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Covid-19 Screening Clinic details – Frankston and mobile.

COVID 19 and GPs

 

Coronavirus Vaccination

 

Coronavirus Positive Pathways

SEMPHN and DHHS have developed a regional COVID-19 Positive Pathway for GP’s.
These can be found here.

 

Peninsula Health Coronavirus contact information

Peninsula Health (PH) will be contacted by DHHS about all positive coronavirus cases in our area and PH will liaise with GP’s and patients about follow up and clearance.

If GP’s need to contact Peninsula Health about a patient please see the information below;

 

Call Community Care 9788 1700 

Call or email: communitycareenquires@phcn.vic.gov.au

For all clinical care, monitoring & additional clinical and specialist support

Call 8am-9pm 7 days a week

 

Recommended disease-modifying treatments

Expanded eligibility criteria for COVID-19 oral antiviral treatments, Paxlovid® (nirmatrelvir and ritonavir) and molnupiravir (Lagevrio®)

Changed July 11

Department of Health Fact Sheets

 

Caring for People with COVID 19

National COVID 19 Clinical Evidence Taskforce from the Health Department webpage
 
 
Department of Health
 
 
FOR SOCIAL AND WELFARE NEEDS

Advice, support and escalation to mental health and addiction services

& a range of other social supports

Please call 9am-5pm Monday to Friday

 

Call Emergency Department

For urgent transfer to hospital

24hours a day 7 days a week

GP’s please call Emergency Department Admitting Officer 9784 7196

 

ACCESS service run a COVID 19 Recovery Program 1300 665 781

The Post COVID 19 recovery program is available to provide ongoing multidisciplinary assistance to anyone who wishes to access services and support to assist their recovery from Covid 19

Self referral accepted, call ACCESS 9am-5pm Monday to Friday

Community Health Post Covid-19 Recovery Program

Fax 9784 2309

 

More Information for GPs

 

For concerned community members who have accessed this page for advice regarding Coronavirus

  • The DHHS Coronavirus hotline (Tel 1800 675 398) is available for patient advice 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. 
  • Consider Calling your GP clinic. Most GP clinics will give you all the advice that you need over the phone. They will also let you know if and where you may need to be seen and/or tested for Coronavirus.