
Training style Interactive and needs based
Special Interest Skin Cancer Clinic, Stewart�s interests include asthma, procedural medicine, emergency medicine, paediatrics, mental health, geriatrics, chronic pain, men's health, orthopaedics
Support Team 10 General Practitioners, including 5 Associate Doctors and 5 tenant Doctors, practice manager, reception staff and 3 registered nurses
Allied Health Staff Audiologist, Upper GI consultant, Pharmacist, Psychologists, Cardiovascular Sonographer, Podiatrist, IVF � Fertility,Clinical Hypnotherapist, Urologist, Oesteopath, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Sleep consultant, Exercise Physiologist, Dietitian, Acupuncturist
Amenities Staff and patient toilets, fully equipped lunch room, kitchenette. Boardroom for meetings
Software Best Practice
Internet TRUE
Patient Records Electronic
Medical Students TRUE
Equipment Auriscope Baby Scales Contaminated Waste Disposal Dangerous Drugs Registrar Book Dangerous Drugs Storage diathermy Dressings Ear Syringe and/or Cerumen Loops ECG (or availability for use) Emergency Bag Emergency Drugs Endotracheal Tubes Eye Charts & Colour Blind Assessment Eye Examination - Straining, Mydriatic, Local Anaesthetic Gloves - Disposable & Sterile Glucometer Guedal Airways (Preferable disposable) Height / Weight Scales IV Access IV Fluids Laryngoscope Liquid Nitrogen Magnifying Loupe Measuring Tape Nebulising Air Pump / Mask - Adult & Paediatric Ophthalmoscope Pap Smear Equipment Patella Hammer Peak Flow Monitor Plastering Equipment Positive Pressure Oxygen / Bag & Mask Pregnancy Testing 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 Specula - Aural & Nasal Sphygmomanometer - Standard and Large Paediatric Cuffs Sterilisation Off Site - Local Hospital / Certified Sterilisation Provider Sterilisation On Site - Dry Heat, Steam Under Pressure, Chemical Standards Check and Records Stethoscope Suction Suture Instruments & LA Thermometer Torch Tourniquet Tuning Fork Desirable Equipment Digital Camera Video Equipment
Distance from Hospital 492m
Hospital services Multidisciplinary Geriatric Outpatient services ACAT/ITACs Dental Community Nurses ENT surgery Aged care Urgent Primary Care Centre for minor illness and injury Physiotherapy Occupational therapy Dietician Social work Neuropsyche Podiatry ENT clinic
Hospital Admitting FALSE
VMO rights at hospital No
Hospital Visiting No
Hopsital On-call No
Demographic Area Population of 11,442. The median/average age of Woonona is 40 years, 1.79% are indigenous. 5.2% are unemployed.
Community Regional City, coastal beaches 1 hour south of Sydney. Coal mining area.
Evening work Yes. Practice closes at 6:30pm. Each Doctor takes a turn in working until the close time each week
Night work No
Weekend work Yes, Share in Saturdays usually 1 in 5 from 8:30am - 12pm (soon to be 2pm)
On Call Yes, Dr On call is our 'Emergency Doctor' Each day a different doctor is allocated to be Dr on call and it's their responsibility to take charge in an emergency or see a home visit if the usual Dr is not available
House Calls Yes, Only patients of the practice and in the local area.
Nursing Home Visits Yes
Procedure room activity Yes, we have two fully equipped treatment room for minor procedures. Our practice nurses assist with the procedures.
Adv Procedural Skills No, Dr Ella Cameron has a skin cancer clinic on a Friday afternoon where she does minor surgeries
Additional Some of our doctors do Nursing Home Visit to local nursing homes.
Practice Manager Carmel Kyle
Practice Type General Practice

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