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29Apr, 2020

Expert Advice Matters

April 29th, 2020|Comments Off on Expert Advice Matters

 
 
We want to reassure patients that Eastbound is available to give advice on all health matters, in a safe and easy way.
 
How do I talk to my GP?
  • In-person appointments are still available for patients who are well and able to attend the practice.
  • Telehealth (Phone and Video) bulk-billed appointments are available to all patients.
 
How do I access?
 
Download the HealthEngine or AMS Connect apps through your smartphone – available through the App Store for iPhones or Google Play for Androids. Otherwise, simply contact our reception team on 9579 3522.
 
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7Apr, 2020

Our 2020 Flu Clinic Is Now Open

April 7th, 2020|Comments Off on Our 2020 Flu Clinic Is Now Open

We have now received stock of all Flu Vaccines for 2020. We will run our Flu Clinic a little differently this year in light of COVID-19.
Here’s what you need to know about our 2020 Flu clinic service:
  1. The flu clinic will continue to run as a walk-in service between 2-5pm Mon-Fri
  2. Upon arrival, you will be allocated a specific time slot and will only be able to enter the clinic at your assigned time. You may wait in your car, buy some groceries or take a short walk around the block while you wait. This is to maintain appropriate social distancing and avoid congestion in the waiting area.
  3. Post-vaccination, patients will be sent home with an after-care information leaflet rather than staying in the waiting room
All changes have been implemented in line with the guidelines and recommendations of the Department of Health and […]

24Mar, 2020

Introducing Video Consults

March 24th, 2020|Comments Off on Introducing Video Consults

To make a video consults please download the AMS Connect App on your smart phone:

 

To make a video consult, select ‘Make Appointment’ from AMS home screen

  • Select ‘Telehealth’
  • Select your appointment type from the drop down menu
  • Then select ‘Make an appointment with a Particular Doctor’ to choose your preferred doctor
  • Select your preferred doctor and time
  • Add payment details to confirm appointment
  • Please note, due to Medicare restrictions, we cannot provide a Medicare rebate for video consults.

 

For further assistance and guidance please contact our reception team on 9579 3522.

18Sep, 2019

Welcome Dr Tony Hammond – GP

September 18th, 2019|Comments Off on Welcome Dr Tony Hammond – GP

Dr Tony Hammond

Dr Tony Hammond is the newest member of the Eastbound Medical Team. He has a broad range of skills, including geriatric medicine, psychiatry of old age, addiction medicine, skin cancer care, chronic disease management, musculoskeletal medicine, and spinal manipulation.
Dr Hammond will commence at Eastbound on Monday the 14th of October 2019. He will consult Monday mornings, and Wednesday and Friday afternoons.

Click here to read his profile.

29Apr, 2019

2019 Flu vaccines are now available

April 29th, 2019|Comments Off on 2019 Flu vaccines are now available

The service will run Monday to Friday each week between 2 – 5pm.

This is a drop in service and no appointment is needed.

For young children that require extra care, you can call to make an appointment with our nursing staff.

29Apr, 2019

Heart Health Check Week – 28 April – 4 May 2019

April 29th, 2019|Comments Off on Heart Health Check Week – 28 April – 4 May 2019

Heart health week is an opportunity to start a conversation about heart health with your practitioner.

Heart disease is Australia’s biggest serial killer, killing 51 Australians every day.

When you know more about your risk of developing heart disease, you can act to decrease your risk.

You can learn more about your heart health by visiting The Heart Foundation and making a time with your doctor.

Look for Heart Health Check when booking online or call us on 9579 3522.

Heart Foundation

24Apr, 2019

Book your next nurse appointment online

April 24th, 2019|Comments Off on Book your next nurse appointment online

You can now book your child’s government scheduled immunisations online.

Here’s how:

Via The Eastbound Clinic website

  • Click on Book Now
  • Select Nurse Practitioner from the drop box
  • Choose your preferred date and time

 

Via the HealthEngine App

  • Click on See all appointments
  • Select Nurse Practitioner from the drop box
  • Choose your preferred date and time
24Apr, 2019

Anzac Day

April 24th, 2019|Comments Off on Anzac Day

We will be closed Thursday the 25 th of April for Anzac Day and will reopen Friday the 26th of April.

10Apr, 2019

Easter Opening Hours

April 10th, 2019|Comments Off on Easter Opening Hours

Please see the clinics opening hours over the Easter holidays:

Friday April 19th (Good Friday) – Closed

Saturday April 20th – Open

Sunday April 21st – Closed

Monday April 22nd (Easter Monday) – Closed

Tuesday April 23rd – Open

Easter Opening Hours