Bay Street Family Medical Centre - IPN
Medical Services - Brighton, VIC
Our vision is to provide you with the highest in quality healthcare and caring, friendly service.
This Centre is part of the IPN network. IPN owns the facilities and manages the administration and customer service aspects of the Doctor’s practice. As independent Clinicians, Doctors working in this practice make all decisions regarding patient medical treatment and healthcare, including associated fees. The Practice Manager is Mrs Cristina Spina and the Business Manager is Mr Daniel Ciccosillo. This Practice is fully acredited by the GPA.
Bay St Family Medical Centre is open 7 days a week, Monday-Thursday until 9pm, Fridays 6pm. It is staffed by friendly and caring Reception Staff who understand that Patient satisfaction is an integral part of our service. The Centre is family friendly and the Reception area has a designated children’s playroom.
Doctors at this Centre bulk bill all Pension Card Holders and children under 6 years of age (including evenings and weekends). Individual Doctors are available to speak with patients over the telephone at a convenient time. Please advise reception staff if you wish to speak to your GP and the Doctor will contact you at a convenient time if he is not able to speak with you at the time of your call.
We understand that the patient’s time is valuable. Please note that a standard appointment time is 15 minutes. If you have several medical issues or a complex problem to discuss with your Doctor, you may require a longer appointment. Please notify Reception when booking if you require a longer appointment.
The Centre has 4 female Doctors, 5 male Doctors and 2 practice nurses, all of whom deliver high quality patient care. There is an on duty female doctor on most Saturdays & Sundays.
Many of our Doctors specialize in the following areas- Family Health, Men’s & Women’s Health, Occupational Health, Aged Care, Counselling, Mental Health, Travel Medicine, Vaccinations, Weight Mangement, Botox Treatment, Careplans and Minor Surgical Procedures.
The Nurses at Bay Street as well as assisting our Doctors, help to prepare Chronic Disease Management Plans. Home Health Assessments are also conducted by our caring Health Assesment Nurse. The nurses also help to manage our patient recall system. Our recall system is to ensure you receive relevant health information and pertinent reminders relating to your health,such as vaccination updates or screening services. Please advise us if you do not wish to be on our Recall System.