Please read the information below concerning COVID-19 and Wakefield Orthopaedic Clinic's approach to the situation.
The Clinic is regularly monitoring the Australian Government’s information and advice on COVID-19. Up-to-date information can be found at https://www.health.gov.au/news/health-alerts/novel-coronavirus-2019-ncov-health-alert. This information is updated regularly and anyone who is concerned should check this site for the most current information.
Patients or any visitors to the Clinic who have recently travelled overseas must follow the Australian Government’s guidance.
All travellers must isolate for a period of 14 days after they have entered Australia.
If you have entered Australia within the last 14 days, you must not enter the Clinic.
If you have been in close contact with a proven case of coronavirus, you must isolate yourself for 14 days from the date of last contact with the confirmed case.
Regarding Surgery: At this stage we have been advised that elective surgery is safe and can continue as planned. We will continue to monitor advice from the Department of Health.
Regarding Consultations: If you are isolated, susceptible or concerned about attending your appointment, please call and discuss tele-health options that may be available.
If you are seeking information on COVID-19, please call the Coronavirus Health Information Line on 1800 020 080. This line operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
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