Coronavirus Practice Policy
If you have a fever or any respiratory illness please stay at home and call our reception team on 9305 5999 to book a telephone or video consultation with one of our GP's. Alternatively you can book a telehealth appointment online at www.hgmc.com.au
If you have a fever >38C, OR history of fever eg night sweats/chills OR respiratory symptoms e.g. sore throat, cough, difficulty breathing you can now get tested at the Covid Clinic Joondalup Hospital Car Park P4, Regents Park Road regardless of travel history.
You can also be referred by your GP to a private pathology provider as listed below:
Clinipath Collection Centres
Joondalup Regents - 5 Regents Park
Mon-Fri: 8:00 - 12:30; 13:00 - 16:00
Australian Clinical Labs
Ocean Reef - Unit 2, 4 Prendiville Ave, Ocean Reef
Mon-Sat 8:00 - 12:00
If you feel very unwell or are having difficulty breathing/chest pain please call an ambulance on 000 or proceed to the nearest emergency department.
For general advice you can call the Coronavirus Health Information Line on 1800 020 080.
You can also Refer to Healthy WA website: healthywa.wa.gov.au/coronavirus
If you have travelled overseas or had contact with a suspected/confirmed case of Covid 19, please tell our staff when booking appointments.
Please note all patients arriving at the practice will be asked about respiratory symptoms and travel history.
You will be asked to wait in your car and your GP will phone you on your mobile phone.
Staff will regularly disinfect surfaces and door handles.
We thank you for abiding by these policies as we attempt to limit the spread of this new virus and prioritise patient and staff safety.