Work Started at the Victor Harbor Health Hub

Works at the Victor Harbor Health Hub have commenced on site, with Bella Build and Design recently completing demolition of the former Apollon Motor Inn. All built and in-ground structures have been demolished and either removed from site or crushed on site and recycled for use as the future building pad.

Stage 1 Development Approval […]

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As of Tuesday, 23rd November, our clinics will have a check-in desk at the front door

Patients who have any of the symptoms below will not be permitted inside:

Sore throat
Runny nose
Shortness of breath
Unexplained loss of smell or taste
Body aches or muscle pain

If you have any of these symptoms a telehealth appointment will be offered in the first instance.
On entry into the clinic you will need to present one of two […]

Our COVID-Ready Plan – what you need to know

With the opening of the state borders there will inevitably be cases of Covid-19 infection in our community at some stage. 
We, as both health professionals and members of this community, have been very encouraged with the high levels of vaccination and the determination of local residents to both protect themselves and their community. 
Of 13,395 […]

COVID-19 Vaccine Eligibility Checker

Click here to check if you can book a COVID-19 vaccination yet.
You can do this for yourself or another person.
COVID-19 vaccines will be available in phases. Groups of people get the vaccination at different times.
The groups are:

Phase 1a
Phase 1b
Phase 2a
Phase 2b and
Phase 3

Click here to learn more about the vaccination phases and eligibility
Click here […]

By |February 23rd, 2021|Country Health, Media Release, Victor Harbor|0 Comments

Mandatory Mask Use

As per the current SA COVID-19 guidelines from 12.01am, 1st December 2020, all people in health care settings must wear a single-use surgical mask (covering mouth and nose) at all times when in the physical presence of other people on the premises.
The Emergency Management (Public Activities No 13) (COVID-19) Direction 2020 includes details around mandatory […]

By |November 30th, 2020|Country Health, Media Release, Victor Harbor|0 Comments

Supporting our patients in maintaining their current health.

As per the current SA COVID-19 guidelines, the Victor Medical Centre remains open during the current ‘Circuit Breaker, Stay at Home’ period. We are offering telehealth appointments, and if you need to be seen in person, this will be offered. 
When attending the Victor Medical Centre or Port Elliot Clinic, you will be asked to […]

By |November 18th, 2020|Country Health, Media Release, Victor Harbor|0 Comments

Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) award Victor Medical Centre ‘General Practice of the Year.’

The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) has awarded General Practice of the Year to the Victor Medical Centre in Victor Harbor.

RACGP Acting President Associate Professor Ayman Shenouda congratulated the award winners.

“This year’s award winners highlight why general practice is so important for communities across South Australia and the Northern Territory,” Associate Professor […]

By |October 13th, 2020|Country Health, Media Release, Victor Harbor|0 Comments

We’re hiring. Full or part-time GP positions now available.

Victor Medical Centre is seeking full-time or part-time GPs:

The Victor Medical Centre is a large AGPAL accredited rural General Practice partnership providing high quality care to patients of Victor Harbor and the surrounding Fleurieu Peninsula.
Mixed billing
The practice is a teaching practice with links to Adelaide and Flinders Universities and GPEx.
It […]

Victor Harbor doctor Colin Ingham calls it a day and night after 37 years

Colin Ingham arrived in Victor Harbor in December 1983 and replaced respected doctor Ben Brookman at the Victor Medical Clinic.

On July 1, 2020, Dr Ingham, after 37 years of caring for members of the community, will hang up his stethoscope for the last time.

Colin has built a wonderful reputation on the Fleurieu, not just […]