Afterhours Medical Service

After Hours Medical Service in Bundaberg

You can’t always plan when you’ll need medical attention so it’s good to know that the Friendlies After Hours Medical Service is here for you when your normal Doctor’s surgery is closed. Modern and well equipped, our surgery is attended by resident Medical Doctors, General Practitioners and Nursing staff with the administrative support of The Friendlies. It’s not necessary to make an appointment, just drop in during the hours below and we’ll help you get back on the road to good health.

 Monday – Friday CLOSED
 Saturday 12 noon – 6pm
 Sunday 9am – 3pm
 Public Holidays  9am – 3pm

Important notice: Friendlies Afterhours Medical Service is NOT an Emergency Service. In the event of an emergency, dial 000.

Where?

The Friendlies Afterhours Medical Service is located on the ground floor of the Friendly Society Private Hospital, enter via the Woondooma Street main entrance.

Payment

The Friendlies Afterhours Medical Service is a private billing practice and payment is required at the time of your consultation. (No bulk billing.) Payment methods include cash, eftpos, cheque or credit card. Medicare rebates are available on most services and Pensioner discounts apply to some services. NB: Some procedures may incur additional fees.

Extra Info

  • If you are feeling unwell upon arrival at the surgery, please advise the Receptionist, as you may need to lie down.
  • Should you require a hospital admission, The Friendlies accepts both non-insured patients and patients covered by private health insurance.

Privacy Policy

Friendlies Afterhours Medical Service abides by the Commonwealth Privacy Act. A copy of the Surgery’s policy is available upon request.

Personal Health Information

It is the Surgery’s policy that the notes and/or test results from your Afterhours consultation will be forwarded to your nominated Doctor to be included in your medical record. If you prefer the notes are not sent to your Doctor, please let the Receptionist know at the time of your consultation.

Contact us by phone: 07 4331 1777 or email: afterhours@thefriendlies.org.au

 

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