Spring is in the air

September 18, 2017

Not that todays rain represents Spring, but it’s good to be past the severe winter chills.  At MHC we are excited for Dr Kirsten Taylor as she leaves at the end of this month to have her first child.  We know you will wish Kirsten and her husband all the best. MHC has updated it’s […]

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Afternoon acute clinic

April 27, 2017

MHC provides an acute clinic which is available every afternoon.  This is for urgent appointments and is book on the day only for when you fall acutely unwell. Because there are limited appointments, the acute clinic has to be prioritised, and as such, our nursing staff will ‘triage’ your condition over the phone, and assess your […]

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New GPs

February 27, 2017

Dr Susan Francis has joined the MHC, brining our present GP numbers to 18.  We have been very pleased this year to have 3 new GPs join us in Kirsten Taylor, Joshua Tang, and Susan.  Each of them will go through a ‘settling in’ period at MHC, then will decide on whether to register patients.  […]

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ODT Article

January 17, 2017

On Friday 13th, the ODT published an article related to Primary Health Care provision for the Syrian Refugee population.  At MHC, we are committed to providing quality healthcare to people from all backgrounds and we strongly feel our Practice Manager, J Rowe, was misrepresented and quoted out of context in this article.  A letter of […]

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Merry Christmas

December 23, 2016

Everyone at MHC would like to wish all our patients Merry Christmas and a happy New Year. There have been a number of changes to our GPs at MHC this year, and we thank all who have been affected by this for their patience.  We hope to have a far more settled 2017. Enjoy summer, […]

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Changes in GPs

November 29, 2016

Dr Robyn Blake is moving on to new challenges after many years at MHC.  If you are a patient of Robyn’s you can call reception on 4665011 to decide which GP you would like to register with. Dr Susan Francis will be joining MHC in February, and we look forward to her and her husband settling in this beautiful […]

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New GPs and ‘too soon’ farewells

October 27, 2016

We are excited at MHC to be gaining 2 new GPs in December.  Dr Joshua Tang, and Dr Kirsten Taylor will be providing clinics throughout the week at MHC.  Many of you may already know Kirsten, who has been the registrar GP at MHC for the past 6 months.  We are delighted she has decided […]

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October 7, 2016

Would you like to pick and choose when you book your appointments? Do you like to be in control of your health journey and be able to get results at your convenience? Then MANAGE MY HEALTH is perfect for you. Ask at reception today for a unique code which will give you access to your […]

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June 27, 2016

This is a new IT system which is being integrated into Primary Care.  It is a system which is shared between your GP service and other health providers such as the Hospital and Community Care providers.  It is intended to ensure the correct care is given to you wherever you are, and whatever clinician is […]

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May 23, 2016

It is with sadness we say goodbye to Dr Adrian Hindes in July, we wish him all the best in his new endeavors, and have been glad to have him as part of the MHC team for a number of years. Jenny Douglas, the Nutrition and Life dietitian who has been based at MHC for […]

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Liquid Nitrogen – Wart treatment

March 22, 2016

Recently, MHC has altered it’s policy on wart treatments. For adults with warts, they will need to see a GP for confirmation of diagnosis prior to commencing liquid nitrogen treatment with the nurses. This is to ensure that the treatment is the correct course of action.

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MHC update March

March 1, 2016

It has been a busy time since Christmas trying to ensure all the GP’s get some down time!  We have settled into the year with some new processes in place.  Firstly, our phone lines have changed so please listen carefully when you call.  Secondly, we are promoting the patient portal Manage My Health with a […]

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