Auchenflower is located approximately 2.5 kms west of the Brisbane CBD. There is a rail link that travels through Auchenflower on the Ipswich line and is also served by most bus routes. Auchenflower is synonymous for the sprawling Queenslanders along the narrow streets and leafy hills and fabulous restaurants as well.
Monday to Friday : six in the evening till twelve at night
Saturday : twelve in the afternoon till 12 at night
Sunday and public holidays : twenty four hours all day
247 after-hours home doctors and what they can treat
- Doctors are registered with AHPRA and offer a vibrant personalized professional service to all patients.
- We are a deputizing service and 100% bulk billed.
- 247 Doctors will treat cases like, flu symptoms, nasal congestion, minor scratches, sprains, rashes, fungal infections, pregnancy tests, eye irritations, to name a few
- Shortness of breath, Asthma, chest pain, broken limbs, overdose and temperature exceeding 38 degrees and above.) These are just a few emergency cases that would need to be seen at the ED or for the patient to call 000.
- All calls are screened regardless of what method is used to make the booking.
- You will be notified immediately should a booking be of concern. This will minimize any delay and in the interest of the patient’s welfare and health, lead to a positive outcome.
- We value the standard and quality of care within 247 after-hours doctors and therefore would not compromise or tarnish that image because of poor clinical judgement or substandard quality assurance.
- 247 doctors take much pride in our doctors are highly skilled and are also able to consult with patients using the new telehealth facility which is available on your app. This facility allows the doctor to consult with you the patient remotely not needing you to leave the comfort of your home at all. Our doctors are well supported and have full liability cover.
- 247 doctors are professional and polite. They bring a high standard of care and skill to the after-hours consultation.
- Bookings are 100% bulk billed and cover international students who have private health cover as well.
- Patients need to ensure they have valid Medicare, DVA or OHSHC card available (the card or private health cover has not expired.)
How your booking works.
- Download the doctor App on your phone / iPad
Select one of the methods you would like to make the booking
- You could call,
- Request a call back
- Request a teleconsult – that is a video consultation with the after-hours doctor
- Book now is used to make the online booking yourself by filling in all the necessary information through the app.
It is extremely user friendly and only a touch of the screen to make your booking!
- Click on the black tab with white bold print “Book Online”
- Fill in all the data required and click submit once finished
Book an after hours Doctor
NOTE: Bookings can be made from 4pm Monday - Friday, 10am Saturday and 24hrs Sunday and public holidays.
- Call is screened and triaged
- Call is booked or rejected if within the “emergency category” range.
- Caller is informed immediately of the outcome.
- Doctor is dispatched to patient and an sms sent notifying of an estimated time of arrival (ETA)
- Patient could expect delays
- Patient/ caller is notified via a phone call or sms of delay
- After-hours doctor arrives and treats patient
- Documentation is entered 247 after-hours app
- Copy of consultation notes sent to the patients regular GP for his/her records and follow up.
- Doctor available to attend next booking.
Join the Auchenflower after-hours 247 doctor’s now
Why not join our after-hours doctors who have already and still are creating such an impact within the Auchenflower community?
It’s not every day that you have an opportunity to give back to a community in such a meaningful way. Auchenflower is a beautiful part of one of Brisbane city suburbs. 247 After-hours doctor service wants to make a significant impact within the Auchenflower community sending out a message that we can offer the best and most efficient service and be a front runner when compared to other services right to your door.
There are full and part time shifts available.
Contact us by clicking on this link