PLEASE RING AN TELL US IF YOU HAVE COVID- 19. As of 11/7/22 we can prescribe a short course of pills for many people with early Covid -19 that reduces hospitalization. Criteria are: 70 years and older--50 years or older with 2 additional risk factors--Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander, 30 years or older and with 2 additional risk factors. and all where treatment is commenced within 5 days of symptom onset, or as soon as possible if you have no symptoms but test positive.
We are still offering COVID-19 testing to all of our current patients if required. This will be conducted from your car or in our seperate isolation are with full safety procedures to keep you, our other patients and staff safe. If you have a sore throat, cough, headache, fever, runny nose etc. OR meet the current Government guidelines for needing a PCR test please contact reception to book an appointment to be tested.
If a further physical check is needed, the Doctor can see you in a separate, isolation area of the clinic.
IF YOU HAVE ANY FLU LIKE SYMPTOMS OR ARE UNSURE IF YOU NEED A TEST PLEASE CALL US.
See also https://www.dhhs.vic.gov.au/coronavirus OR CALL COVID HOTLINE1800 020 080.
IF YOU OR SOMEONE YOU KNOW TESTS Positive TO COVID-19 The Selby Family Clinic Doctors have put together some helpful information
A PDF copy of this helpful information can be downloaded below.
BILLING CHANGES - JULY 1ST 2022
From July 1st 2022, Selby Family Clinic will be increasing our private billing fees across all appointment types. This increase has been a difficult decision for the practice but is necessary if we wish to continue operating. Detailed information, including our updated fee schedule, can be found by clicking here.
Telehealth consults will incur a private fee equivalent to a face to face consultation unless you are eligible to be bulk billed in line with our Billing Policy or after discussion with your Doctor.
WE ARE STILL OPEN FOR BUSINESS
But it's not quite business as usual.
Below is a list of changes currently in place in our clinic to keep you and our team safe:
NOTE: When you arrive, if you have no mobile phone, please knock on the door and a staff member will come to you as you may not enter the clinic until checked.