Riverview Medical Practice provides an extensive range of services to complement our General Practice provision of family care.
Our doctors utilise their experience and skill set to ensure our patients receive the best possible health outcomes.
Chronic Disease Management
Riverview Medical Practice is committed to caring for our patients during their lifetime, including any Chronic Disease Management that may be required.
We perform Children Health checks, 45 – 49 Health Assessments, Over 75-year assessments, GP Management Plans, Allied Health referral Plans, Diabetes management, ongoing wound care, Pharmacy reviews and Mental Health Care Plans.
Immunisation is a safe and effective way of protecting you, your family, and the whole community against certain diseases.
Riverview Medical Practice offers Immunisation for Babies, Children, Adolescents, Adult and Travel Vaccinations and also seasonal Flu Vaccinations.
All our patient Immunisations are notified to the Australian Immunisation Register (AIR).
Referrals & Scripts
Riverview Medical Practice will not accept requests over the telephone for repeat prescriptions, referrals and ongoing pathology tests. You are required to make an appointment with your doctor to obtain these services.
It is a requirement of the practice that you attend the practice and make an appointment with your doctor to discuss your referral and any changes to your medicines for repeat scripts.
Pathology & Results
Riverview Medical Practice DOES NOT provide any pathology, radiology, or test results over the telephone. It is essential you return to your doctor for these results to ensure your health is managed appropriately.
INR patients WILL be notified of their results at the end of the day, after Doctor has reviewed the Warfarin dosages.
Appointments & Fees
Riverview Medical Practice has an Appointment Only policy, with ‘reserved’ time slots throughout the day for Urgent appointments, and Urgent Recall appointments being offered. These ‘urgent’ appointments will be ‘triaged’ by our team to ensure, our patients with urgent needs are seen promptly.
We also offer a ‘cancellation’ list, which is updated daily, to enable our patients to be seen earlier, if at all possible.
At Riverview Medical Practice we are aware of how important it is to have someone to talk to. We believe that mental wellbeing is just as important as your physical health which is why we place strong importance on helping our patients reach both together. We offer confidential services to enable your peace of mind when discussing a particular problem or general feeling of unease.
Should you require an Urgent Home Visit, please call the practice, and speak with our staff, who will pass your concern to the doctor. We will then contact you and inform you of a possible time frame.
Well women’s checks, Pap smears, breast checks, pregnancy, pre-natal and post-natal appointments, counselling and other support is offered.
Riverview Medical Practice offer Healthy Men’s’ Checks and annual screening health appointments to support you in maintaining your health and wellbeing.
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Should you have sustained an injury at work, we are able to support you in your recovery and return to work plans.
Recalls & Reminders
Our practice is committed to preventative care. Unless you specify otherwise, you will be recalled or reminded of follow up services when required.
Our Nurse is able to provide Urgent Pathology services onsite if required.
Riverview Medical Practice offer Iron Infusions, Vitamin C, and other Nutritional supplemental support. Please speak with our Reception team, Nurses or GP’s for further information.
Dermatology & Cryotherapy Services
Riverview Medical Practice provides a number of dermatology services, including Liquid Cryotherapy, removal of small lesions and other skin checks for suspect Moles and skin lesions.