Branyan Clinic – Bundaberg
Solutions for Healthier People
Branyan Clinic offers a full range of General Practice services including acute walk in presentations and booked appointments, with an increasing emphasis on chronic disease management and preventative health care.
The clinic operates as a multidisciplinary centre providing professional services in areas of Psychology, Diabetes Education, Physiotherapy, Audiology, OAPL Orthotics and Prosthetics (Orthopaedics Appliances Pty Ltd) HeartStart Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program.
Pathology services are provided in the clinic by S&N Pathology Monday – Friday 9:00am – 12:00pm.
To integrate GP medical and allied health care services within one practice centered on the client, delivering holistic, quality health care to the Bundaberg community.
To partner with other key health service providers in the community to provide accessible, affordable, responsive and integrated care to the community.
To focus on preventative health care and early detection through the environmental, nutritional and lifestyle management and to empower clients to take control with improving their own health and wellbeing.
To provide a model for primary health care which incorporates the values of traditional general practice with multidisciplinary, team based care and academic research in general practice.
To respond to changing community needs and the critical need to train the next generation of primary health care providers.
To assist student health professionals understand the high value of interdisciplinary teamwork, and offer them experience in primary care research.
In January 2013 a survey team from the Australian General Practice Accreditation Limited (AGPAL) acknowledged the significant investment our clinic staff has made, in providing quality care on a day-to-day basis. Reaccreditation was performed by General Practice Accreditation (GPA) in 2016 who have endorsed our clinic, granting full accreditation until the March 2019.
Tenancy of the upstairs area was secured by the Wide Bay Health Unit in September 2012. Their involvement by supporting the integration of teaching and research within our education and health facility has been demonstrated by their willingness to participate in interdisciplinary training and education programs and presentation days run and held within the Branyan Clinic’s modern and stylish facilities.
Teaching and Education has been a strong focus for our clinic with the inclusion of Medical Students from the University of Qld, John Flynn Placement Program and James Cook University. Nursing students have come from Central Queensland University and Wide Bay Tafe.
Utilisation of our Telehealth Videoconferencing consulting room has assisted patients and doctors by lowering the need for patients to travel to Brisbane to attend some specialist appointments.
General Practitioner - VR Vacancies exist for the above position at Branyan Clinic,14 Branyan Street, Bundaberg. Positions may be part-time or full time.
Successful applicants will be committed to providing a high standard of clinical practice and teaching, and to participating in a multidisciplinary team. We are working with Central Queensland University, University of Queensland and JCU - GMT as they develop education and training in Health.
When fully operational, the Branyan Clinic will host 8 general practitioners, 3 practice nurses, a pathology collection centre, and a team of multidisciplinary allied health practitioners.
For further information please contact:Practice Manager
Mrs Gaye Cook, 07 4150 1800 or firstname.lastname@example.org