Please note that information is changing at a rapid rate, we will try to update as soon as we can but we are also busy with patients and phones calls at the moment! Remember that social distancing and regular hand washing is essential to help decrease the incidence of infection! Anyone with a fever or…
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Advice
Anyone with a fever or respiratory symptoms is advised to ring the 24-hour hotline 1800 675 398
Health Department Coronavirus Information Line : 1800 020 080
Screening clinics have been established at seven Melbourne hospitals – our closest ones being Ringwood EACH, Austin Hospital, Box Hill Hospital, and Monash Hospital Clayton. Patients who have symptoms compatible with COVID-19 may present to these screening clinics but are asked to call the hospital before doing so.
- Ringwood EACH
- Box Hill Hospital – 1300 342 255
- Austin Hospital – 9496 5000
- Monash Hospital Clayton – 9594 6666
If you are concerned you have COVID, or are suffering from a high fever and respiratory symptoms, and have performed the DHHS self assessment for COVID meeting criteria for swabbing, please contact the coronavirus hotline or one of the 3 hospitals listed above for testing and further management. If you’re unsure please let our reception staff know on the phone, so that you may speak with one of our doctors or nurses to determine the best course of action to get you medical help. PLEASE DO NOT COME TO THE CLINIC WITHOUT SPEAKING TO OUR STAFF FIRST.
Please check our website post on the Novel-Coronavirus COVID-19 (the post with the sneezing man) before ringing us (to answer FAQs and reduce phone waiting time)