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Covid 19

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Coronavirus (Covid 19) is a respiratory disease caused by a new virus.  The illness causes respiratory (flu like) symptoms  ranging from a cough, sore throat, temperature to severe respiratory distress requiring hospitalisation and in some cases, death. Coronavirus disease spreads primarily through contact with an...

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Flu Season 2020

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Flu vaccines are highly recommended this year.  Our stock levels are changing daily with more stock on order for all age groups.  Please contact reception to check availability and to book an appointment time....

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Telehealth Consultations

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Telehealth consultations are available with all of your regular doctors. While our doors remain open if you require a face to face consultation, Government funded telephone consultations are available until September for patients who prefer not to attend the surgery in person where clinically appropriate. Appointments can...

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Season’s Greetings

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As 2019 draws to a close, we have seen some changes at Ranford Medical Centre. Dr Kate Finessey has moved back to UK, Dr Mary Wyatt and Dr Amanda Montgomery have both moved on to new adventures.  Nurse Kate is about to go on to...

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Meningococcal B

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Meningococcal B is a bacteria that can lead to Invasive Meningitis, potentially causing death or life long disability. People spread Meningococcal bacteria by sharing respiratory and throat secretions (saliva or spit).  Generally, it takes close contact for example coughing or kissing to spread these bacteria. It is...

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Free Shingles vaccine – Zostavax

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Shingles is a condition caused by the same virus that causes chicken pox.  Initial symptoms of shingles can include headache, fever, flu like symptoms and malaise. A stinging or burning sensation may appear on the affected area before a localised skin rash appears, usually within 1-2...

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My Health Record Changes

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By the end of 2018, a My Health Record with be created for every Australian unless they choose not to have one.  People who choose NOT to have a My Health Record will be able to register not to have one during a three-month opt...

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Ranford Medical Centre are now offering on site Iron Infusions

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Feeling Fatigued?                                 Low Iron?  When iron levels in the body become too low, the   haemoglobin level can also drop below normal. This can result in Iron Deficiency Anaemia causing fatigue, headaches, dizziness, and palpitations. Initial treatment can include oral tablets, or liquid.  If this is not appropriate...

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