Beaufort and Skipton Health Service have Practice Nurses located at both General Practice Clinics.
GP Clinics are located in:
Beaufort just off the Western Highway on Havelock Street, Beaufort and in
Skipton just off the Glenelg Highway on Blake Street, Skipton
What is a Practice Nurse?
Is a registered or enrolled nurse who works within a medical practice. The practice nurse works alongside the doctors and provides the following services:
- Wound dressing;
- Health checks - 4 year old, 45 - 49 year old and over 75 years old;
- Chronic disease management and monitoring;
- Pap screening recalls and monitoring;
Most generally the patient is referred to the practice nurse depending on individual requirements and in this way there is no fee for the service.
What should I bring to my appointment?
Any instructions given to you by your doctor and current Medicare and concessions cards.
Beaufort: Mon- Fri - 9.00am - 5.00pm
Skipton: Mon, Wed and Fri - 9.00am - 5.00pm
Beaufort Medical Practice
03 5349 1610
Skipton Medical Practice
03 5340 1100