AVAILABILITY OF DOCTORS BY TELEPHONE
Doctors in this practice may be contacted by telephone during normal surgery hours. When doctors are with other patients messages will be taken. Your call will be put straight through to a doctor in an emergency.
Our Practice Nurse is available between 1-2pm Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday to give out results. If the results are urgent your doctor will call you. You can make a follow up appointment to discuss your results with your doctor.
From time to time, this practice invites patients to complete a questionnaire on their views of the practice and how it could be improved. These surveys are completely confidential and help us to improve our services.
If you are unhappy with any aspect of the care you receive from this practice, we are keen to know about it. Please feel free to talk to your doctor or the receptionist about any problems you have with the service we provide. You can also provide anonymous feedback through our suggestion box or . If, however, there is a problem you would prefer to take up outside, you may contact the Health Complaints Commissioner (26/570 Bourke Street, Melbourne 3000 1300 582 113).
Consultations are by appointments which may be made personally or by telephone. The usual appointment time is 15 minutes. if you need a longer appointment, please let the receptionist know.
Emergency cases will be given priority and some problems may take longer than the booked time. For these reasons, the doctor may be late but we will try to adhere to appointment times.
Please request a longer appointment for the following:
Cervical Screening Test, Counselling, Care plans (Chronic disease or Mental Health), Multiple Issues
If in doubt please ask reception
Practice Opening Hours
Tuesday – Thursday: 9:00-18:00
In the event of an emergency, please call 000