*** COVID-19 UPDATE – 28th August 2020 ***
Our practice is now taking both face to face and telephone consultations. You can book online for a Telehealth appointment or contacting the practice to book a face to face consult on 9527 4976.
COVID-19 information: Our priority is your health and the safety of all our patients and staff.
If you have a fever, cough, sore throat, headache, runny nose or difficulty breathing, before booking an appointment online, please call our friendly reception team on 9527 4976.
If you have recently traveled out of Western Australia in the last 14 days please call the practice prior to booking an appointment.
They will advise you of the next step to ensure you get the best and most appropriate care.
For up to date information on the virus, call the Coronavirus Health Information Line 1800 020 080 or visit Healthy WA Coronavirus website. part of our response to the COVID -19 Pandemic and in conjunction with Medicare Australia, we now offer
BULK BILLED TELEPHONE CONSULTS
for ANYONE who meets the following criteria required by Medicare:
- Anyone above the age of 70 year;
- Anyone above 50 years old and is of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent;
- Anyone of any age under treatment for Chronic Health conditions or is Immune-Compromised;
- Pregnant Women;
- A parent of a child under 12 months;
- Anyone diagnosed with COVID-19 who is not a patient of a hospital;
- Anyone who is required to be quarantine by the authorities pending COVID-19 test results;
- Anyone who is required to self isolate for 14 days after arriving back from Overseas.
- If any of the above apply; you also have to have been seen in the clinic within the last 12 months.
Please call 9527 4976 during office hours to book a consult.
Telephone consults will also be available for anyone who does not meet the above criteria but the consults will be privately billed according to our current face-to-face consult billing schedule.
Please note of the limitations of Telephone consults. There may still be a need for you to come in to be examined or be referred on to a tertiary health centre.
Read Street Medical & Skin Centre has been operating in Rockingham since 1979. Specialising in travel medicine, acupuncture, chronic conditions and complex care needs. In 2016 the current partner GP’s took over the reins and brought their interests of skin care and cancer treatments and women’s and children’s health focus’ to the practice.
The practice continues to support a well-established patient community, which we would like to see grow and see a new generation of the Rockingham community to be supported on their health journey and growing with us.
At Read Street Medical & Skin Centre we believe in being thorough and holistic in our approach. Our aim is to diagnose, treat and educate our patients of all ages, to improve and live their best lives. Read Street is a family medicine & skin cancer practice committed to providing good, quality healthcare to the families of Rockingham and its surrounding suburbs.
Read Street Medical and Skin Centre acknowledges the Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the first inhabitants of the nation and the traditional custodians of the lands where we live, learn and work.