Welcome! We are ready to help during the COVID-19 crisis
Please wear a mask when you come to Westcare!
It is still mandatory to wear a mask when you go out in public. We also ask you to do so when coming to the medical centre for care. Even though Covid restrictions are easing, we are are keeping up our strict hygeine and distancing precautions.
Remember too that we are still doing many of our consultations by telehealth (video link) or telephone so you can #stayathome. The medical centre is still open if you need to be examined or have a test or procedure, so don’t hesitate to contact your doctor with questions or concerns.
If you are attending the medical centre, don’t forget to bring your mobile phone. We will ask you to call reception when you arrive, to let them know you are here. Wait in your car if possible, and we will let you in as soon as your appointment is ready to start.
We are excited to introduce the HEINE Cube system to help detect and monitor skin cancer. It does this by taking a series of pictures of your skin over time and storing them securely in our medical records. The Heine cube system is the latest…
Westcare is now making full use of the new electronic prescriptions. This is particularly helpful when we are consulting you by telephone or telehealth. When your doctor writes your prescription, they will ask you if you prefer an “e-script”. All the pharmacies in Melton and…
Our response to the COVID-19 crisis
We can help with all coronavirus related concerns, and refer you for testing or treatment if needed.
But we also remain your family doctor, and we will take the time to manage new or ongoing health issues.