BGP News

Keeping you up to date with all the news at Ballarat Group Practice and in the wider health community.


2019 Flu Vaccines

The Ballarat Group Practice will be holding Flu Clinics for our patients.

These will be commencing at the end of April as advised by the Health Department which will  offer maximum protection at the peak of the flu season.These clinics will make it quick and easy for you and your family to get your flu shots.Additional flu clinics will also be open some weekday evenings and Saturday mornings at their Arch Practice for added convenience.Staff will be taking bookings once vaccines become available at any of our three locations - Howitt street, the Arch and Victoria Street

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E Health Records

Ballarat Group Practice is My Health Record ready. Having a My Health Record means your important health information, including allergies, current conditions and treatments and medicine details, can be digitally stored in one place. Healthcare providers such as doctors, specialists and hospital staff can see these details online from anywhere at any time with your consent, or an emergency situation. If you need more information about how to access your My Health Record please call today.

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Ferinject Infusions New to the Arch

Ferinject is an intravenous iron preparation used in the treatment of iron deficiency conditions.  BGP at the Arch now offer Ferinject infusions on site for the treatment of patients with iron deficiency when oral iron preparations are ineffective or cannot be used. The aim of the therapy is to replenish body iron stores and to remedy anaemia. 

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Extended Consulting Hours

Evening, weekend and Public Holiday appointments are available at our Arch Practice:
Monday to Thursday, 6.00pm to 8.30pm and Friday, 6.00pm to 8.00pm
Saturday, 9.00am to 12.30pm and Sunday, 9am to 12pm.

Appointments can be pre-booked and are available to all current patients, and new patients to the Ballarat Group Practice.

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