If you have been to China within the last 3 weeks, and in particular the Hubei Province area, you may have been exposed to the Novel Coronavirus. This also applies if you have been in contact with someone who has visited this area or has been in a health facility in China during this time. For information regarding this outbreak please go to Victorian Government Better Health Channel
If you think that you may be developing symptoms associated with this virus, please call the clinic for advice PRIOR to making an appointment. We have protocols and procedures in place to expediate timely health care.
We recommend that all patients take precautions and protect yourself and loved ones by observing hygienic practices. Such as covering your mouth and nose when sneezing or coughing. Always wash your hands thoroughly before eating food and after going to the toilet.
There is also an ABC News Special airing on Friday 7th Feb exploring how the coronavirus evolved, spreading from China around the world. You can hear from those on the frontline of the fight against the virus and explore some of the myths and misinformation.