Dr Angie Barker | Accredited Practice | The Woods Medical Centre & Skin Cancer Clinic Scarborough
Quality Practice Accredited GP Practice, The Woods Medical Centre & Skin Cancer Clinic Scarborough Perth WA
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Excellence in care

WE ARE AN ACCREDITED PRACTICE

The Woods Medical Centre is an Accredited General Practice - meaning we are classed as a quality provider of patient care by an independent auditor.

 

Through accreditation, our patients can be reassured that we uphold the highest of standards of quality, safety and continuous improvement in healthcare. 

QUALITY PRACTICE ACCREDITATION

Our practice team works to ensure we remain up to date with the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners' (RACGP) Standards for General Practice. We continually review of our practice systems and procedures - a process that can only be achieved through communication and cooperation of our doctors and staff.

 

SKIN CANCER COLLEGE AUSTRALASIA ACCREDITATION

Dr. Angie Barker and Dr. May Sian Oh are also Accredited Skin Cancer Doctors by the Skin Cancer College, Australasia.  This Accreditation was brought in to help patients easily identify doctors who have advanced skills and knowledge in the diagnosis, treatment and management of skin cancer.

Our Fees 

CONSULTATION FEES

We are a private billing practice. A discount is usually offered to Pensioners, Health Care Card holders and full-time students.

Please note:

  • Accounts are payable on the day by credit card or EFTPOS.

  • Your Medicare rebate can usually be processed at the same time by EasyClaim.

  • For security reasons we cannot accept cash or give change.

  • Medicare Bulk Billing is offered to children 12 years and under.

Other services close by

Conveniently located on Scarborough Beach Road we are only an 8 min drive from the Freeway and and only 5 mins from Scarborough Beach - offering easy access to an abundant number of allied health services such as pharmacies, radiology, pathology and physiotherapy services. There are also a number of Specialist Doctors in the area should you require a referral.

 

Our Doctors and Nurses can recommend a specialist or allied health provider best suited to your needs when you visit us for a consultation.

Repeat Prescriptions

  • This service is only available for existing patients.

  • We can only provide repeat prescriptions. To obtain a repeat prescription, you must have obtained this prescription from your doctor at The Woods Medical Centre previously.

  • You may select more than one medication with each request.

  • Repeat prescriptions for addictive medication including benzodiazepines and opiates are not provided using this service.

  • Each prescription request is assessed by your doctor who will approve or decline the request on clinical grounds. If the request is declined, you will be advised to make an appointment.

  • Requests will only be completed by your regular doctor at the clinic. In the event that your regular doctor is on leave, you are required to make an appointment at the clinic to obtain your prescription.

  • Your GP may not be able to provide a repeat prescription if they have not seen you within the last 3 months.

  • A fee is charged for each request that is approved.

  • The fee is payable when the request is submitted. If your request is declined, you will receive an automatic refund within several business days.

  • Requests for repeat prescriptions may take several business days to be processed.

  • If you require your prescription to be faxed to a pharmacy please ensure you include the name of the pharmacy as well as their fax number, otherwise you should collect it from the clinic directly.

The cost of this service will be $25.00 per request payable at the time of making the request in HOTDOC.