Archive for the ‘Updates’ Category

South Australian Cochlear Implant Centre

22 May 2018

We are pleased to welcome the South Australian Cochlear Implant Centre (SACIC) to the Summit Health Centre. SACIC is South Australia’s first fully independent private hearing implant clinic and largest hearing implant service with more than 650 recipients in their care. SACIC is supported by South Australia’s most experienced hearing implant team of ENT Surgeons and […]

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Dr Marion Andrew

13 Apr 2018

We are delighted to welcome Medical Hypnotherapist, Dr Marion Andrew of KEYU to the Summit Health Centre. Dr Andrew has 25 years’ experience in anaesthesia and treatment of acute pain and 15 year’s experience in the practice of hypnotherapy. She is a member of the Australian Society of Hypnosis. For further information on her practice and […]

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Metro Hospital Patient Transfers

18 Nov 2015

Almost 3 months ago, CHSA informed us of the new policy for patient transfers from metropolitan hospitals. Specifically the policy seemed to take away the Doctors right to decline a transfer on clinical grounds and appeared not to have been developed in consultation with general practice. At a meeting of practices on 25.8 it was […]

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Realignment of inpatient surgical services

15 Jul 2015

Central Adelaide Local Health Network is implementing a Single Service Multiple Site (SSMS) model for Vascual, Breast Endocrine and  Gyneacology services from Saturday 11 July 2015.  The SSMS will see no change in the type and volume of inpatient services provided but it will involve the realignment of inpatient services to support the need to […]

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Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

19 Sep 2014

February 2013 is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month and as a result GPs may see women with a heightened awareness of ovarian cancer and concern relating to the symptoms they are experiencing. After ruling out the more common causes of symptoms, GPs can determine if ovarian cancer is a possibility. This factsheet provides links to Cancer […]

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