Coronavirus Practice Policy

Coronavirus Update

If you have a fever or any respiratory illness please stay at home and call our reception team on 6401 7444 to book a telephone or video consultation with one of our GP's. Alternatively you can book a telehealth appointment online at www.klmc.net.au

COVID-19 can cause a range of symptoms. These can range from mild illness to pneumonia. If you experience any of the below symptoms, no matter how mild, please get a COVID-19 test.

fever of 37.5°C or above OR fever in the last few days (for example, night sweats or chills) coughing, shortness of breath, sore throat, runny nose loss of smell or taste.

Testing Sites

You can also be referred by your GP to a private pathology provider as listed below:

Clinipath Collection Centres

Joondalup Regents – 5 Regents Park
Mon-Fri: 8:00 - 12:30; 13:00 - 16:00

Australian Clinical Labs

Ocean Reef – Unit 2, 4 Prendiville Ave, Ocean Reef
Mon-Sat 8:00 - 12:00

If you feel very unwell or are having difficulty breathing/chest pain please call an ambulance on 000 or proceed to the nearest emergency department.

For general advice you can call the Coronavirus Health Information Line on 1800 020 080.

You can also Refer to Healthy WA website: healthywa.wa.gov.au/coronavirus

If you have travelled overseas or had contact with a suspected/confirmed case of Covid 19, please tell our staff when booking appointments.

Please note all patients arriving at the practice will be asked about respiratory symptoms and travel history.

You will be asked to wait in your car if you have respiratory symptoms.

Staff will regularly disinfect surfaces and door handles.

We thank you for abiding by these policies as we attempt to limit the spread of this new virus and prioritise patient and staff safety.