Bushfire Counselling Service It is normal for a traumatic event to affect you emotionally and physically. Even if you are not directly affected, these events can re-trigger previous memories and emotions. Where to go and who can help Please call the Bushfire Counselling Phone Line on 1300 514 811 between 9am-6pm Mon-Fri to access free… Read More»
If you have been affected by the bushfires and experiencing hard times or needing someone to talk with, please contact the Practice to make an appointment with a Doctor.
From 6th November 2019 onwards, ALL patients needing an URGENT, On-The-Day Appointment will be seen on a First In, Most Unwell basis (similar to a hospital emergency department). All patients will be: 1. Assessed by our Clinical Nurse and assigned a level of priority, based on how unwell you are. 2. Thereafter, you will be… Read More»
We would like to welcome Dr Martin Witney to the Team, who commences as our new Registrar in February 2020. We would like to wish Dr Shannon Elliott all the best for 2020 and look forward to seeing her back with the Team in 2021. We would like to wish Dr Michael Valente all the… Read More»
Dear Community, Thank you for bearing with us in the last few months while we implement a new system to enable faster and quicker access for patients with urgent needs, while maintaining the valuable long-term doctor-patient relationship with a regular GP. We are happy to report that we have been able to accommodate>90% of patients… Read More»
At Standish Street Surgery, we understand it is getting increasingly difficult for members of our community to secure an appointment with our doctors, due to increased patient demand. We have looked at our appointment booking process, and starting from August 2018 onwards, we will be assigning 2 doctors to be “on call” to receive any… Read More»
Free Influenza Vaccine. *Flu Clinics will be running until late June 2019. Please book an appointment in the Flu Clinics either Online or by contacting the Practice on 03 57519900. *Free seasonal influenza vaccine is funded for the following groups at higher risk of complications from influenza: all children aged 6 months to less than… Read More»
As you may have heard/read in recent press releases the shingles vaccine (Zostavax) is now being funded by the government for those 70-79 years of age. We will be conducting Clinics at the surgery specifically for this. Initially there will be a catch up program to capture patients who are about to turn 80 –… Read More»
It is important to notify reception if your details have changed since your last visit. Please ensure we have your correct address and mobile number. From July 1st the receptionists will be checking your details when you arrive for your appointment.
You are able to register for the Australian Government’s personally controlled electronic health (eHealth) record system to help you take control of all your health information and help your doctors to provide you with the care you need. Please talk to your doctor or speak to a receptionist if you wish to be part of this Government… Read More»