3 Nurses along with a dedicated Chronic Disease Nurse Manager.
Additional learning opportunities
Small group learning, Clinical meetings, Assisting with procedures
Supervisor special interests
Dr Woody Wu is a permanent full-time specialist General Practitioner and partner of The Elms, and has been at the practice since 1999. He is a graduate of Melbourne University, and is a Fellow of both the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners, and the Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine. He is a Visiting Medical Officer (VMO) with admitting rights at the Bacchus Marsh Hospital, and participates in the roster for the urgent care centre at the hospital. Woody holds the Diploma of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, and has interests in women’s and men’s health, orthopaedics, and paediatrics. He is a Medical Supervisor involved with training Registrars in the post-graduate General Practice Training Program, and is a former mentor for both the Rural Australia Medical Undergraduate Scholarship (RAMUS) Scheme and the National Rural Faculty of the RACGP. Woody is an examiner for the Fellowship examination of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners, and a Senior Clinical Lecturer and examiner at the Deakin University School of Medicine. He has completed a Graduate Diploma in Family Medicine, as well as a Graduate Diploma in Rural General Practice/Fellowship in Advanced Rural General Practice, and has a Masters degree in Family Medicine through Monash University. He has also achieved the Diploma in Child Health through The Children’s Hospital, Westmead and The University of Sydney
Dr Rob Hosking is a permanent full-time specialist General Practitioner and founding partner of the practice. A graduate of Melbourne University, he is a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners, and holds the Diploma of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists. He is a Visiting Medical Officer (VMO) with admitting rights at the Bacchus Marsh Hospital. Rob has special interests in men’s health (including performing vasectomies), women’s health, antenatal care, paediatrics and skin conditions. He is actively involved in training Registrars as a Medical Supervisor of the post-graduate General Practice Training Program, is a Senior Clinical Lecturer at the Deakin University School of Medicine, and has mentored medical students as part of the John Flynn Scholarship Program. Rob is a past examiner for the Fellowship examination of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners, and has a keen interest in the use of computers in general practice, having previously completed a Graduate Certificate in Health Informatics from Monash University. He holds memberships in the e-Health and Practice Systems Expert Committee of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners, and the National Prescribing Service e-Health and Decision Support Advisory Group.
General Facilities / Services
We offer the township of Bacchus Marsh a family medical centre where patients receive reliable, quality and complete health care. We have a wide range of services, including clinic nurses, pathology collection, psychologists, podiatry, women’s diagnostic ultrasound, echocardiography, and dietitian. Visiting regularly is a specialist general surgeon, a specialist general physician/endocrinologist, a specialist cardiologist, a specialist vascular surgeon and a specialist gynaecologist. We are also a Government registered provider of Yellow Fever vaccination for travellers to affected regions of Africa, and Central and South America.
See our website www.theelms.com.au for more details about “The Elms”