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George Street Family Medical Practice is offering appointments for the Astra Zeneca Covid 19 Vaccine. Anyone over the age of 50 are welcome to call the surgery and arrange an appointment at one of our Covid Vaccine Clinic Appointments. For all Patients 49 and under click on the link to register your interest for an appointment for the Pfizer vaccine when they become available at participating HUBS. https://apply.service.nsw.gov.au/covid-vac-register

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Have You Had your Flu shot yet

The Free Flu shot is NOW available

Please remember there should be at least 14 days between your Covid Vaccine and your Flu Vaccine

Free seasonal influenza vaccine is funded for the following groups at higher risk of complications from influenza:

  • all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people aged 6 months and over
  • all children aged 6 months to less than 5 years of age (including Aboriginal and medically at risk) 
  • all individuals aged 5 years and over with medical risk conditions, namely:
    • cardiac disease, including cyanotic congenital heart disease, coronary artery disease and congestive heart failure
    • chronic respiratory conditions, including suppurative lung disease, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and severe asthma
    • other chronic illnesses requiring regular medical follow up or hospitalisation in the previous year, including diabetes mellitus, chronic metabolic diseases, chronic renal failure, and haemoglobinopathies
    • chronic neurological conditions that impact on respiratory function, including multiple sclerosis, spinal cord injuries, and seizure disorders
    • impaired immunity, including HIV, malignancy and chronic steroid use
    • children aged 6 months to 10 years on long term aspirin therapy.all people aged 65 years and over
  • pregnant women (influenza vaccine can be given at any stage of pregnancy)  
  • people aged 65 years and over (vaccine that is specifically designed to produce a higher immunse response is available for this group

Please call reception to arrange an appointment to receive your free flu vaccine if you are eligible or need to get a script for the non government funded vaccine

Skin Checks

George Street Family Medical Practice can provide Skin Cancer checks and can also perform various skin procedures in the Surgery. Call for an appointment to have your skin checked NOW