Are you travelling overseas soon?

Are you travelling overseas soon?
Our Doctors and Nurses can help you to prepare by providing health checks and vaccinations. Whether you have an exisiting illness or not many countries have required vaccinations. Travel health planning should ideally start at least six weeks before departure, but it is never too late to seek good advice. Book an appointment with one of our GP's so that you can enjoy your travel much more safely. Here is a handy guide to help you find out what vaccina

Chronic Disease Management

Chronic Disease Management
The Chronic Disease Management GP services enables you Doctor to plan and coordinate your health care. If you have a chronic disease your GP might think you require a multidisciplinary, team-based care approach from a GP and at least two other health or care providers. A chronic medical condition is one that has been (or is likely to be) present for six months or longer, for example, asthma, cancer, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, musculoskeletal cond...

Easter Long Weekend – Closed Friday

Easter Long Weekend – Closed Friday
Coffs GP Super Clinic will be closed on Friday 19th April 2019 due to the public holiday... BUT WAIT! We will be open every other day, including Saturday, Sunday and Monday over the Easter long weekend! We hope everyone has a safe and happy long weekend.

Healthcare assessments for 75+ year olds

Healthcare assessments for 75+ year olds
If you are aged 75 years or over and you live at home, you are eligible for an annual health assessment. An annual health assessment will identify ways that you can improve your health and well being. It will help you by advising you on how you can maintain your independence at home and in your community. This yearly health check will cover: A thorough assessment of your health and well being A measurement of your blood pressure, pulse rate a...

Horror measles spike sparks major concern

Horror measles spike sparks major concern
Did you know we have childhood vaccination clinics every Tuesday and Thursday - book in with one of our GPs today and avoid becoming a statistic. There have been more measles cases so far this year than in the whole of 2017 with the Australian government urging people to be aware of the symptoms of the infectious disease. As of April 5 this year there had been 83 measles cases compared with 103 for the whole of 2018 and 81 for the whole of 2017. H...

4yrs Healthy Kids Check

4yrs Healthy Kids Check
Our GPs and nursing team can help with your child's 4yrs Healthy Kids Check. The aim of the Healthy Kids Check is to improve the health and well-being of your child and promote early detection of lifestyle risk factors, delayed development and illness. It also provides the opportunity to discuss with your doctor healthy lifestyles and early intervention strategies for your child. A Healthy Kids Check will include an assessment of your child’s height and...

10 steps for living well with Arthritis

10 steps for living well with Arthritis
By taking an active role in understanding and treating your conditions, you will experience less pain and stay more active than those who feel there is nothing they can do. Here is our 10 steps checklist to help you live with arthritis: by Arthritis Australia Take control by knowing your disease Spend the time to understand what type of arthritis you have and then discover the best ways to improve your condition. Many people with arthritis say ...

Doctors to join our team

DISCOVER THE BEAUTIFUL BEACHES OF NEW SOUTH WALES MID NORTH COAST DOING THE JOB YOU LOVE. The Coffs Harbour GP Superclinic is looking for suitably qualified enthusiastic and motivated Doctors to join our team to provide care for patients in the Coffs Harbour and surrounding areas. The position provides greater clinical independence with improved pay and work/life balance. Read more...

The difference between physiotherapists, exercise physiologists and personal trainers?

The Coffs Harbour GP Super has regular clinics on site with EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGIST – RORY GODDARD so to explain what some of our Allied Health Practitioners can help you achieve Alex Lawrence, Exercise Physiologist and Sport Scientist writes: I am often asked to explain the difference between physiotherapists and exercise physiologists, so I thought I’d try to clarify the differences in this article. I also thought it would be good to talk about personal

Coffs GP Super Clinic co-ordinate The Integrated Care Program (CCSS)

Coffs GP Super Clinic co-ordinate The Integrated Care Program (CCSS)
Did you know that the Coffs GP Super Clinic and Nambucca BAMs Clinic co-ordinate the region's Aboriginal Care Coordination and Supplementary Services - Integrated Care Program! The Integrated Care Program (CCSS) provides funding so our Aboriginal Health team can assist patients who are on a chronic disease care plan to: Understand and follow their care plans. Arrange services required and connect with other community based services. Assist pa...