COVID-19 Vaccinations available at Castle Hill Medical Centre
Castle Hill Medical Centre is now accepting COVID-19 vaccination bookings for individuals aged 12 years and above. You may be eligible for a booster if it has been 6 months since your last COVID-19 vaccination or confirmed COVID-19 infection.
To be considered up to date with COVID-19 vaccination, you must have completed all doses recommended for your age and health status.
Read ATAGI’s statement on defining ‘up-to-date’ status for COVID-19 vaccination.
Please check your eligibility via NSW Health https://www.nsw.gov.au/covid-19/vaccination.
Do you have Covid-19 symptoms?
PLEASE ANSWER THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS HONESTLY FOR THE SAFETY OF THE STAFF
1. What happens if I have COVID-19 symptoms and want to see a doctor?
The patient must have done a negative RAT within the last 12 hours or the day of the appointment. If you have cold and flu like symptoms, it is recommended that you put on a mask when entering the Practice.
2. Get tested if you have any of the following symptoms and contact the clinic to book your appointment.
- Sore Throat
- Shortness of breath
Other symptoms include:
- Runny nose or congestion
- Headache or fatigue
- Muscle or joint pains
- Nausea or loss of appetite
- Diarrhoea or vomiting
- Temporary loss of smell or altered sense of taste
Thank you for your cooperation and helping to keep our staff and patients safe.
Pfizer monovalent Omicron XBB.1.5 vaccine (12 yrs+)
The new Pfizer Monovalent Omicron XBB.1.5 vaccine will be available for primary vaccination of people aged 12 years or older from 11 Dec 2023.
Monovalent COVID-19 Omicron XBB.1.5 vaccines have been approved for use in Australia, following advice from the ATAGI. All currently available vaccines remain safe and effective, hence, individuals who haven’t had a booster in the last six months are encouraged to book in for a booster shot.
- Everyone aged 65 years and older is recommended to have a 2023 COVID-19 booster;
- Those aged 18 to 64 years should consider a 2023 booster;
- A second booster is also recommended for all adults aged 75 years and older, and younger adults with risk factors for serious illness.
Click here for more information.
Long COVID treatment now available at CHMC The Mall
Are you experiencing long COVID symptoms?
We’re pleased to share that Dr Adam Mir is now offering long COVID treatment at CHMC The Mall. Most people with COVID-19 will recover within a few weeks, however, some people may develop long COVID. Symptoms of long COVID can last for weeks or sometimes months, and include:
- extreme fatigue (tiredness)
- shortness of breath, heart palpitations, chest pain or tightness
- problems with memory and concentration
- changes to taste and smell
- joint and muscle pain
Information for our community regarding vaccines.
We are now accepting bookings for individuals over 12 years of age. Those 12 years and over are eligible for a booster if they had their second dose at least 6 months ago. For more information, click here.
Book your appointment online
- You will receive a confirmation email from HotDoc with a link to the consent form. This needs to be submitted prior to your appointment.
- You should also receive a text message confirming your appointment.
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Our most frequently asked questions regarding COVID-19 and the vaccination are answered below. If you have any further inquires please fill in the National Coronavirus and Covid-19 vaccine enquiries form below.
Find out more about getting vaccinated for COVID-19
Can I access information about COVID-19 vaccines in other languages?
Information about COVID-19 vaccines has been translated into multiple languages. You can find this information via the link below.
COVID-19 information in multiple languages
National coronavirus and COVID-19 vaccine helpline
If you need information about COVID-19, COVID-19 vaccines or help with the COVIDSafe app, call the telephone number listed below. This number operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Have more questions?
For any additional questions that you may have please contact National Coronavirus and COVID-19 vaccine helpline on 1800 020 080. This number operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.