as of Tuesday 28th February, the Young Respiratory Clinic will cease operations. At this stage, this practice is unsure what arrangements will be possible for this practice to assess people with Respiratory or other symptoms as the building. The building and business has issues to consider with capacity without shutting down other services, optimum airflow, providing equipped isolation rooms , personal protection for all staff & other patients being kept safe.
Laverty Pathology -COVID PCR testing, then it may be possible to be done on Business days by appointment at 12 Cloete Street – ring first 63821212
The practical role of self testing with Rapid Antigen testing ( RATS) is being hampered by lack of availability – please be aware they come from multiple sources and some are more senstive to detecting than others
Methods will vary from swabs throat, nose, saliva – similar concept to Home pregnancy testing
costs may well vary greatly like the great toilet paper shortage –
TGA approved kits – guide to quality
If you DO a self-test in NSW you are obliged to report – easiest is via the Service NSW app