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End of Year Update 2015

December 18, 2015

End of Year Update

It’s hard to believe how quickly this year has passed! 2015 has been another big year at Globe Medical. 

We would like to take this opportunity to thank all of our patients, staff and community partners for their support this year, and to wish everyone a safe, happy and healthy Christmas and new year.

Below we look back on what’s happened in 2015.

We Launched Online Bookings @ GlobeMedical.com.au

Earlier this year Globe Medical partnered with 1stavailable to provide a modern and convenient online healthcare appointment booking service for both our General Practice and Travel Medicine patients. Over 1700 online appointments have been booked since implementing the system.

New Doctors

Welcome aboard to our new doctors who have brought with them a range of medical capabilities. 

  • Dr Alicia Siggs - Travel Medicine, Student Health, General Practice and Dive Medicals

  • Dr Cheryl Jeffery - General Practice and Student Health

  • Gina Huisy - Psychologist (multilingual, English, Cantonese and some Mandarin)

New Services in 2015

  • Psychology - Private and Medicare Rebateable services

  • Mirena IUD insertions

  • Bexsero (Meningococcal B vaccination) for children and teens

If you have any ideas or suggestions that could help us improve our services please feel free to communicate them to us by phone or contact us via our website.

Launch of our online Travel Shop

We introduced our very own Travel Shop, featuring travel health products for insect protection, cabin health, water purification, personal hygiene and much more! All products are recommended by our Travel Medicine Experts. Check it out before your next adventure:


Australian General Practice Accreditation Limited (AGPAL) - Top Accreditation Honour

Globe Medical received the top accreditation honour from AGPAL in October, demonstrating the quality and safety of our Hindmarsh Square clinic. Being accredited ensures all Globe Medical patients will continue to receive high quality service and care that meets RACGP’s standards. Well done to all involved.

Donation of Medical Supplies to the Kingdom of Tonga

In early October, Globe Medical was proud to personally deliver and donate 60kg of medical supplies to the outpatient clinic in Neiafu, Vava'u, Tonga. A big thanks to all our supplier partners, who contributed so very generously towards our joint effort. It was pleasure visiting the Kingdom of Tonga.

iBook Launch

Our famous pocket sized healthy travel guide, "The Little Book” was developed into a multi touch iBook. Download it (via iTunes) to your iPad or Mac before your next trip away. Congratulations to Dr Maggie Phillips and Dr Bob Kass on the release!

Globe Medical Blog

In 2015 our medical experts continued to publish helpful articles on a range of topics. Here are a few of our most popular posts:

Stay in Touch

We have some exciting news coming up in 2016. Stay in touch with us via the website or social media to ensure you don’t miss any news or articles.

Look out for us in 2016....

  • University Orientation Days - End of Feb 2016

  • Adelaide Festival 2016 - Supporting the Pina Bausch Company performance at the Adelaide Festival

  • New hardcopy edition of "The Little Book" containing extra chapters on key health issues affecting international travellers