Lockdown Number 5

(Mirror Article 21/7) So here we go again… There was a nervousness that the delta variant would take no notice of the NSW/Victorian border (helped along by those removalists) and that we would again be faced with a largely unimmunised population and a highly infectious virus. And so it has played out. Although both states…

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Pfizer clinic this Saturday now open.

Pfizer clinic this Saturday now open. Please check eligibility at www.health.gov.au and make your appointment through www.hotdoc.com.au and fill in all the information/answer all the questions. Everyone under 60 and over 40 is eligible (Please note we only open up one week at a time to ensure we get supply before people book)

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Lockdown Pfizer availability!

We have opened up extra Pfizer vaccination spots on this Saturday for eligible people… and what a perfect time to get vaccinated… Check eligibility status first at www.health.gov.au – everyone between 40 and under 60 is eligible. Spread the word.

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COVID vaccine news update

NSW looks like they are in for a torrid time if they are to get the march of the delta strain of COVID under some form of control. One can’t help but think that they may be at the beginning of a prolonged lockdown. And the return of Victorian tourists from school holidays represents a…

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Pfizer COVID vaccinations

Pfizer COVID vaccinations appointments are now available, if you are eligible, for this Tuesday (13th) afternoon and all day Thursday; ring the clinic for appointments for these days. The Saturday clinic is now also open and please book on www.hotdoc.com.au for an appointment. Please check whether you are eligible at www.health.gov.au on the eligibility checker.

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Foster Medical Centre Vaccination News

The COVID Australian landscape has changed and for once Victoria isn’t the state in lockdown. As was the case when we were though, the need for vaccinating the population as quickly and as safely as possible has again been highlighted nationally. But hasn’t that simple message been made more complicated and messier than it should…

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COVID Vaccinations

There is a lot of information coming out about the C-19 vaccinations and it can be quite a challenge keeping UTD.We will continue to try to help our community navigate the vaccine landscape…What follows is a portion of what was sent out to us today by the Health Department ..”The medical advice on which vaccine…

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Looking for Nurses!

Foster Medical Centre now has vacancies for nurses in a number of areas including in Chronic Disease Management, the Respiratory Clinic for assessing and swabbing, and in the vaccination clinic for COVID-19. These will be casual positions and hours TBA. We are particularly looking for Registered nurses. Expressions of interest should be directed to our…

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COVID vaccine news

Please note that due to the changes in Health Department recommendations we now have additional places for people 60 years and over for COVID vaccines next week. Book in now!

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Update advice post storm

Foster Medical Centre is open for business today (Friday) and will be on Saturday also. Toora will remain closed. The Respiratory Clinic is closed for swabbing but if you have respiratory symptoms please tell the receptionist (by phone) who will be able to assist you. All vaccine appointments will continue to occur. Again we thank…

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