Townsville-Mackay Medicare Local

Patient end practitioner

Located in TOWNSVILLE, QLD

The objects for which Townsville - Mackay Medicare Local was established are to promote the health and well-being of people in the Region:

  • facilitating improved liaison between General Practitioners and other primary health care providers and other areas of the health care system;
  • ensuring the effective integration of General Practice and other primary health care with other elements of the health care system;
  • enabling General Practitioners and other primary health care providers to contribute to health planning at the local level;
  • providing better access to available and appropriate General Practitioner and other primary health care provider services for patients and reducing inappropriate duplication of services;
  • meeting the special (and localised) health needs of groups (such as Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and those with non-English speaking backgrounds) or people with chronic conditions, particularly where these needs are not adequately addressed by the current health system;
  • facilitating the advancement of General Practice and other primary health care;
  • enhancing educational and professional development opportunities for General Practitioners and other primary health care providers, medical undergraduates, and allied health practitioners;
  • facilitating increased General Practitioner and other primary health care providers focus on illness prevention, health promotion activities and research; and
  • improving the efficiency and effectiveness of health services in the Region.

http://www.tmml.com.au/

Referring disciplines: General practice

Consultations
Booking contact: PO BOX 7780 GARBUTT BC Q 4814 | UNIT 3/106 DALRYMPLE SERVICE ROAD CURRAJONG Q 4812 | contact@tmml.com.au
TOWNSVILLE P: 1300 881 892 F: 07 4421 7799 | MACKAY P: 1300 881 892 F: 07 4953 4681