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COVID Vaccinations

Leongatha Community Clinic state run vaccination hub has officially closed.

The vaccination team from Gippsland Southern Health Service wish to thank every person who visited us for their vaccination over the 8 months we were open.

We delivered over 10,000 individual vaccines to our community.

Members of the South Gippsland Community are still able to receive their boosters and winter doses of Covid-19 vaccine from local doctors clinics and pharmacists.

Covid-19 vaccines can also be booked online at:

 https://portal.cvms.vic.gov.au/.

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For the latest information on COVID-19 please visit

www.dhhs.vic.gov.au/coronavirus

COVID Testing

Gippsland Southern Health Service is moving from a PCR testing clinic

to a Rapid Antigen Test drive through only.

Members of the public holding one of the following cards below

can drive through to collect their free Rapid Antigen Kit.

To get free RATs, you must hold one of these cards:

 

  • Commonwealth Seniors Health Card.

  •  Health Care Card.

  •  Low Income Health Care Card.

  •  Pensioner Concession Card.

  •  Department of Veterans' Affairs Gold, White or Orange card.

This drive through service will be operating on Fridays only, commencing 1st April 2022 from 9.00am to 3.00pm

Drive through to the Primary Health Entry at

the front of the Leongatha Hospital.

PCR testing will not be offered at this site after 24th February 2022

Please bring your eligible card and Medicare card

One Site, One Worker Declaration

For GSHS Staff and visiting specialists, if you work at more than one site or you work for another employer, you are required to complete the "One Site, One Worker Declaration" and advise where you've worked previously before beginning your shift.

QR Check-in

Everyone entering a GSHS facility (this includes Leongatha Hospital, Korumburra Hospital, Koorooman House, Alchera House and Hillside Lodge) must check in via the QR codes displayed or via the below button.

The questions are recommended by the Victorian Department of Health for public health services and will assist us in contact tracing.  This QR Check-in is not linked to the Services Vic app as we are required to ask the standard COVID questions.