Our aim at Waverley Endoscopy is to provide Best Patient
Care and Quality Endoscopy in a comfortable, relaxed and
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
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
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
Electronic information is accessed using a secure
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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