Coronavirus (COVID-19) UPDATE – as at 9am Fri 20 March

The COVID-19 CLINIC is now open at MOUNT BARKER HOSPITAL

Please DO NOT come to GPcare or Summit Health Centre.

The Clinic is located on the opposite side of the hospital in the OLD DAY CARE CENTRE accessible via GATE 3.

It is open 9am – 5pm, seven days a week but closed between 12 and 1 for lunch break. There is no phone number at this stage.

Directions are on the front door of the hospital, you cannot get there via the hospital main entrance so please do not enter the hospital. There are yellow footsteps from the main entrance of the Hospital to the COVID-19 Clinic.

This clinic is for people who meet the guidelines for COVID-19 symptoms. Currently this is: fever or cough AND have recently returned from overseas OR have had contact with a known COVID-19 case OR a health care worker with respiratory symptoms and a fever over 37.5.

It is a Walk-in Service. You do not need a referral from your GP, but nurses at the COVID-19 Clinic will only test people who meet the above criteria – this may well change as community transmission becomes more widespread.

Visit SA Health website for up to date information.

Summit Health

Summit Health aims to help improve the health of our community by providing clinical services and supporting local General Practices, GPs and their staff.

Mental Health

Summit Health runs comprehensive mental health programs across the Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island. Providing access to effective, free treatment for people with mental health issues who may not otherwise be able to access services.

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PO Box 1794, Mount Barker, 5251
85 Wellington Rd, Mount Barker

Phone: 08 8406 7700

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COVID-19 Health Update

In the interest of our community's health and wellbeing, and under advice from health experts,
from Monday 30 March 2020, GPcare is only accepting appointments for Telehealth (phone consults)
in the first instance.

At the initial telehealth consult the GP will assess if a follow-up in-practice consult is required and arrange this for you.
Your landline or mobile phone is all that is required for the consult to occur.
Please book online or phone the Practice on 1300 472 273 for a telehealth appointment.

Call 000 if you need urgent medical help.

For more information please go to the SA Health Website
or phone the Australian Government's Coronavirus Health Information Line on 1800 020 080.