Melbourne Medical Deputising Service (MMDS) is the leading provider of quality
urgent after hours medical care to people across metropolitan Melbourne and regional areas such as Geelong and beyond. We work closely with general practitioners, bringing quality medical care to the lives of people who need it – when they need it and where they need it.
Bringing quality to life
Our organisational culture is built on integrity, ethical business principles and a shared commitment to delivering what we promise. To achieve this, we invest in people, training and technology. At MMDS we take pride in our social responsibility. We contribute enthusiastically to allied organisations, ensuring benefits to the broader community.
We are a flexible enterprise, family operated, experts in our area of practice and highly regarded for our extensive resources, quality delivery and accurate data.
Quality really matters to us in everything we do. Our team has been acknowledged by numerous awards that recognise our business skills, systems, service excellence and community contributions.
MMDS is the largest deputising service in Victoria. For the 12 months ending December 2012, we provided 178,578 patients with assistance including triage, home visits and referrals.
Our dedicated home visiting doctors attended more than 149,417 people in their own homes and residential aged care facilities. We achieve this scale of service delivery without any compromise to quality whatsoever.
Our focus is on keeping GPs and their patients connected by supporting our GP network to provide quality medical care to their patients, 24 hours a day.
Together we bring quality to life, every day and every night of the year.
- GPs with quality general practice support enabling them to maintain a healthy work/life balance.
- Quality medical care on behalf of GPs who want the best possible medical care for their patients.
- We deliver what we promise.
- We treat everyone with care and respect.
- We are passionate about providing quality support for general practice and the best outcomes for patients.
- Our reputation for quality is built on integrity and ethical business principles.
Melbourne Medical Deputising Service supports the personally controlled eHealth record program. Want to learn more about e-health? Visit www.ehealth.gov.au