​Glen Innes Hospital detailed services

 

Imaging Services

Specialty ​Sub-Specialties ​Procedures ​Availability
​RadiographyX-ray only​Monday to Friday
8.00am - 4.30pm
Afterhours Emergencies
​Ultrasound​Most procedures except leg artery, nuchal translucency, renal artery, varicose veins or incompetent veins​Monday 8.30am to 4.30pm
Wednesday 8.30am to 4.30pm
Thursday or Friday depending on availability

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General Surgery

Specialty ​Sub-Specialties ​Procedures ​Availability
​Operating TheatreUpper GIendoscopy, gastroscopy, diagnosis of biopsy collection

 

 

All theatre cases are offered Wednesday each week

Emergency caesareans when required.

Emergency cases when required

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Colorectal​colonoscopy, PR bleeding, haemorrhoids, diagnosis of biopsy collection, diverticular disease, sigmoidoscopy
General​hernia repairs, vasectomy, carpel tunnel, hydrocele, circumcision, ingrown toe nails
Skin​lesions, lumps and bumps, tags, skin grafts, abscess incision and drainage, sinus
Obstetrics​caesarean sections
​Gynaecological​ D+C, insertion/removal of IUCDs
Dental​removal of teeth and hard boney lesions/cysts

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Paediatrics

Specialty ​Sub-Specialties ​Procedures ​Availability
​PaediatricsDental surgeryRemoval of teeth and hard boney lesions/cysts as required​24/7
​General medical paediatricLow risk paediatric admissions​​24/7

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Emergency

Specialty ​Sub-Specialties ​Procedures ​Availability
EmergencyCritical/acute careAll emergency presentations for management, stabilisation and/or transfer to definitive care ​24/7

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Maternity

Specialty ​Sub-Specialties ​Procedures ​Availability
Maternity & Newborn Services as per Level 3 role delineation Maternity and Level 2 NurseryAntenatal Antenatal booking ins ​2 days per week
​Antenatal classes​Preparation for labour, birth and parenting​1 evening per week
​Labour and birthing​Birth from 37/40
Instrumental birth
LSCS
Vaginal birth after LSCS
​24/7
​Post natal care​Post natal care after birth
Breastfeeding support, lactation consultant on staff and available if on shift
​24/7
​Special care Nursery as per Level 2 Role delineation​Immediate care of newborn
Short term care for simple newborn problems
Resuscitation and stabilisation of newborn for transfer
Short term NGT feeding
Phototherapy
​24/7

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Visiting Services – Acute

Specialty ​Sub-Specialties ​Procedures ​Availability
UrologyConsulting1 day per month
​NephrologyNIL - outpatient reviews1-3 times year
​PaeditricianConsulting1 day per month
​CardiologyConsulting1 day per month
​PsychiatryConsulting1 day per month
​Women's Health​Consulting​1 day per month
​Continence​Consulting​1 day per month

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Occupational Therapy

Specialty ​Sub-Specialties ​Procedures ​Availability
Occupational TherapyEquipment assessment and provisionAssessment of provisionMonday to Friday
8.30am - 5.00pm
Home assessmentHome assessment
Hand therapy
Paediatrics 
Chronic disease 

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Social Work

Specialty ​Sub-Specialties ​Procedures ​Availability
Occupational TherapyGeneral Community Social WorkerThe Community Social worker is available for all inpatient/outpatient and palliative referralsMonday to Friday
8.30am -5.00pm

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Physiotherapy

Specialty ​Sub-Specialties ​Procedures ​Availability
Fracture clinicFracturesFracture clinicThursday 9.00am -11.00am
​Physiotherapy​Musculoskeletal​Out patient appointments - GP referrals​Monday to Friday
11.00am to 4.30pm

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Speech Pathology

Specialty ​Sub-Specialties ​Procedures ​Availability
Speech PathologyAdultMonday to Friday
8.30am - 4.30pm
​PaediatricMonday to Friday
8.30am - 4.30pm

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Dietetics

Specialty ​Sub-Specialties ​Procedures ​Availability
DieteticsGeneralTuesday 8.30am to 4.30pm

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