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Face Masks: Important update for the Victorian public

You are still required to wear a face mask when attending the medical centre. From the 23/11/2020 there are some changes to the mandatory wearing of face masks in Victoria. All adults and children aged 12 years or older are now only required to wear a face mask in the following settings: in all indoor venues when you can’t socially

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November is Movember

Movember 2020 has officially begun! Across the world, men die an average six years younger than women, and for reasons that are largely preventable. During the month of November we would like to encourage all our male patients to take care of their physical and mental health and to seek assistance when required. Put on

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COVID-19 Update

Click here for the latest clinic news about COVID-19 on our website. Testing: Click here for a list of COVID-19 assessment and testing centres in Victoria. Click here to find out more about The Call-to-Test service for vulnerable Victorians.  This service will enable some of our most vulnerable to get tested for COVID-19 at home

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Changes to Telehealth Fees

Telehealth phone appointments 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 response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.  This service has now been extended to 31st March 2021. Refer to our Patient Information section on our website about fees

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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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Looking After Your Mental Health

It’s important to look after your mental health during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. We recognise the feelings of anxiety and concerns many people may be experiencing during this time, especially for those in self-isolation or quarantine. There are a number of ways to support your mental health during this period: Book a Telehealth phone consultation

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