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COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic: Phase 1b

COVID-19 VACCINE WAITLIST Victoria Harbour Medical Centre is an approved COVID-19 general practice vaccination clinic. Current phase of COVID-19 vaccine rollout: Phase 1b This is a Bulk Billed service for eligible Medicare card holders only. We stock the COVID-19 AstraZeneca vaccine only. We do not stock the COVID-19 Pfizer vaccine. On the 08/04/2021 the Australian

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COVID-19 Update

Click here for the latest clinic news about COVID-19 on our website. COVID-19 Vaccines: Click here for information about the rollout of the COVID-19 vaccine to Australian communities in 2021. Outbreak Alerts: If YOU or a CLOSE CONTACT have been in, visited or travelled through a current outbreak, hot-spot or public exposure site you are

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Changes to Telehealth Fees

This service is not for emergency care.  For urgent medical care call emergency 000 (Triple Zero) or go to an emergency department at a hospital. Telehealth phone appointments with our GPs are still available. You can book a Telehealth phone consultation online or by calling our reception team on (03) 9629 1414. Telehealth was introduced in

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PRODUCT RECALL ALERT: Mylan PrEP

Alphapharm Pty Ltd has advised that its Mylan PrEP formulation has now been fixed to address a previous tablet splitting issue and is now available. In December 2020 a product recall of all batches of Mylan PrEP (Tenofovir disoproxil maleate / Emtricitabine 300mg / 200mg tablets) was being undertaken due to the potential for broken

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Face Masks Update

You are required to wear a face mask when attending the medical centre Click here for updated Department of Health information about wearing face masks in Victoria. From 6:00pm on Friday 26th March 2021 new statewide restrictions are in effect. For all adults and children aged 12 years or older in Victoria face masks now must

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s100 HIV prescribers now available @ VHMC

GPs Dr Christopher Kearney and Dr Damien Polioudakis are accredited s100 HIV community prescribers. This means they are able to prescribe highly specialised HIV medication called antiretroviral therapy (ART). Both have advanced training and experience in providing care to people at risk of HIV or people living with HIV (PLHIV). HIV is now considered a

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