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29Apr, 2020

Have you had your flu vaccine?

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If you are not eligible for a government funded influenza vaccine you can purchase the vaccine at the practice for $17.50.  The attendance consultation is Bulk Billed for all patients with a current Medicare Card. Book your appointment by calling us on 07 3410 1122.   Why is it important to get the Flu Vaccine? This year it is even more important to be vigilant about protection from influenza due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Vaccinating against influenza will reduce the risk of contracting a double-up of both influenza and COVID-19 […]
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1Apr, 2020

Important Coronavirus Health Update 

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If you have travelled overseas or returned from a cruise in the past 14 days; or If you have been in close contact with a person who has a confirmed case of Novel Coronavirus/COVID-19; or If you live or work in a high risk setting which has had two or more cases clinically consistent with Coronavirus symptoms; And, if you have a fever or flu-like symptoms, please phone us prior to booking an appointment or attending at the practice. Call 000 if you need urgent medical assistance For more information […]
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19Jul, 2018

AMA Your Family Doctors Week

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AMA Family Doctor Week The week is aimed at highlighting the role of GPs – our family doctors – and their value to the community and the health system as they deliver high-quality holistic health care. Family Doctor Week will run from Sunday 22 July to Saturday 28 July 2018. The theme for this year’s event is Your family doctor: here for you. The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) says Australia has one of the best health systems in the world. Its strength stems from general practice and […]
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19Jun, 2016

Bone Density Scans

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Free Bone Density Scans As part of our ongoing commitment to patient care, we have arranged for a specialist bone density scanning service to visit our practice on on the 16th July until 20th July 2018. This service is FREE for any patient over 70 – it is bulk-billed with no gap. Your appointment takes just ten (10) minutes. Why is it important to have a bone density scan? Even if you feel healthy, having a scan is advisable because osteoporosis has no visible symptoms. It affects 1 in 2 women and 1 in 3 […]
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