The Partners of the Victor Medical Centre have voiced their concerns about the up coming holiday season and visitors in general to the South Coast.

The Victor Medical Centre believes that services normally provided to both people living on the Fleurieu and any visitors to the South Coast will need to change as a result of COVID-19. The centre wants to ensure that the local population and local doctors are not compromised during the pandemic in South Australia.

The Partners […]

The doctors and staff at Victor Medical Centre would like to assure you that we are doing all that is possible to protect you, our patients in these difficult and unprecedented times.

We understand this is a time of heightened anxiety. Here at Victor Medical Centre and at the Pt Elliot Medical Clinic we have taken a number of measures to protect you as much as possible.

Unfortunately, not all care can be conducted over the phone and as of 23/03/2020, not all patients are eligible for […]

By |March 23rd, 2020|Country Health, Media Release, Victor Harbor|0 Comments

Victor Medical Centre is aware of the significance of COVID-19 and the possible impact it may have for the Fleurieu Peninsula.

We are supporting our patients in maintaining their current health as well as identifying people who are at risk of COVID-19. 

COVID-19 is the virus that is part of a large family of viruses known as coronaviruses that can cause respiratory infections. These can range from the common cold to illnesses that are more serious. […]

By |March 20th, 2020|Country Health, Media Release, The Times|0 Comments

Indigenous artwork unveiled at Victor Medical Centre

Victor Medical Centre is proudly displaying three brand new pieces of Indigenous artwork, created by local artist Amanda Westley.
Last week the Centre had an official unveiling of the paintings, and Amanda presented a Welcome To Country before explaining the inspiration and meaning behind each painting in detail to staff members who gathered for the […]

By |April 14th, 2019|Clinics, Media Release, The Times, Victor Harbor|0 Comments

Book now for your flu vaccination

Flu vaccination clinics will commence again, early April. Bookings are now open. Call 8551 3200. These clinics will be FREE for eligible patients. All patients welcome.

Also, regular skin checks are essential for the prevention of skin cancers. Have you checked your skin lately? Book now. Call the centre on 8551 3200.

By |March 16th, 2019|Country Health, Victor Harbor|0 Comments

Book now for Meningococcal B vaccination clinics

Bookings now available for Meningococcal B vaccination clinics for children 12 months old to under 4 years.

Children less than 12 months will be immunised in conjunction with their scheduled vaccinations.
The vaccination is free to eligible patients and clinics will be bulk billed.
Parents of children aged 6 weeks to 2 years are advised […]

By |October 26th, 2018|Clinics, Vaccinations, Victor Harbor|0 Comments

Checked your skin lately?

Regular skin checks are essential for the prevention of skin cancers. Our GPs provide expertise in skin cancer detection and treatment. The Centre runs regular skin cancer clinics, so book now.

By |December 20th, 2016|Country Health|0 Comments

Ocean Street closed to traffic

Please be advised that Ocean Street will be closed for one week from Monday, 25 July – Sunday, 31 July, 2016.

While Ocean Street will be closed to vehicles, there will be pedestrian access to Victor Medical Centre at all times. It is recommended that patients use the car parks along Railway Terrace and McKinlay Street and […]

By |July 22nd, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Local Doctors recognised for Long Service

Victor Medical Centre’s very own Dr David Batt and Dr Verity Irwin were among fifty-two of South Australia’s country doctors who having served rural communities for more than 1600 years collectively were honoured at the RDWA Annual Conference Dinner on Saturday, 14th May.

The doctors were recognised for their outstanding contribution to the health of […]

By |May 27th, 2016|Country Health, Media Release|0 Comments

Medicare Rebates Frozen

Since Medicare was introduced 40 years ago the rebates have not been increasing at the same rate as the Consumer Price Index (CPI) or Average Weekly Earnings (AWE).
In the may budget the government has extended the Medicare rebate ‘freeze’ which will not see the rebate increase at all over the next 4 years. Medicare […]

By |May 16th, 2016|Country Health, Media Release, Victor Harbor|0 Comments