Clinical services

The doctors at EBMG provide the following:

  • Family medicine, including women’s and men’s health, paediatric and aged care.
  • Prevention and screening, including check-ups.
  • Chronic disease management, including asthma, cardiovascular disease and diabetes.  EBMG has a nurse-led diabetes review clinic.
  • Mental health care.
  • Shared ante-natal care.
  • Skin cancer checks and excision of skin lesions.
  • Childhood and travel immunisations.
  • Palliative care.
  • Sporting injuries.
  • Repair of lacerations and uncomplicated fractures, leg ulcer treatments.

 

Nursing care:

The EBMG nurses are Division I registered and have ongoing clinical education to maintain their nursing skills. The nurses assist the doctors with:

Health Assessments for patients over the age of 75 years.

  • Care plans and allied health referrals for patients with chronic diseases (under the Enhanced Primary Care program).
  • Veterans Affairs patients (Coordinated Veterans’ Care program).
  • Wound care.
  • Childhood immunisation – no appointment is required but all children are seen by a doctor prior to vaccination.
  • Travel immunisations (vaccines held in stock).

Nursing hours are 8.30 am to 5 pm Monday- Friday (but not between 1- 2 pm).