In the words of the Australian Government and the W.H.O. (World Health Organization), these are the best ways to ensure that you stay hygienic and safe during the COVID-19 pandemic, and also to assist in slowing the spread of this virus.
Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue when coughing or sneezing.
Cough into your elbow.
Dispose of tissues.
Wash your hands with soap afterwards.
Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.
Most importantly, thoroughly wash your hands with either soap and water OR hand sanitiser that has an alcohol content of no less than 60%
Redcliffe Beach Clinic as a precautionary measure has installed safety screens at reception to protect our Patients as well as our staff during the COVID-19 pandemic.
We have also marked the floor so patients are aware of the social distance rule of 1.5 metres which will prevent crowding in Reception.
Please advise staff that you have arrived at the Clinic on (07-283-6000) so we are able to direct you to a waiting area ahead of your ppointment.
Feeling unwell? If you develop a fever, a cough, sore throat or shortness of breath within 14 days of overseas travel, or have been in contact with a confirmed case of COVID-19, you need to phone our clinic for a phone consultation prior to booking on-line or call 13HEALTH (13 43 25 84) and self isolate immediately.
If you are unsure or worried you can also go to the Queensland Government Website and take a short Quiz here.
Will I be tested for COVID-19 ?
You will need to visit the website below for uptodate information on testing. It is at your GP's discretion as to whether you will be sent for testing in line with the Qld Dept of Health directions.