NEWS

News September & October 2019

STAFF ON MATERNITY LEAVE We are very excited to announce the safe arrival of new babies for two of our staff. Laura our Midwife welcomed daughter Alexis, and receptionist Lucy welcomed son Archer 'Archie'.  All are doing well.  Laura and Lucy will continue their...

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News August 2019

MEDICAL STUDENT Federation Clinic has been involved in the teaching of medical, midwifery and nursing students for more than 30 years. During 2019 we are hosting a number of medical students who will have the opportunity to experience and participate in the services...

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News June & July 2019

FLU VACCINATIONS Flu vaccinations are generally available from April/May each year. It is recommended that most people have an annual flu vaccination as the strains of flu are often changing and annual vaccines are targeted to the most common occurring strains. The...

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News April & May 2019

CONGRATULATIONS DR RASMITA MISHRA Federation Clinic congratulates Dr Rasmita Mishra on achieving Fellowship as a General Practitioner. The Fellowship of The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) is a specialist general practice qualification...

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News March 2019

WELCOME BACK DR LACHLAN McKEEMAN We are very excited to welcome Dr Lachlan McKeeman back to the team, after having had the last 12months away from the clinic completing training to be a GP Obstetrician. Lachie will spend 2019 sharing his time between Federation Clinic...

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News January & February 2019

WELCOME BACK DR LACHLAN McKEEMAN We are very excited to welcome Dr Lachlan McKeeman back to the team, after having had the last 12months away from the clinic completing training to be a GP Obstetrician. Lachie will spend 2019 sharing his time between Federation Clinic...

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News December 2018

INCREASE IN MIDWIFE CARE CLINIC SESSIONS  Federation Clinic continues to experience an increase in demand for the services offered as part of our Midwife Care Clinic. As a result, we are pleased to announce that we have increased this service from one day per week to...

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News November 2018

WELCOME NEW NURSE TO THE TEAM Federation Clinic would like to welcome Helen Best, Registered Nurse, to the team. Helen will be providing nursing support to Dr Jessica Madden as part of the Doctors in Secondary Schools Program, based out of Wodonga Senior Secondary...

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News October 2018

NEW COMPUTER SOFTWARE Federation Clinic was excited to transition to new computer software during September 2018. We thank everyone for their patience while we all worked on becoming familiar with the new programs. The new software was implemented to provide patients...

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News September 2018

WELCOME DR NICOLE CLANCY Federation Clinic is excited to welcome Dr Nicole Clancy to the team. After completing her medical degree with the University of NSW via a number of regional locations, she continued her studies in Diploma of Children's Health and Diploma of...

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Changes to Practice Fees from 1st September 2018

The costs of running a quality medical practice and providing high quality services to patients are significant. We do our best to reduce the impact of cost increases to patients, and have been able to maintain our previous fee structure for the past two years. We...

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News August 2018

WELCOME DR DANELLE CLARKE Federation Clinic is excited to welcome Dr Danelle Clarke to the team. Growing up in Albury-Wodonga, Danelle the completed her medical degree at the University of Melbourne followed by a number of years working as a General Practitioner in...

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News June & July 2018

MEDICAL STUDENTS Federation Clinic has been involved in the teaching of medical, midwifery and nursing students for more than 30years. During 2018 we are hosting a number of medical students who will have the opportunity to experience and participate in the services...

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News April & May 2018

FLU VACCINATIONS Flu vaccinations are usually available from late March or early April each year, depending upon the availability of the annual national vaccine stocks. It is recommended that most people have an annual flu vaccination as the strains of flu are often...

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News March 2018

FAREWELL DR KATHRYN KUCFIR Federation Clinic has farewelled Dr Kathryn Kucfir who has relocated with her family to Melbourne. Kathryn has been an integral part of the clinical team over the past two years. We wish Kathryn all the very best in her future endeavours....

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News Jan & Feb 2018

WELCOME DR ANNA KEEDWELL Federation Clinic welcomes Dr Anna Keedwell to the team, commencing in early February 2018. Following the completion of her Bachelor of Medicine at the University of Newcastle, Anna has undertaken several clinical roles across the...

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News December 2017

DOCTORS ON MATERNITY LEAVE Dr Kerryn Lownie and Dr Leah Dunne are now on maternity leave. Kerryn plans to return to Federation Clinic in late February 2018, and Dr Dunne in March 2018. For patients of Drs Lownie and Dunne, we have a number of other practitioners...

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News November 2017

DOCTORS ON MATERNITY LEAVE  Dr Kerryn Lownie and Dr Leah Dunne are now on maternity leave. Kerryn plans to return to Federation Clinic in late February 2018, and Dr Dunne in March 2018. For patients of Drs Lownie and Dunne, we have a number of other practitioners...

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News October 2017

DOCTORS IN SCHOOLS PROGRAM Federation Clinic has recently been successful in joining the "Doctors in Schools Program" which is a Victorian Government project aimed at providing medical advice and health care in select secondary schools to those students most in need....

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News September 2017

CONGRATULATIONS DR LEAH DUNNE Federation Clinic congratulates Dr Leah Dunne on achieving Fellowship as a General Practitioner. The Fellowship of The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) is a specialist general practice qualification accredited by...

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News August 2017

CONGRATULATIONS DR JESSICA MADDEN Federation Clinic congratulates Dr Jessica Madden on achieving Fellowship as a General Practitioner. The Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (FRACGP) is a specialist general practice qualification...

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News July 2017

FLU VACCINATIONS We still have a supply of private and Government funded flu vaccines available. The flu vaccine is provided at no charge under the National Immunisation Program for people aged 65 years and over, ATSI people under 5 years of age or over 15 years of...

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News June 2017

NURSE PRACTITIONER EXPERIENCE WORKING IN NEPAL Sue, our Nurse Practitioner, was fortunate to have been selected as a volunteer on a medical team to travel to Nepal through the organisation Open Heart International. Sue has recently returned from this trip and has...

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News May 2017

FLU VACCINATIONS   Flu vaccinations are usually available from late March or early April each year, depending upon the availability of the annual national vaccine stocks. It is recommended that most people have an annual flu vaccination as the strains of flu are often...

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News April 2017

WE APPRECIATE YOUR FEEDBACK Federation Clinic encourages patients to provide feedback and suggestions about any areas of our practice or service delivery that we could improve. A few recent improvements made as a result of patient feedback include a baby change mat in...

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News March 2017

RECEPTION STAFF CHANGES We have recently farewelled Marie from the reception team as she embarks on a new adventure. As a result, we welcomed Donna to the team. Donna has many years of experience in general practice, allied health and public health administrative...

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News February 2017

Welcome: Dr Lachlan McKeeman Federation Clinic welcomes Dr Lachlan McKeeman to the team. After completing a Bachelor of Biomedical Science at Deakin University, he then completed his medical degree at the University of Wollongong. Lachlan now joins Federation Clinic...

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Practice Accreditation in 2017

The Accreditation process assesses the quality of a General Practice against professionally developed standards. In our case, these standards are set by the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP). At Federation Clinic, the Accreditation assessment...

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News January 2017

Reception Staff Changes Federation Clinic will implement several changes to the reception team during January. Several of our junior and gap year staff will be farewelling the clinic as they continue their journey to University and other endeavours. We will be saying...

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News December 2016

Medical Student: Christian Kunde Federation Clinic has been involved in the teaching of medical, midwifery and nursing students for more than 30 years. During August 2016 we hosted 5th-year medical student Christian Kunde, who was able to experience and participate in...

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Every effort is made to keep appointments running to time, however, due to the unpredictable nature of our work this is not always possible. Patients are encouraged to contact us prior to an appointment to check that the schedule is running to time.

Please give thought to the amount of time your appointment may require. If there are multiple or complex issues that need discussion, please let reception know when booking your appointment so that sufficient time can be allocated with the doctor.