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Northern Midlands Medical Services – Longford

REGION: North
ACRRM: Community - Primary Care
RACGP: All levels of Registrar Training
TYPE: General Practice
SKILLS: Extended Skills
DISCIPLINE: Aged Care, Disability Medicine
GPT3/4 Registrars - Expressions of Interest welcome here

practice details

RA Classification:
3
Accredited By:
RACGP, ACRRM
Accreditation Level:
All levels of Registrar Training
Practice Hours:
Monday to Friday 8am – 7pm, Saturday 8am – 12pm
Branch Practice:
Perth Doctors Surgery & Campbell Town Doctors Surgery
Association Hospital:
-
Services offered by Hospital:
-
VMO rights:
Yes
Aged care/beds nursing home:
Toosey Nursing Home - 50 beds
No. of acute beds:
2
After Hour Assistance:
GP Assist
Practice Management Software:
Best Practice
Electronic data/hard data/both:
both
Internet Connection:
NBN
Billing Type:
Private billing, bulk billing, reduced gap for Health Care Card holders
% bulk billed, %gap, %private:
50% bulk billed, 25% private, 25% reduced gap
Practice protocols for billing:
Bulk billed for pensioners and children under 16, Reduced gap for Health care card holders
Practice Amenities:
Patient toilets including disabled, staff toilets, wheelchair accessible, staff room, baby change table
Building features:
-
Parking available:
Street parking
Medical students & other regs:
Medical Students, Nursing Students and Registrars
Population served:
12,000
Demographic of population:
Children, families, elderly
What is Commonly seen:
General Practice Medicine, pregnancy care, childhood immunisations, chronic disease management, minor surgery, women’s health, preventative management

staff details

Practice Manager:
Paige Forrester
Number of Doctors:
12
Doctors Hours:
Full time and part time
Doctors Special Interests:
Supervisor:
Dr Michelle Rapley, Dr Fiona Joske, Dr Martin Hamilton, Dr Tim Flanagan and Dr Lucas Parry
Principal Supervisors Profile:
MB,BS FRACGP
Coverage:
Full
What allied health available:
Psychology, hearing services, neurology, lung function testing, Launceston Pathology
How many reception staff:
11

registrar details

Own Room for registrar:
Yes
Expected hours for registrar:
Full time and part time
Evenings:
Evening clinic on a rostered basis
Nights:
-
Saturday/Sunday/Public Holidays:
Saturday clinic on a rostered basis
On call and frequency:
-
On call Support:
No
Is part-time work available?:
Yes
Number of patients per hour:
2-4
Practice training style:
On site supervisor support at all times, weekly one on one and small group learning training sessions.
Method/forms of teaching:
Face to face, observing, group education, telehealth
Procedures reg will be able to undertake during placements:
minor surgery, fracture management
Learning resources available:
Library, paperbased & electronic, online learning,
Safety features:
Emergency response button in both treatment rooms, reception staff in attendance all sessions, duress alarm in all consulting rooms
Registrar Accommodation:
No
Nat Min Terms & Conditions - % for each term:
GPT 1 45%, GPT 2 & 3 50%
Period calculated 3/12 or 2/52:
-
Plus superannuation or including:
Plus Superannuation

equipment

ECG:
Yes
Slip Lamp:
No
Defibrillator:
Yes
Spirometry:
-
Molemax or equivalent:
No

extra information

Practice ethos/philosophy:

Northern Midlands Medical Service’s mission is to achieve a level of service and professionalism in the delivery of Health Care, medical and nursing to the people in the surrounding communities comparable to the expectations of world’s best practice.

Practice expectation of registrar:

Ability to work within the team and display competency in their role.

Information about town and facilities:

Longford Medical Centre is the main practice in the Northern Midlands Medical Services group of practices. Longford is only 20 minutes from Launceston and 10 minutes from Launceston Airport and only 7km’s away from one of our satellite surgeries – Perth Doctors Surgery. The town of Longford includes: Longford Primary School, Commonwealth Bank, 2 service stations, Hill Street Grocer Hub including a supermarket, post office, pharmacy, gift shop, Banjo’s bakery and Service Tasmania. Health Revival Longford Gym including a broad range of fitness classes, Longford RSL and Memorial Club, café’s and eateries. A short drive to fishing opportunities and about an hour away from the Great Lake.

 

 

 

 

contact details

28 George Street, Longford 7301

Phone: 03 6391 1170
Fax: 03 6391 2722
Email:

https://www.longfordmedical.com.au/


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