Did you know that we now accept payments online for Telehealth appointments?
On 4th November 2023 we were alerted to an email purporting to be from New Street Medical Centre. The email requested confidential information: Payment Details, Full card information and billing address. As genuine patients of New Street Medical Centre had been targeted in this email, the following actions were performed in line with our notifiable data breaches policy: Setup a notification to all patients emailing New Street Medical Centre that we were aware of a third party acting maliciously and pretending to be New Street Medical Centre. Commenced an immediate investigation of all internal and external systems security to determine
MyMedicare is a voluntary registration system designed to improve healthcare delivery and patient experiences. It allows individuals to choose their preferred general or nurse practitioner and healthcare team. By registering with MyMedicare, patients and practices can access a range of benefits, including longer MBS-funded telephone calls and tailored care for complex chronic diseases. MyMedicare promotes stronger relationships between patients and their care teams, supporting person-centred care and reducing hospitalisations. To read about MyMedicare eligibility, please visit the Department of Health and Aged Care.
New Street Medical Centre is very excited to welcome Dr Suska Schoeman to the medical team commencing July 18th, 2023. Suska obtained her medical degree in South Africa in 1994 and is a fellow of the RACGP (2018). She has broad knowledge, having worked in South Africa, the United Kingdom and Australia. She has been a GP since 2002 and enjoys seeing patients of all ages. Suska is married to a medical doctor and they have twin sons. She loves her Staffy and works with a dog rescue group in her spare time. She stays fit by running