Mobile Clinic

Bega Garnbirringu’s Mobile Clinic aims to deliver the same services as a GP Clinic, effectively acting as an AMS on wheels. These Services include:

 

Adult & Child Health Checks

Diabetes Screening

Chronic disease management

Urine testing

Blood testing

Audiology testing

Medication dispensing

Plus other allied health providers as available

 

About Us

Bega Garnbirringu Health Service is funded by Federal and State Government to provide a primary health care service to ATSI people. However, any person with a valid health care card is eligible for access to health care services.

 

Follow Up

The Mobile Clinic staff will arrange follow up with local health practitioners where possible. This will only be done if the patient agrees to their health information being shared.

 

Appointments

Appointments are not necessary to visit the mobile clinic. A specific appointment time can be arranged by calling the mobile clinic coordinator 08 9022 5500.

Long consultations are also available if these have been arranged prior to the visit by calling the mobile clinic coordinator 08 9022 5500.

 

Fees and Billing Arrangements

Bega Garnbirringu Health Service bulk bills for all consultations. Please bring your Medicare Card and Health Care/Pension Card with you.

 

Confidentiality

Your personal health information is treated with respect and confidentiality at all times.Client files are stored electronically, using Communicare database. For more details, please ask to see our Confidentiality policy or view the policy on our website www.bega.org.au

 

Receiving and Returning Phone Calls

You may call to speak to a doctor but if the doctor is with a patient, doctor consults will not be interrupted. A message will be taken and the doctor will call you when they are free.

 

Schedule of Services

The mobile clinic will endeavor to reach each of the communities listed below once every three months.

  • Coolgardie
  • Coonana
  • Esperance
  • Laverton
  • Leonora
  • Menzies
  • Morapoi
  • Mount Margaret
  • Mulga Queen
  • Norseman
  • Tjuntjuntjarra