Coronavirus community update from the Shire, RNH and Woodbine

We are working together to ensure your health and wellbeing is a priority at all times especially our “at risk” community members. It is everybody’s job to be a part of the solution.
Latest information
There are no known cases of coronavirus within our community at this time.
RNH are restricting visitors to aged care, acute and community health.
Please enquire at reception before entering.
RNH Community Health Group services have ceased. Individual consults other than massage are continuing at this time.
Woodbine will close day programs as of Thursday afternoon, the 19th March. Day programs will be closed until further notice.
There will be minimal travel and no large groups for Woodbine accommodation services. Woodbine pool is closed until further notice. At this time, all Woodbine staff will be retaining their positions.
Yarriambiack Medical Clinic front doors are currently locked. When attending for an appointment please complete the questionnaire, wash your hands and wait for a staff member to unlock the door.
Warracknabeal Leisure Centre will be closed for two weeks. council will reassess the closure of the centre on a weekly basis This information is subject to change at any time. Please contact the relevant service directly if you have any questions.
If you experience symptoms including fever, shortness of breath, cough, sore throat or fatigue.
Please do not come to a Rural Northwest Health service facility or doctor’s clinic.
Call: • Your local GP doctor clinic during practice hours; or
• The Coronavirus Hotline on 1800 675 398; or
• Rural Northwest Health on 5396 1200, Warracknabeal or 5083 2000, Hopetoun.
In an emergency call “000”.

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