How to assist your patients with their COVID-19 enquiries

Call the National Coronavirus Helpline on 1800 020 080

Call this line if you have any questions about COVID-19. The line operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

 

general practice staff offering advice to a patient while wearing a facemaskAdvice for your patients taking care of themselves at home

Share the below link or print out a factsheet for your patient from Health Resource Directory

How to manage COVID-19 at home

RACGP fact sheets includes information about:

  • COVID-19 symptoms, and when a COVID-positive person should an ambulance
  • Isolating at home
  • Mental health care while isolating
  • Ending isolation, including advice on long COVID

RACGP - Managing COVID-19 at home with assistance from your general practice

 

For COVID-19 testing locations throughout South Western Sydney

Visit the COVID-19 testing page on this website or get your patient to call the National Coronavirus hotline on 1800 020 080.

 

For COVID-19 vaccination locations throughout South Western Sydney

 

Decision aid: Should I get the COVID-19 vaccine?

Use the NCIRS 'Decision support tool' to help vaccine-hesitant patients make an informed decision.

The five-step tool provides information about the virus, compare the risks, check a personal risk profile, consider what matters the most.

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Go to NCIRS Decision Aid

Call the National Coronavirus Helplineon 1800 020 080

Call this line if you have any questions about COVID-19. The line operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.