NOVEL CORONAVIRUS UPDATE    

19th March 2020

UPDATE

 

All travellers returning from any country outside Australia are now considered at risk. 

If you have had recent overseas travel 

OR

 have been in contact with a confirmed case of COVID-19 

AND

 You have a fever, cough or breathing difficulties

 PLEASE DO NOT ENTER THE CLINIC

Please let reception know your travel history & symptoms and they will put you through to our practice nurse who will advise you what to do.

TELEHEALTH PHONE CONSULTS

Our practice is now only taking Telehealth phone consults. 

These consults are bulk billed as part of the government’s strategy to minimise the spread of Coronavirus.

Please ring reception or login to your HotDoc app or through the online booking link on our website and choose the Telehealth (phone consult) appointment type and follow the prompts. 

*See the self assessment for risk of coronavirus chart below

 

More information is available from:

If you fall into the risk groups above and suspect you may have the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) you can phone the dedicated hotline on 1800 675 398.

Please keep Triple Zero (000) for emergencies only.

Victorian State Government Department of Health and Human Services:

https://www.dhhs.vic.gov.au/novelcoronavirus

 

Australian Government Department of Health:

https://www.health.gov.au/health-topics/novel-coronavirus-2019-ncov

Contact Us

Point Lonsdale Medical Group

4 Nelson Road, Point Lonsdale, Vic 3225

Phone: 03 52580888

Fax: 03 52582900

www.pointlonsdalemedicalgroup.com.au

Hours

Opening Hours

Monday to Thursday 7.30am to 7.00pm

Friday 7.30am to 5.00pm

Saturday 9.00am to 1.00pm

Sunday 10.00am to 12.00 noon

Public Holidays 9.00am to 12.00 noon

Phone Hours

Monday to Thursday 8.30am to 6.45pm

Friday 8.30am to 5.00pm

Saturday 9.00am to 1.00pm

After Hours

Outside of our normal hours of operation, Point Lonsdale Medical Group utilises the National Home Doctor Service to provide medical attention and assistance in emergencies. Please phone 13 74 25 when an urgent after-hour’s home visit is required.

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