The practice will be closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year's Day. We will only be open until 12.30pm on Christmas Eve, Monday 24th December. Merry Christmas everyone.
Ocean Family Medicine look forward to welcoming Dr Dion McNeice in the New Year. Dion will be replacing Dr Casey Nissen - Casey is leaving to go travelling.
Psychologist, Cornelia Bam will be working from Ocean Family Medicine on Fridays from 8.30am - 5pm. Please ring reception for an appointment.
My Health Record is a secure on line summary of your health information. A My Health Record will be created for you by the end of 2018 if you have a Medicare or Department of Veterans' Affairs card. If you don't want a My Health Record, you need to opt-out prior to 31st January 2019. You can opt out at https://www.myhealthrecord.gov.au/ or by phoning the help line on 1800 723 471.
People aged over 70 years are now eligible for a free shingles vaccine (Zostavax). For further information please ring reception or ask your doctor.
Ocean Family Medicine offers 24 hour blood pressure monitoring at a cost of $50. For more information on the benefits of 24 hour blood pressure monitoring ask your doctor or click here.