Our aim at Waverley Endoscopy is to provide Best Patient
Care and Quality Endoscopy in a comfortable, relaxed
and friendly environment.
Patient safety is our highest priority.
Our doctors and nurses...
Waverley Endoscopy is composed of a highly skilled staff
of physicians, surgeons and nurses dedicated to providing
high quality care in a safe environment. The
practice maintains a continuing education schedule
that enables staff to provide the most
sophisticated and technically appropriate
Dr Gideon Shaw MBBS, M.Bioeth, FRACP
Dr Robert Y. Chen MBBS, FRACP
Dr Kristen Bechly MBBS, FRACP
Dr Eugene Ong MBBS (Hons), FRACS
Dr Liang Low MBBS (Hons), FRACS
Director of Nursing
Faith Pearson Reg. Nurse Div. 1
Protecting your privacy
Waverley Endoscopy is committed to ensuring the privacy and confidentiality of any personal information.
We are committed to conducting our business in accordance with the Australian Privacy Principles in order to
ensure that the confidentiality of personal information is protected and maintained.
During your time at Waverley Endoscopy we will obtain information pertaining to you which we utilise from
either a medical or a financial point of view. We do take all reasonable precautions to ensure that the
personal information we collect is accurate, complete and up to date. In this endeavour we do rely on the information given to us being accurate.
Type of information Waverley Endoscopy holds about you
Personal information that we collect from you are your current contact details such as address, phone
number, marital status, next of kin and country of birth. These are usually asked for on booking of appointment
or on admission to the hospital.
Medical information required by us to ensure safe care of you during your visit includes
your medical history (problems, medications and allergies).
Financial information and health insurance details are requested so that we may process your accounts.
How we collect the information
Waverley Endoscopy collects personal information in a number of ways, including:
- Directly from you, when you provide information by phone or in documents such as consent form.
- From third parties such as our related companies, Medicare and health funds.
- Your GP will provide a medical referral containing past and present medical details.
How we use your personal information
- To provide the medical attention you require.
- Administer and manage financial services including charging and billing.
- Reporting of mandatory health data to both Commonwealth and State Governments.
Protection of your personal information
Waverley Endoscopy stores and maintains your personal information according to Australian Standards.
All paper records are scanned into our computers securely with access restricted to the relevant Waverley Endoscopy staff.
Electronic information is accessed using a secure password.
All patient records containing personal information or identifying material is dealt with in a confidential manner except
where necessary to enable another health worker to assist in the patient's care, or when authorised by, or under law.
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