Century Health Care
Do You Need Urgent Medical Help?
When Century Health Care Medical Centre is closed, urgent medical attention can still be arranged:
1. In an emergency cases, please dial 000 and ask for an ambulance.
2. Call ALMS on 13 26 60 or National Home Doctor Service for GP Home Visits (Call 13 7425).
3. Arrange for someone to take you to the Emergency Department at the local hospital.
4. You can attend the hospital Emergency Department as soon as you can.
About The Locum Service
National Home Doctor Service can be contacted on 13 SICK (13 7425) or visit the National Home Doctor Website homedoctor.com.au
ALMS is a locum service that covers Century Health Care when we are closed.
The information below is from their website can be found here: http://www.alms.com.au
ALMS is an after-hours doctor home visit service provided by the Australian Locum Medical Service to residents of metropolitan Melbourne.
All patients can access these after-hours home-visiting medical service if their postcode falls within our coverage area (all of Pascoe Vale and surrounding areas do).
If medical attention is required after hours and it’s not an emergency, patients or their carers may ring National Home Doctor Service (137 425) and request a Doctor to make a home visit.
Phone calls are triaged by suitably qualified and experienced staff and relayed to the doctors in the field.
Please let the visiting after-hours doctor know who is your regular Century Health Care doctor, so that a detailed treatment report of each consultation may be forwarded to your regular General Practitioner.
Patients may be provided with valuable self-care management advice prior to the doctor’s actual arrival and are appropriately referred to emergency services if required.