General Practice & SKIN CANCER CLINIC


97 Scarborough Beach Road
Scarborough  WA  6019
(cnr of Hinderwell Street)
Phone: (08) 9245 1912
Fax: (08)  9245 5260

COVID-19 Patient Alert

PLEASE DO NOT ENTER OUR CLINIC OR BOOK AN ONLINE APPOINTMENT IF:

*You have traveled overseas in the last 14 days OR

*You have had contact with a confirmed or suspected case of COVID-19 AND

*You are experiencing a fever, cough, sore throat or shortness of breath

Call Reception on 9245 1912 and you will be asked some questions, and provided information on what to do next.

For general queries and advice please call the Coronavirus Health Information Line on 1800 020 080 or visit www.health.gov.au

A MESSAGE FROM US TO YOU:

At The Woods Medical Centre we care deeply about the well-being of our patients, staff, and the communities in which we live and work.

Strict triage protocols are in place to ensure the health and safety of patients and staff are protected.

The Woods is adhering to guidelines set by the Australian Government, the Department of Health, and the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners.

We would like to reassure our patients the Practice operates under the highest level of infection control standards. This includes the strictest of hygiene controls, care and cleanliness in our Consulting Rooms, Reception area, Waiting Room and bathrooms.

Through the continuing uncertainty regarding COVID-19 pandemic The Woods will remain dedicated to providing safe health care to all our patients.

Telehealth Consultations

Telehealth Consultations are now available with all Doctors via phone or Skype. Please ring Reception to book your Telehealth Consultation. Currently these Consultations are Bulk Billed.

Your Doctor may still advise you to attend the Practice for various reasons e.g. if a physical examination is necessary or an immunisation due etc.

Please be reassured all necessary hygiene and distancing protocols are strictly observed, to make your attendance safe.

We are recommending all patients receive the 2020 Flu vaccine to prevent seasonal Flu.


Practice Hours

Monday to Friday

8:30am to 5:00pm

 

 AFTERHOURS - When our patients require a home visit outside the surgery opening hours, they can call our locum service direct:

WADMS After Hours Medical Care 9321 9133     http://www.doctorhomevisits.org.au

 DURING SURGERY HOURS -  We can arrange a home visit with WADMS during our surgery hours at our patient’s request. 



About Us

The Woods Medical Centre is a privately owned and operated medical practice that offers a full range of General Practice services and Skin Cancer Medicine.

We are a small practice with an emphasis on personal service and high quality medical care.

We are located in a heritage building on Scarborough Beach Road, Scarborough.

PRACTICE BILLING

We are a private billing practice. A discount is usually offered to Pensioners, Health Care Card holders and full-time students.

Accounts are payable on the day by credit card or EFTPOS. Your Medicare rebate can usually be processed at the same time by EasyClaim. For security reasons we cannot accept cash or give change.

Medicare Bulk Billing is offered to children 13 years and under.