MMDS is now part of National Home Doctor Service
For over 40 years Melbourne Medical Deputising Service provided after hours GP’s in Melbourne and Geelong on weeknights, weekends and public holidays. A team of over 159 doctors on call in Melbourne and Geelong visited patients from Beveridge to Werribee, Cockatoo to Melton.
Melbourne Medical Deputising Service is proud to now be part of National Home Doctor Service, Australia’s largest network of bulk billing home visiting doctors. As National Home Doctor Service, patients continue to have access to convenient and affordable after hours heath care when their regular GP is closed and continue to receive the same excellent level of quality care. All National Home Doctor Service doctors carry starter packs of commonly prescribed so treatment can often begin immediately. Our doctors provide a report after each visit to the patient’s regular GP within 24 hours, ensuring continuity of care is maintained.
National Home Doctor Service is a privately-owned Australian company, combining the strengths of long term industry leaders such as gpSolutions in Adelaide, Family Care Medical Services in Brisbane and Sydney, and Melbourne Medical Deputising Service in Melbourne and Geelong. National Home Doctor Service has over 500 doctors nationally who provide care to more than one million Australians at home and in aged care facilities. We operate in a number of cities including Sydney, Canberra, Melbourne, Geelong, Brisbane, the Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast, Toowoomba and Adelaide.
National Home Doctor Service is committed to providing quality care to all patients and is accredited by AGPAL to the standards of the RACGP.
National Home Doctor Service aims to:
- Deliver a consistent, high quality service
- Communicate clearly, simply and decisively
- Be reassuring and responsive to individual needs
- Uphold professional standards
To book an after hours doctor home visit with National Home Doctor Service, call 13SICK (13 7425) or the original MMDS Melbourne number 9429 5677. Our call centres are open from 4pm weekdays, 10am Saturdays and all day Sundays and Public holidays.
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