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Swansea General Practice

REGION: South
ACRRM: Unrestricted
RACGP: GPT3 + stages of registrar training
TYPE: General Practice
GPT3/4 Registrars - Expressions of Interest welcome here

practice details

RA Classification:
4
Accredited By:
RACGP & ACRRM
Accreditation Level:
GPT3 + stages of Registrar Training
Practice Hours:
9.00-5.00pm 5 days a week
Branch Practice:
Coles Bay (1 morning/fortnight)
Association Hospital:
May Shaw Health Centre 90 mins to LGH, 90 mins to RHH
Services offered by Hospital:
A&E
VMO rights:
Yes
Aged care/beds nursing home:
Yes 55 beds
No. of acute beds:
up to 4 (2 public, 2 private)
After Hour Assistance:
No
Practice Management Software:
Medtech 32
Electronic data/hard data/both:
Both
Internet Connection:
Yes
Billing Type:
Private Practice
% bulk billed, %gap, %private:
25% private, 75% Bulk bill
Practice protocols for billing:
BB 75
Practice Amenities:
Toilets, tea room
Building features:
New premises within the May Shaw building - spacious, windows
Parking available:
Yes
Medical students & other regs:
Med students taken regularly
Population served:
Township 800 - Swansea & Coles Bay
Demographic of population:
Retirees, rural - seaside
What is Commonly seen:
Aged care, diabetes, chronic diseases such as OA, IHD

staff details

Practice Manager:
Susan Kean
Number of Doctors:
2
Doctors Hours:
1st doc - 2 x 2.5 days & 1 full day 2nd doc - 2 x 2.5 days & 2 full days
Doctors Special Interests:
Men's health, emergency, general medicine, MBBS, FRACGP, Grad Dip Rual GP
Supervisor:
Dr Andrew Grove, Dr Camilla Byrne
Principal Supervisors Profile:
-
Coverage:
1 x practice nurse 1.5 days/week
What allied health available:
Visiting optometrist, podiatrist, counsellor, audiologist, physio
How many reception staff:
3 P/T

registrar details

Own Room for registrar:
No - 2 identical set up rooms
Expected hours for registrar:
2-2.5 days/week 9.00-5.00pm
Evenings:
On call once/week
Nights:
On call once/week
Saturday/Sunday/Public Holidays:
Nil
On call and frequency:
On call once/week
On call Support:
Yes - supervised at all times
Is part-time work available?:
Yes
Number of patients per hour:
1 per 15 minutes = 4 per hour
Practice training style:
Tailored to individual registrar
Method/forms of teaching:
Tutorials/bedside/corridor teaching
Procedures reg will be able to undertake during placements:
Minor ops, admitting and looking after inpatients
Learning resources available:
Library/internet
Safety features:
Yes, plus the security of the May Shaw Health Centre
Registrar Accommodation:
Yes
Nat Min Terms & Conditions - % for each term:
Negotiated
Period calculated 3/12 or 2/52:
Negotiated
Plus superannuation or including:
Negotiated

equipment

ECG:
yes
Slip Lamp:
-
Defibrillator:
-
Spirometry:
yes
Molemax or equivalent:
no, dermatascope yes

extra information

Practice ethos/philosophy:
Practice expectation of registrar:

Enthusiastic to experience rural medicine and rural life/communities

Information about town and facilities:
 

contact details

37 Wellington Street, Swansea 7190

Phone: 03 6257 8205
Fax: 03 6257 8067
Email:


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