Thrive Magazine – September

Health and Wellbeing Information in Thrive Magazine, Doctors in Melbourne

Welcome to Thrive Magazine! Health and Wellbeing Information for you and your family. Welcome to the second issue of Thrive magazine. We’re delighted by the feedback we’ve had to our launch edition last month; how much you appreciated the diverse, comprehensive health and wellness information designed to help navigate these ultra-challenging COVID-19 days. As well … Read more

Thrive Magazine – August

thrive issue 1

Welcome to Thrive Magazine! Health and Wellbeing Information for you and your family.   Every month Thrive will deliver fresh information to guide and inform you on issues and challenges similar for all of us. Such as keeping our immune systems strong, our fitness and mobility healthy, our minds and emotions calm and focussed, and our friendships … Read more

ePrescribing – Preparing your Practice

Different coloured pills in a mug, MyClinic provides E-prescription

The Australian Government has fast tracked the implementation of electronic prescriptions (ePrescribing). Watch the video below to see how you can prepare.   https://vimeo.com/420508998 What is ePrescribing? Paperless prescriptions that are accessible using electronic devices for increased security and to help avoid losing paper scripts. How will electronic prescribing affect me? It will be an … Read more

TELEHEALTH & YOUR HEALTH

Telehealth service for all patients across MyClinic Group GPs in Melbourne

As part of the Australian Government’s response to COVID-19, new temporary telehealth services have been introduced. WHY ARE THE CHANGES BEING MADE? This will take pressure off hospitals and emergency departments. Whole of population telehealth will allow people to access essential health services in their home and will support self-isolation and quarantine policies to reduce … Read more

INFLUENZA 2020

Flu Shots and Immunisation service at all MyClinic Group medical centres, Flu shot in Melbourne

Influenza 2020 The flu is a highly contagious viral infection that can cause severe illness and life-threatening complications. For vulnerable Victorians, like children, the elderly and people with a weakened immune system, the flu can have serious and devastating outcomes. It is spread by contact with respiratory droplets when an infected person coughs or sneezes. … Read more

CORONAVIRUS DISEASE (COVID-19)

COVID 19 precaution is staying in isolation and testing if you have symptoms

THIS INFORMATION IS BROUGHT TO YOU FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES. Last updated: 03.03.2020 If you think you may have coronavirus disease, please call the dedicated hotline on 1800 675 389. This hotline is serviced by Nurse-on-Call. Please keep Triple Zero (000) for emergencies. WHAT IS CORONAVIRUS DISEASE (COVID-19)? Coronaviruses are a … Read more

Smoking

Quit Smoking Consultations at MyClinic Group, Doctors in Melbourne

SMOKING Tobacco smoking is one of the largest preventable causes of death and disease in Australia with smoking estimated to kill almost 19,000 Australians a year and responsible for 9.0% of the total burden of disease in Australia in 2011. It is associated with an increased risk of a wide range of health conditions, including; heart … Read more

Measles Nov 2019

Measles vaccine at all MyClinic Group centres

In 2019 there have now been 47 cases of confirmed measles notified in Victoria. Almost all cases are in people who are not fully immunised against measles, who have either travelled overseas or been in contact with travellers from overseas in Victoria. Many cases are people born since 1966 who believed they were fully immunised … Read more