RESPECT: As a practice we believe that everyone has the right to be dealt with in a respectful manner. This applies to patients and staff. If you feel that you have not been dealt with respectfully then please let the Practice Manager or your Doctor know. If we feel that your behaviour is in anyway threatening or disrespectful then you may be asked to leave the premises.
AFTER HOURS CARE
Patients of Central Clinic are ensured access to 24 hour care. The clinic phone number has details of how to access after hours care on its answering service.
If there is an emergency after hours, patients are advised to call 000. For other after hours care patients are advised to attend the Emergency Department of the Alice Springs Hospital ph 89517777. There is also a national after hours GP helpline number 1800 022 222. Regular patients of this clinic who cannot access these services can ring 89521088 and then contact the doctor on call by phoning the number given on the answering machine.
Please advise reception if you are having symptoms such as cough, cold, fever or rash. As a precaution you may be asked to wear a mask and be directed to another waiting area.