Monthly Archives: March 2019

The Aged Care Safety and Quality Commission – dealing with 3

Further to our previous post. On 22 Mar. 2019, we received this from the Commission. This response was sent back today, (on 24 Mar. 2019.) We’ll let you know if we get a response. It’s yet to be seen if … Continue reading

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Dr Colin Holloway – dealing with 1

Dr Colin Holloway is a GP, originally from South Africa, practicing in Caboolture, Queensland, (perhaps in his early 70s, see his AHPRA entry,) who has this on his website. This quotation led to him being sent this on 14 Mar. … Continue reading

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Dr Kerrie Meades, Ophthalmologist – dealing with 1

Some doctors are good to deal with, and others are not so good. This has just been sent to Dr Meades. (on Mar. 22, 2019.) Dr Meades has this habit of blocking your emails if you send her any emails she … Continue reading

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The Aged Care Safety and Quality Commission – dealing with 2

Further to the report in the Sydney Morning Herald that one of the residents in BUPA’s aged care home at Eden had had maggots grow in a wound on his head to the point where he had to be taken … Continue reading

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BUPA Aged Care – dealing with 2

Further to our previous post on BUPA Aged Care in which we set out an email sent to them on 14 Mar. 2019 about the claims in an article in the Sydney Morning Herald that a resident in their aged … Continue reading

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Paul McCarthy, Optometrist – dealing with

Website: eyesontheroad.com.au Email Address: paul@eyesontheroad.com.au In terms of emails we’ve sent him and the responses, if any, we’ve got from him –  recommended against. But you don’t have to rely on our experiences with him, you can always email him yourself.

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A General Comment – 3

One of the things we’ve learnt the hard way is that if you send emails to some people and organisations, not only will they not acknowledge them, but, if the need arises, they will swear on a stack of Bibles … Continue reading

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BUPA Aged Care – dealing with 1

According to the Wikipedia article on BUPA, (short for “Britsh United Provident Association,”) it had 84,000 employees in 2016. We don’t know whether it has more or less in 2019, suffice it to say, that it is a very large … Continue reading

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Primary Health Care – dealing with 1

Is Primary in total disarray? It doesn’t even seem to have a main website these days. Have any of our readers been able to find one? Email us at info@questionsmisc.info

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Westmead Government hospital – dealing with 2

One of our readers reports that he recently had a 4-5 minute consultation with Dr Aravinda Thiagalingam in this hospital, and believes that what he was told was rubbish. And despite 3 or 4 requests made to him, he won’t … Continue reading

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