We are a family- inclusive practice, recognising the value of involving families and carers.We incorporate holistic and patient-centric approach to our practice in patient care management and planning.
We are piloting a sexual healthcare program for our patients with global leader Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, started from July 2020.
WHAT WE WILL PROVIDE IN OUR BULK BILLING PRACTICE
A nurse assessment, and GP consultation
Screening tests for sexually transmitted infections for people without any symptoms.
Testing and treatment for people with sexually transmitted infections
We will provide onsite treatment for Chiamydia, gonorrhoea, syphillis and genital wards.
Check-ups for people working in the sex industry.
Prescriptions for PEP and PrEP
This pilot is part of a Victorian government initiative to increase sexual health services across Melbourne. MediClinic is being supported by the Melbourne Sexual Health Centre (MSHC), internationally recognised as a leader in sexual health care research.
Our staff have received in-deph training and education from MSHC and we have adopted their policies and guidelines so we can best support patients. Their specialist is always available to our staff.
The effectiveness of the pilot program, which includes three GP practices, will be evaluated.
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