SAT-SUN: 24 HOUR
An After Hours GP is a service provided to the community where the patient can access primary medical care outside normal hours of medical centre operations. After Hours GPs can provide you with effective assessment and treatment for your urgent medical symptoms.
Our Call Centre is Open for Bookings from
6PM on Weekdays,
12Noon on Saturdays, and
All Day on Sundays & Public Holidays.
Our after hours GP home visits are available in all metropolitan suburbs in Perth. We have the largest service coverage, when compared to any other home doctor service in Perth. Below is a list of areas covered by our service.
After Hours GP services are available in the Joondalup and surrounding areas. If you need medical assistance during the after-hours period, dial 1300 Dr To Me (1300 37 86 63) to speak with our triage team and book an appointment with an after hours GP. Our triage team will estimate the time of visit and provide you with further information regarding the GP home visit.
Our After Hours GPs can assist you with most acute medical conditions such as respiratory illness, gastric illness, infectious illness, eye related illness, ear associated illness, skin infections, common pain related illness, and/or unexpected injury. Our After Hours GPs are highly experienced, and carry diagnostic and treatment supplies to assist you in the after-hours period.
After Hours GPs provide medical care at the convenience of your home during the after-hours period when you are unable to access standard medical care. It is often convenient to avoid an unnecessary trip to the Emergency Department when your medical need is not an emergency, and assistance can be provided to you at home.
Our GPs can provide you with basic assessment, diagnosis, and treatment. Where applicable, our after hours GPs can even provide starter dose for medicine to get you on the road to recovery from your illness. If your illness is urgent and requires emergency medical assistance, our doctors will provide you with a referral to the nearest Emergency Department and provide handover to ambulatory services (where applicable).
We appreciate feedback and experiences from our patients about how we provide our after hours GP service at home in Joondalup. If you would like to provide feedback, please contact our service via telephone on 1300 378 663, 08 9455 2922 or via email email@example.com.
Our after hours home doctors provide medical care to patients requiring urgent medical care for non-life-threatening medical conditions. If you or your loved ones are experiencing a life-threatening emergency, call 000 immediately.
It is important to monitor patient’s health condition and symptoms while you are waiting for a doctor’s home visit. If a patient’s condition changes, please call 1300 Dr To Me (1300 37 86 63) to discuss this with our triage team. We may advise the patient to go to hospital or call triple zero for an Ambulance.
All our services are bulk-billed if you have a Valid Medicare or DVA Card.
When you speak to our triage team, please discuss with them the symptoms and condition of the patient. This will allow us to determine best option of care for the patient. We also require the following information for all appointments
We employ quality local doctors to deliver best of medical care to you and your loved ones. Our clinical workforce comprises of doctors working as General Practitioners (GP), GP Registrars, GP Trainees, Senior Trainee Registrars, Resident Medical Officers.
All our doctors are registered and recognised as medical practitioners under the Approved Medical Deputising Services (AMDS) program, by the Department of Health.
All our after hours doctors are registered with the Medical Board of Australia, & have an ongoing registration with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Authority (AHPRA). Furthermore, our doctors also go through initial skills and experience assessment within our organisation and through the Department of Health & Medicare before they are deemed suitable to visit you at home.
All our doctors have substantial experience in;
1300 Dr To Me currently provides home visiting services in Perth metropolitan area covering all suburbs between Joondalup and Kwinana. In the Joondalup region, we cover all suburbs as per the list below;
• Banksia Grove
• Burns Beach
For more information about our service coverage, please visit our Service Area section.