POLICY

GO TO THE COVID CLINIC

 If you have: 

> A fever OR respiratory problems

or 

> Been in contact with someone with a positive Covid-19 result

or a

> Healthcare worker

or

> With flu like symptoms and are not eligible for a phone consultation with their GP. 

WE STRONGLY ENCOURAGE ALL PATIENTS EXPERIENCING RESPIRATORY INFECTION TO CONTACT THE COVID CLINIC AT FSH

RING THE PRACTICE BEFORE YOU COME IN

 

 

If you have: 

> a fever/cough or sore throat

> feeling very ill

> vulnerable to Covid-19

Doctors may be able to still see. You must call ahead.

  

PHONE CONSULTS

  • ELIGIBILITY

> Patient in quarantine or self isolation who deemed suspected of COVID-19

> over 70 years of age

> under 12 months or parents of.

> person who is immunocompromised

> treated for chronic condition

> ATSI over 50 years old

> Pregnant women

> Under 16 years 

> Concession, Pension Card or Commonwealth Card Holder. 

> Must have a attended the practice once in the last 12 months. 

* Gap fee for all other none eligible patients. 

.

FACE TO FACE CONSULTS

> We continue to encourage all our patients to have their regular health checks. 

> All other services offered by the practice are still available. 

> Patients with Symptoms we encourage to call the practice before presenting to the clinic. 

PRACTICE FEE APPLIES: 

HELPFUL INFORMATION:

WAYS TO MINIMISE THE SPREAD OF THE VIRUS: 

- Regular hand wash

- Social distancing

- Self isolation

COVID-19 TRIAGE HOTLINE 1800 020 080

HELPFUL LINKS: 

Leeuwin Medical Group

275 Canning Highway

Palmyra WA 6157

For Life-Threatening Emergencies Call 000

© 2017 by Leeuwin Medical Group.