FLOREY MEDICAL CENTRE
Your Multicultural General Practice
Updates and Patient Alerts
COVID-19 Vaccination Roll Out Information
Florey Medical Centre WILL be participating in the upcoming COVID-19 Vaccination Roll Out!
Eligible patients will be systematically contacted directly by Florey Medical Centre as vaccines and appointments become available, we anticipate this to start mid-April 2021
While you wait, please view the links below. You can check your eligibility, learn about the vaccines, understand how to prepare for the vaccine and what to expect during and post vaccination
Check your eligibility for the COVID-19 Vaccine here Vaccines Eligibility Checker (healthdirect.gov.au)
ACT Information Homepage for COVID-19 Vaccine COVID-19 vaccine – COVID-19 (act.gov.au)
When will you get the COVID-19 Vaccine? When will I get a COVID-19 vaccine? | Australian Government Department of Health
What you can do to prepare for the COVID-19 Vaccination? Preparing for COVID-19 vaccination (health.gov.au)
We aim to provide regular updates regarding the COVID-19 Vaccine as we receive it.
Please always seek information from a reliable source.
COVID-19 HEALTH ALERT
Have you been in a current Geographical Area of Risk on or after 11th March 2021?
Current geographical areas of risk for COVID-19 transmission are:
All overseas countries (including New Zealand) Brisbane, Ipswich, Logan, Moreton Bay and Redlands in Queensland
PLEASE DO NOT ENTER OUR PRACTICE IF YOU HAVE:
A Confirmed positive case of COVID-19
In the last 14 days returned from overseas, or any confirmed COVID-19 hotspots
Exposure to people who have a confirmed case of COVID-19
If YES to any of the above, PLEASE CALL our Medical Centre on 02 6259 1444.
PLEASE REQUEST A MASK OR NOTIFY RECEPTION ON ARRIVAL IF YOU HAVE ANY OF THE FOLLOWING
Shortness of breath
Joint or muscle aches
Loss of smell or taste
Please minimise the people you bring with you to your medical appointment as this reduces the risk for everyone.
Call 000 if you need urgent medical help.
For further information go to Australian Government Department of Health or call Healthdirect on 1800 022 222.
Due to the continually evolving situation with Coronavirus (COVID-19) we are offering both Telehealth and face-to-face consultations at our Practice. Telehealth consultations will be conducted either on the telephone or by video link when appropriate. Please call the Practice on 02 6259 1444 to make an appointment for Telehealth. Face-to-face consultations can still be made online or by calling the Practice.
Established over 30 years ago, Florey Medical Centre was one of the first extended hours general practice clinics in the ACT.
Florey Medical Centre continues to provide multi-cultural Canberra with quality extended hour’s primary health care.
We welcome new patients and accept appointments. Patients without appointments are welcome as walk-ins.
We are fully accredited with AGPAL Accreditation, which ensures that all our policies and procedures comply with the relevant industry and government standards.
Florey Medical Centre works with Laverty Pathology and provides an onsite blood collection service for your convenience. We also work with Connect Hearing to provide hearing loss treatment.