Lockridge Medical Centre

Phone:
(08) 6278 2555
Facsimile:
(08) 9377 3871
Email:
natalie.watts@lockridgegp.com
Street Address:
32 Weddall Rd
Lockridge, WA 6054
Training Region:
East Metropolitan
Accreditation:
RACGP
RA:
1
Outer Metro:
Yes

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Placement Availability

SemesterCapacityBasicAdvSub/Ex SkPT/FT
2014.1 1 Y Y Y P/T or F/T
2014.2 1 Y Y Y P/T or F/T
2015.1 FULL Y Y Y P/T or F/T
2015.2 1.5 Y Y Y P/T or F/T

Practice Staff


Open Times

Mon - Thu8:00am - 6:00pm
Fri8:00am - 5:15pm
Sat9:00am - 12:00pm

Practice Details

Total GPs:
9
Training Practice Since:
2003
Training Terms Accepted:
Advanced, Basic, Subsequent
Billing Arrangements:
Mixed
Trainee Consulting Room:
Own room

PHILOSOPHY / ETHOS

Lockridge Medical Centre is committed to the provision of quality medical care to the community of Lockridge and surrounding suburbs.  Established in 1978, the practice doctors and patients have contributed to the training of a generation of medical students and postgraduate doctors.  As a teaching practice, we work hard to maintain a high standard of care.

MISSION STATEMENT

To provide high quality health care to the people of Lockridge and surrounding areas.

ORGANISATIONAL STATEMENT

The practice seeks to function as an effective and efficient business with a clear sense of purpose in promoting healthcare to the community along with providing a high standard of clinical practice.  The practice is committed to quality assurance and continuing professional development for all staff and is aware of the special needs of certain groups, eg, Indigenous Australians, migrants/refugees, the elderly, the physically and intellectually disabled patients, the homeless and the mentally ill patients.  The practice is committed to being involved in the professional and local community and to adhering to professional standards through such activities as accreditation.

DEMOGRAPHY OF PATIENTS

Whole age range babies to very elderly combined with a broad ethnic mix, people with intellectual disabilities, Aboriginal patients and nursing home patients.

APPOINTMENT SYSTEM

The practice recently introduced our new "Same Day Appointment" system to help improve access to doctor appointments.  We are pleased to advise that our new "Same Day Appointment"  system is working well and we have been able to offer appointments on the same day requested in most circumstances.

WEBSITE

www.lockridgegp.com

PRACTICE AWARDS

Dr Nadine Perlen was awarded RACGP's, GP Supervisor of the Year award in 2009 for her work with General Practice training and education.

Lockridge Medical Centre was awarded AGPAL's, GP Practice of the Year 2009 and was also one of the seven national finalist for AGPAL's Safety and Quality Award 2009.

GP Registrar Activities & Opportunities

Evening workYes Night workNo
Weekend workYes On callNo
House callsOptional Hospital visitsOptional
Hospital admitting rightsOptional Nursing home visitsOptional
Other Allied Health professionalNo Minor proceduresOptional
Advanced procedural skillsNo Shared antenatel careYes
Enhanced primary careYes Practice NurseYes
ObstetricsNo AnaestheticsNo
Evening work 1-2/week, finish no later than 7pm. Weekend work once monthly – Sat morn only. Chronic Disease Nurse On Staff. Team of 5 Nurses, Asthma Educator On Staff.

IT Resources

Computerised patient notesYes Internet access in consulting roomsYes
Computerised prescribingYes Medical software usedMedtech 32