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The latest:

The Victorian government has announced the establishment of screening clinics at five Melbourne hospitals: Austin Hospital, Box Hill Hospital, The Alfred Hospital, The Royal Melbourne Hospital, Monash Clayton, Sunshine Hospital, and Northern Hospital.

Patients who have symptoms compatible with COVID-19 may present to these screening clinics. More information on the Royal Melbourne Hospital COVID-19 clinic is available on its website.


What you should know:

This is an Australian Government website, updated daily.

Check for current news and health alerts:


This is another link updated regularly with the coronavirus cases:


If you think you have contracted the virus:

Check the website before phoning the clinic for advice.
The most common symptoms reported include:


Breathing difficulties such as breathlessness


Sore throat

Fatigue or tiredness.


Our clinic is not equipped for isolation, therefore patients who are concerned should go to a hospital immediately. Hospitals are better equipped with isolation wards and specialist equipment.

If you are not in any of the risk groups above, you should go about your daily life and travel and work or study as normal.


What you need to do:

The Victorian Government is recommending that people who have travelled to China, Iran, Cambodia, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Singapore, South Korea or Thailand and become unwell seek medical advice and be tested for coronavirus. 
If you have travelled to these countries in the past 14 days and remain well you are advised to:

  • stay at home (self-quarantine)

  • avoid public settings - this means you should not attend work, school, childcare or university or go to other public places such as restaurants, cinemas or shopping centres and should not use public transport or taxis

  • do this for 14 days after leaving mainland China or Iran (other than when seeking medical care).


If you have been in close contact with someone who has coronavirus disease (COVID-19):

  • stay at home (self-quarantine)

  • avoid public settings for 14 days after you last came into contact with them.

If you fall into the risk groups above and suspect you may have the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) call the dedicated hotline on 1800 675 398.

Please keep Triple Zero (000) for emergencies only.


What is the easiest way to stay well?

  • Practice good hand hygiene. You should pay close attention to good hand hygiene. Wash your hands regularly with soap and water, especially before eating and after using the toilet. If soap and water is not available use hand sanitiser regularly.

  • Cover your mouth and nose when coughing and sneezing with a tissue - or cough into your elbow. Dispose of the tissue into a bin and then wash your hands afterwards. 

  • Face masks are not recommended for use by members of the public in Victoria, although anyone who wants to be cautious can of course choose to wear one.

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