Health e Medical Centre response to the recommendations for Victorian residents

We are continuing to run our special unit that is testing for Covid and more importantly providing a consultation with

one of our Doctors who will ensure that your symptomsare checked as well. Medical certificates are provided where required.
• Stay home and get tested if you have symptoms of coronavirus (COVID-19) no matter how mild: including fever, chills, cough, sore throat, shortness of breath, runny nose, loss of sense of smell or taste. Go home straight after your test and self-isolate while you wait for the results. You must not go to your workplace until you get your results.
• Face coverings in regional Victoria – Face coverings in regional Victoria continue to be recommended in situations where maintaining 1.5 metres distance is not possible – however regional Victorians will have to put on face covering when visiting metropolitan Melbourne or Mitchell Shire for one of the permitted reasons.
You will notice our team are wearing masks in accordance to the government recommendation for health workers. Your visit to the practice will be a safe and considered space, we also triage all patients with cough cold, flu like symptoms patients who are seen in a separate area with a separate entrance. If you need to book an appointment or have any questions please contact 5223 9999, one of our team will be happy to assist.
• This continues to be a difficult and uncertain time for many Victorians, and support is vital and available. For more information about managing stress and support options, call the Coronavirus Mental Wellbeing Support Services on 1800 512 348