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COVID-19 Update

Click here for the latest clinic news about COVID-19 on our website. Outbreak Alerts: If YOU or a CLOSE CONTACT have been in, visited or travelled through a Victorian, NSW or Queensland COVID-19 outbreak, hot-spot or public exposure site you are NOT PERMITTED ENTRY into our medical centre.  FIRST call reception on tel (03) 9629 1414 to organise a Telehealth consultation with

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Australia Day Public Holiday Hours

MEDICAL CENTRE PUBLIC HOLIDAY OPENING HOURS SATURDAY 23/01/2021: CLOSED SUNDAY 24/01/2021: CLOSED MONDAY 25/01/2021: 8am – 6pm TUESDAY 26/01/2021: CLOSED WEDNESDAY 27/01/2021: 8am – 6pm (resume normal consulting hours) For after-hours non-urgent medical care call The National Home Doctor Service on 13 74 25. For urgent medical care the closest hospital emergency department is: The

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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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Face Masks Update

You are still required to wear a face mask when attending the medical centre From 11.59pm on Sunday 17th January 2021, face masks will no longer be mandatory in all public indoor settings.  For all adults and children aged 12 years or older in Victoria , face masks continue to be mandatory in the following

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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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Electronic Prescriptions

Victoria Harbour Medical Centre is now electronic prescription enabled. Click here to read the RACGP fact sheet about electronic prescriptions. What is an electronic prescription? An electronic prescription is an alternative to a paper prescription. If you are registered with Medicare or DVA, your GP will now be able to deliver an electronic prescription to

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