You may be aware we have had a patient attend the practice who has subsequently tested positive for COVID-19. This person attended the practice on Tuesday 14/9 between 3.30 and 5.30pm and again on Wednesday 15/9 between 11.15 and 11.45am. If you have been affected by this exposure you will be contacted by NSW Health. In the meantime, if you believe you were at the practice during those times you should have a COVID test and isolate until you receive a negative result.
All staff have been tested and have received a negative result.
The practice will be closed on Friday 17/9 and Saturday 18/9 to undertake deep cleaning.
Our scheduled Pfizer vaccine clinic on Sunday 19/9 will go ahead as planned with all due caution for infection control.
If you require assistance outside business hours please contact the after hours GP helpline HealthDirect on 1800 022 222 or www.healthdirect.gov.au
In an emergency please call 000
Kiama Medical Practice also offers an after hours service for our regular patients subject to a private fee. Please call the practice on 4232 1244 and follow the prompts to be put through to this service.