COVID Alert – Kyneton Exposure Sites

Exposure sites have been identified in Kyneton (updated 20th September) If you live in – or have visited – these areas since 15 September, please check the list of COVID-19 exposure sites immediately and follow the instructions on the website: https://www.coronavirus.vic.gov.au/case-alerts-public-exposure-sites Exposure sites may continue to be identified over coming days, so please check the […]

Kyneton Health’s Community Vaccination Clinic Opens

Central Highlands Rural Health’s vaccination clinic at Kyneton Health has received the long-awaited go-ahead to open its doors to the community. The vaccination clinic will open on Tuesday 14th September and complement other local vaccine providers in the region. Working with the Loddon-Mallee Vaccination Hub based at Bendigo Health, Kyneton Health’s COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic will […]

COVID Alert – Woodend and Carlsruhe Exposure Sites

Exposure sites have been identified in Woodend and Carlsruhe (updated 20th September) If you live in – or have visited – these areas since 8 September, please check the list of COVID-19 exposure sites immediately and follow the instructions on the website: https://www.coronavirus.vic.gov.au/case-alerts-public-exposure-sites Exposure sites may continue to be identified over coming days, so please […]

COVID Alert – Daylesford Exposure Sites

Exposure sites have been identified in the Daylesford region (updated 20 September) If you live in – or have visited – the Daylesford region since 7 September, please check the list of COVID-19 exposure sites immediately and follow the instructions on the website: https://www.coronavirus.vic.gov.au/case-alerts-public-exposure-sites Exposure sites may continue to be identified over coming days, so […]

Welcome to Women’s Health Week

Central Highlands Rural Health is celebrating Women’s Health Week from 6-10 September by providing the community with a number of health and wellbeing messages, supporting women to make good health a priority. Making an appointment with a local GP for a check-up is a good start to prioritising our health. Another way is connecting with […]

Only A Test Can Tell

COVID-19 spreads fast. The only way to stop the spread is to get a test as soon as you have a runny nose, cough or fever. Because only a test can tell. Testing is available at Daylesford Health and Kyneton Health. Daylesford Health – 03 5321 6654 or Kyneton Health – 03 5422 9900 Please call ahead to book in with […]

COVID-19 ‘Get the Jab Done’ Campaign

Health and community services across the Macedon Ranges and Hepburn Shire have come together to develop a new COVID-19 vaccination campaign under the banner ‘Get the Jab Done’. Central Highlands Rural Health, Hepburn Shire Council, Macedon Ranges Shire Council and Sunbury and Cobaw Community Health have all endorsed this codesigned campaign to ensure community members […]

Community Newsletter: Winter 2021

Central Highlands Rural Health’s Community Newsletter: Winter 2021 is now available. In this issue we have: Reminders about getting vaccinated Information about our Respiratory Assessment Clinics and their recent milestones An article on how our staff and the Trentham community rallied during the recent storm A lovely story about Janet’s blankets Our fundraising wish list […]

COVID19 Update – Visitor Restrictions

Following the Premier’s announcement yesterday, we can now confirm that unfortunately stricter restrictions on visitors has been reinstated. In line with the Victorian Government’s updated restrictions, Central Highlands Rural Health campuses have implemented the following from 11.59pm on Thursday 15th July 2021: Residential Aged Care Facilities: No visitors are permitted into aged care or other […]

COVID-19 Vaccination Rollout Survey Findings

The COVID-19 vaccination rollout is well underway with many people now eligible to receive the vaccination. Central Highlands Rural Health and Hepburn Shire Council recently distributed a survey across the region to gather community sentiment around COVID-19 vaccinations and find out the best way to communicate information to our wider community. Findings from the survey […]