2018 Seasonal Influenza Vaccine Now Available

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Doses of both the government and private influenza vaccines have arrived at the practice and are now available to be administered to our existing patients. Influenza (flu) is a highly contagious viral infection that spreads easily from person to person through coughing, sneezing and close contact. Those eligible for the government vaccine under the National Immunisation […]

Influenza Vaccine 2018 Update

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Doses of the private seasonal influenza vaccine have arrived at Fountain Street General Practice and are now available for our existing patients. Influenza (flu) is a highly contagious viral infection that spreads easily from person to person through coughing, sneezing and close contact. It led to the death of more than 1100 Australians in the […]

New ‘enhanced’ flu vaccines for over 65s

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The Australian Government has announced that it will be providing two new ground-breaking flu vaccines to all Australians aged 65 years and over from April 2018. These new vaccines – Fluad® and Fluzone High Dose® – are designed to provide increased protection for people aged 65 years and older by generating a strong immune response […]

Influenza Vaccine 2018 Information

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Fountain Street General Practice will be holding vaccination clinics for patients eligible to receive the seasonal influenza vaccine under the National Immunisation Program. We are expecting the Australian Government to provide the vaccine by early-April 2018. Eligible patients will be reminded by post or SMS once supplies and clinic dates have been confirmed. An update […]

Changes to doctor’s hours

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Some of the doctors at Fountain Street General Practice have changed their working hours. Please take note of the following changes: Dr Nancy will be working Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. She will work some Saturdays rotating with the other GPs on a monthly basis Dr Brian will finish at 3:00 pm on Mondays and Fridays […]

Closing for festive season 2017

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Fountain Street General Practice will be closed over the Christmas/New Year period. We will be closing at 4:00 pm on Friday 22nd December, 2017 and reopen at 8:00 am on Tuesday 2nd January, 2018. The after hours locum service (8724 6300) will be available for home visits for our existing patients over this period, on public holidays, Saturdays […]

PrEP Prevents HIV

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Looking for access to PrEP? Enrolment is now open for the NSW EPIC study at Fountain Street General Practice. Contact us now to secure your spot on 8303 2900. More information can be found at the EPIC-NSW website.