Our mission is to provide the highest standard of patient care whilst incorporating a holistic approach toward diagnosis and management of illness.
We are committed to promoting health, wellbeing and disease prevention to all patients. We do not discriminate in the provision of excellent care and aim to treat all patients with dignity and respect.
Dapto Healthcare Medical Centre Practice hours are:
Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday 8.30am to 8.00pm by appointment
Thurs & Friday 8.30 am to 5.30 pmby appointment
Saturday 8.30 to 12 noon with no appointment required
Sunday 9.00 to 12 noon with no appointment required
Please be advised that practice hours are subject to change depending on doctor availability
Appointments are booked for 10 minutes. If you believe you will require more time, or more than one person is to be seen during your appointment, please notify the reception staff at the time of booking - prior to your appointment time. Dr's in this practice are extremely busy and prior arrangements can save disappointment.
Phone calls to Doctors are Triaged by reception staff and forwarded only by the acceptance of the Doctor.
EMERGENCIES WILL TAKE PRIORITY.
We are a Bulk Billing General Practice to all patients who attend with a current Medicare Card. A minimum fee of $60 will apply to all patients who attend without a Medicare card or who attend without a valid Medicare card.
Dapto Healthcare Doctors also attend local Nursing Homes on a regular rotating roster.
All occupational health assessments, including medical reports, will incur a minimum fee of $165.00 (GST Inclusive)
This practice is a member of the Federal Government Practice Incentive Program and is fully Accredited.
All medical staff are vocationally registered and committed to ongoing education to ensure that all are up-to-date in the latest medical management.
Dapto Healthcare is a teaching practice and has a close relationship with University Of Wollongong with nursing students and medical students coming into the practice which may be involved in consultations with the patients consent.
The practice is also involved in the ongoing training of Medical Registrars in General Practice.
Dapto Healthcare is also affiliated with GP Synergy, who provide General Practice Registrars within our surgery.
General Practice Registrars that are interested in a placement should contact GP Synergy.
DAPTO HEALTHCARE PRIVACY STATEMENT:
This Practice complies with Federal and State Privacy Legislation and Standards set out in the RACGP Handbook for the Management of Health information in Private Medical Practices.
Information disclosed in consultations will remain confidential and will not be disclosed to a third party without written consent except:
* In an emergency
* Where disclosure is necessary due to risk of harm without treatment and you are unable to give consent
* Where compelled by law to disclose information
Dapto Healthcare has a written policy on personal health information - this policy is available to all patients upon request.
Doctors and staff collect information from patients primarily to provide proper care and treatment.
If you would like to be considered for future positions, please forward your CV to: