As of 20 March, 244,786 confirmed cases and 10,030 confirmed deaths all over the world. In Australia 756 confirmed cases (160 cases increased since 19 March 2019) and 7 deaths.
Due to the current Novel Coronavirus 2019 outbreak overseas and to prevent the spread of this Coronavirus as well as to protect you and our other patients, our practice is now implementing:
“PLEASE CALL OUR CLINIC TO MAKE APPOINTMENT BEFORE YOU DO BOOKING ONLINE OR BEFORE YOU WALK IN TO OUR CLINIC”.
In this way, we can ask patients about the reason for their propose visit and If you have the following symptoms: FEVER, SORE THROAT, COUGHING, BREATHING DIFFICULTIES OR VOMITING, and have travelled internationally in the last 14 days or Have had CLOSE OR CASUAL CONTACT with a confirmed case of Coronavirus or with a person that travelled internationally.
If you fall into those criteria, Please stay at home and call our clinic on 96983060 or 96993370 to explain your symptoms and to make an appointment to talk to GP.
NSW Health has been advising people NOT to go to a GP office if they suspect they have corona virus. The Advice is to call ahead to the GP or Emergency Department or Health Direct 1800 022 222or Public Health Unit 1300 066 055 for advice.
COVID 19 TESTING CLINIC in Redfern is at Redfern Health Centre: 103-105 Redfern Street Redfern (open 9am-4pm)
COVID 19 TESTING CLINIC in St Vincent Hospital: The Fever Clinic, Ground Floor St Vincent Public Hospital, 390 Victoria Street Darlinghurst (open 10am-6pm)