Park Street GP Geelong is monitoring the outbreak for Coronavirus (COVID – 19) on a daily basis.
PATIENT ALERT COVID-19
If you have an appointment please
DO NOT ENTER PARK STREET GP.
Please wait outside and ring the clinic on 5223 2722 so we can advise you what to do.
You must wear a mask when attending the clinic.
Coronavirus Hotline 1800 675 398
If you suspect you may have the coronavirus (COVID-19) call the dedicated Victorian Coronavirus hotline – open 24 hours, 7 days.
Please keep Triple Zero (000) for emergencies only.
What is coronavirus (COVID-19)
Coronavirus (COVID-19) is a respiratory illness caused by a new virus. Symptoms range from a mild cough to pneumonia. Some people recover easily, others may get very sick very quickly. It spreads from person to person. What we do know is hygiene is paramount. Read more – good hygiene can prevent infection.
Symptoms of coronavirus
Symptoms range from a mild cough and symptoms similiar to the common cold to more severe symptoms such as pneumonia.
People with coronavirus may experience:
- flu-like symptoms such as coughing, sore throat and fatigue
- shortness of breath
*Please note, Park Street GP is NOT a COVID-19 testing centre* Please ring the Hotline for details. Coronavirus Victorian Hotline 1800 675 398
There is no treatment as yet for coronavirus, but medical care can treat most of the symptoms. Antibiotics do not work on viruses.
If you have been diagnosed with coronavirus, isolate yourself in your home.
The team at Park Street GP Geelong monitor COVID-19 health alerts on a daily basis. We will update our website and facebook page with any major developments.
Reliable sources of information regarding COVID – 19
*All our information has come from these two sources. You can also stay up to date on the Park Street GP Facebook Page.