About Midwest Medical

about midwest

Our Practice

Our friendly staff, Helen (Business Manager), Nancy (Practice Administrator), Josie, Filomena, Carolyn, Maria, Rosa, Gaylene, Agnes and Bec, and practice nurses Annette, Sandra, Julia, Angela and Yole are available to make bookings or help in any way.

We have been accredited for the GP Training Program and will have Registrars and Interns on a rotational basis.

This practice welcomes your feedback, feel free to speak with our practice manager and doctors.

House Calls

If you are too sick to come to the surgery, we are available to visit you at home if you are a regular patient of the practice. Please phone 8348 0000. A gap payment may apply, please discuss with staff when booking a home visit.

After Hours

When the surgery is closed, please ring 8348 0000. An answering machine message will give information as to which number to call for after hours visits.

Telephones Calls

You can contact your doctor by ringing during surgery hours. Emergency calls will always be put straight through.
Privacy

All patient information and medical records are strictly confidential. Please speak to our staff or doctors if you have any queries regarding the privacy laws.

Services Available

  • Home visits
  • Check-ups
  • Family planning
  • Pap smears
  • Pregnancy tests
  • Ante-natal care
  • ECG: Heart check
  • Spirometry: Lung test
  • Counselling, Psychology
  • Vaccination: children
  • Travel medicine
  • Blood tests
  • Repair of lacerations and suturing
  • Skin cancers checks and removal.
  • Weight control, Nutrition advice
  • Sports medicine
  • Stop Smoking Assistance
  • Preventative medicine
  • Routine screenings / follow up
  • Patient information available
  • Diabetes education
  • Health assessments and Care Plans
  • On-site pathology
  • On-site basic Ultrasound
  • On-site Bone Density Scanning
  • Physiotherapy, Massage therapy
  • Podiatry
  • Cryotherapy

Fees - As of the 1st September 2017

Monday - Friday 8.00am to 5.00pm and Saturdays 9:00am to 1:00pm
Concession Card holders and children under 16 yeas of age will be bulk billed.

Monday - Friday After 5.00pm & Saturday after 1pm
A $15.00 gap will apply for all Concession Card holders.

Monday - Friday After 5.00pm & Saturday
Children under 16 years of age will be bulk billed.

Privately Billed Patients

A $25.00 gap will apply between 8am and 5:00pm weekdays

A $30.00 gap after 5:00pm weekdays and Saturdays

One gap only will be charged per family on each attendance.

Home Visits

$30.00 GAP

Referrals and Scripts Issued Without Doctor Contact

$20.00

Insurance and Workcover

Charged at the approved fees.

Travel Vaccinations

Fully accredited, Travel Vaccine Clinic, Including Yellow Fever.

All your travel vaccinations can be provided at Midwest Health. Make an appointment with one of our doctors to discuss your travel plans and be advised which vaccination you may require and the cost involved. One of our trained nurses will explain and administer the vaccine.


If you are experiencing financial problems and find it difficult to pay your account please speak to the doctor at the time of your consult.

The practice prefers all accounts to be paid in full on the day. All medicare claims are processed on line and your rebate can be paid into your nominated bank account within 48 hours if your account details have been registered with medicare. If you are experiencing financial difficulties we will accept the gap only on the day, your account will still be processed on line but you will receive a cheque from medicare which you will need to send or bring in to us as soon as received.