Wangaratta Medical Centre
|Number of doctors||6|
|Number of supervisors||2|
|Number of visiting specialists||0|
|Number of rooms||7|
|Allied health professionals||Australian Clinical Labs Collection Centre on Saturdays|
Registered Nurses x 3
Enrolled Nurse x 1
2 FTE nursing support Monday to Friday
Sports medicine, Palliative Care, Medical Education, Women’s Health, Paediatrics, Aged Care, Lactation and Minor Surgery.
Child and Adolescent Health
Chronic Disease Management
Cryotherapy -Liquid nitrogen -‘freezing’ therapy
Family planning, Geriatric Care
Health Assessments, Healthy Heart Checks
Home and in nursing home visitations
Insertion and Removal of IUDs and Implanon
Men & Women’s health
Minor surgery inc. skin cancer surgery
Resection of Ingrown Toenails
Skin Checks and skin cancer surgery
Tongue Tie/Lip Tie Assessment and release
Travel Medicine including Yellow fever vaccinations
|Practice opening hours||Monday - Friday 8.30am - 6.00pm Saturdays: 9.00am - 12.00pm|
|College Requirements||Full time training requires 38 hrs per week employed averaged over 4 weeks. Less than 38 hours per week employed is part time training.|
|Saturday and Sunday work||1.4 ratio as per roster. Saturdays: 9.00am-12.00pm Clinic not open on Sunday|
Clinic not opened on public holidays.
Nursing, Hospital, Institutional and Home visits are available for patients who can not attend and reside within reasonable travelling distance. On a need-as-basis.
Vehicle and driver licence apply.
Northeast Health, Wangaratta
Wangaratta Private Hospital (Ramsay Health Care)
Most of our Doctors have VMO status.
Hospital admission rights/ privileges are granted via the credentialing process through the Health Care services.
We offer a 24 hour, 365 days medical care service with 3 other practices whom we share an on-call arrangement on a rostered basis.
The Wangaratta Medical Centre is responsible for covering Wednesday nights and every 3rd Thursday.
We do approximately 9 weekends on call a year which again is shared between the other GP’s in our practice.
|Public transport||Bus & Rail services|
|Nearest airport||Domestic- Albury & Melbourne Airports. International: Melbourne Airport|
|Access and distances to major centres or nearby towns|