Fracture Clinic Patient information

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We are providing you with important information about the private fracture clinic services you will be receiving.

Purpose of the Fracture Clinic:

The MGP fracture clinic is designed to provide specialized care and treatment for individuals who have sustained fractures. The clinic offers prompt access to healthcare professionals who specialize in fracture management and can provide personalized treatment plans to ensure the best possible outcomes for patients.

Clinic Services and Expertise:

The fracture clinic provides comprehensive services, including but not limited to Evaluation and diagnosis of fractures.

Treatment planning and management of fractures, including:

– Casting, splinting, and bracing services.

– X-ray imaging and interpretation.

– Follow-up appointments and ongoing care to monitor healing progress.

– Referral and coordination of care with Orthopaedic surgeons if needed.

– Patient education and support to facilitate a smooth recovery. 

Appointment Process:

a. Scheduling: The clinic operates by appointment. To schedule an appointment, please contact the clinic using the provided contact information. Our staff will assist you in finding a suitable appointment time.

b. Evaluation: During your appointment, a healthcare provider specialized in fracture management will assess your condition, review any imaging or diagnostic reports, and conduct a physical examination to determine the best course of treatment.

c. Treatment Options: Based on the assessment, treatment options will be discussed with you. These include non-surgical interventions, such as casting or bracing, or referral to an Orthopaedic surgeon for surgical procedures if necessary.

d. Informed Decision-making: A healthcare provider will explain the benefits, risks, and expected outcomes of each treatment option, empowering you to make informed decisions regarding your care.

Follow-up Care and Monitoring:

Following initial treatment, you may require periodic follow-up appointments to monitor your progress and ensure appropriate healing. The clinic will schedule these appointments as needed and provide you with any necessary instructions or guidance to support your recovery.

Fees and Insurance:

As a private fracture clinic, these services are not fully covered by Medicare.

The fees will be discussed with you during the appointment scheduling process, and payment will be expected at the time of service. Various payment methods are accepted and can provide you with a detailed invoice for reimbursement, if applicable.

As a patient, you have certain rights and responsibilities. These include, but are not limited to:

– The right to receive respectful, compassionate, and quality care.

– The responsibility to provide accurate and complete information about your medical history.

– The responsibility to follow the recommended treatment plan and adhere to the instructions provided by your healthcare provider.

– The right to ask questions, seek clarification, and actively participate in decisions regarding your care.

We hope this information provides you with a comprehensive understanding of the private fracture clinic services. If you have any questions or require further clarification, please do not hesitate to reach out to us.

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