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    • MARCH 22, 2021
    ELIGIBLE FOR THE FREE FLU SHOT?   Book now online

    ELIGIBLE FOR THE FREE FLU SHOT? Book now online

    If you are eligible for a free government flu vaccination we have received the vaccines. There is no need to phone us – our vaccination clinics are open for ONLINE booking – click on the BOOK A FLU VAX button at the top of the Home page.

    To check your eligibility for a free flu vaccination select the “read more” link below.

    As we receive our Department of Health vaccines, we are running regular Flu Vaccine Clinics to both manage the demand and minimise the risk of COVID-19 infection via social distancing at the clinic.

    Step 1:   You must please check your eligibility to receive a free government flu vaccination Step 2:  Please book your flu vaccination online – this greatly helps to manage the extremely high demand.

    There must be at least 14 days between the Influenza and COVID-19 vaccinations.

     

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    • MARCH 22, 2021
    COVID Vaccination Update

    COVID Vaccination Update

    Despite the many announcements and assurances from the government, the process for Australians to be vaccinated against COVID-19 remains confusing and has left everyone short on the details.

    Queen Street Medical Centre is well prepared and ready to vaccinate but to date we have only been promised 50 doses of the COVID vaccine.

    These will not be delivered until after Easter. We have planned our rollout of the COVID vaccine along the same lines as our flu vaccination clinics.

    When supplies of the vaccine arrive, we will administer it according to the government queue. Dr Neil Starmer, Practice Partner

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    • MARCH 6, 2021
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    When will I get a COVID-19 vaccine?

    This information is taken directly from the Australian Government, Department of Health website – https://www.health.gov.au/initiatives-and-programs/covid-19-vaccines/getting-vaccinated-for-covid-19/when-will-i-get-a-covid-19-vaccine

    This video describes how vaccines will be rolled out, and who they will go to first. Australia’s COVID-19 vaccines will become available in phases. Priority groups have been identified using public health, medical and epidemiological evidence. Learn about priority groups and who will receive the first doses of the vaccine. This includes people that would be at higher risk of serious illness if they contracted COVID-19, and those most likely to be exposed to it.

    DISTRIBUTION AND SUPPLIES ARE GOVERNED BY THE AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT.

    PLEASE DO NOT PHONE US – WE WILL POST ALL INFORMATION ON THIS SITE.  Follow the Read more link for the full story and important links.

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    • FEBRUARY 26, 2021
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    Introducing electronic prescriptions

    We have introduced electronic prescriptions – you will still have the option to have a paper prescription, but electronic prescriptions are convenient, easy and efficient for you, your doctor and your pharmacist. Watch this video to learn more and follow the read more link for more information.

     

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