NEWS

Latest news and research from Northern Bay Health.

More than just a General Practice, Northern Bay Health is committed to improving the health of both its own patients and the wider community, and as such is heavily involved in various research projects. Research is essential in promoting continued growth and better health outcomes for our patients, community and economy, and Northern Bay Health takes its role in the community very seriously. Affiliated with the University of Melbourne and Deakin University, Northern Bay Health has played an integral role in the presentations of multiple papers and publications.  With a particular focus on integrated diabetes care and how socioeconomic factors can affect health, Northern Bay Health has succeeded in making a positive change to medical practice and as a result has been asked to send speakers to conferences all over the world.

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RESPECT

We work in a very faced paced medical practice and at times it can be very stressful. We will respect your rights as a patient and will do the best we can with the tools we have to accommodate your request. In return we ask you to please respect us and be kind and appreciative

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Bowel Cancer

All Australians aged between 50 and 74 years of age will be offered free screening every two years. This campaign aims to raise awareness of this important program. Australia has one of the highest rates of Bowel cancer. If detected early there is a 90% success rate.

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Shingle Vaccine

Shingle vaccine is now available for patients who are 70 – 79 yrs.  The vaccines assist in the prevention of Shingles and protects against any complications with the disease.

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Electronic Prescriptions

Electronic Prescriptions are available for patients at our practice. At your next appointment ask your Dr if you can have a digital prescription. It is an alternative to the usual paper prescription. Still works the same, less paper.

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Heart Health Check

The Heart Health Assessment is a comprehensive assessment of a patient’s cardiovascular health and putting in place preventative strategies to reduce absolute risk of heart attack or stroke. The healthy heart check is endorsed by the Australian Heart Foundation and is available as yearly health check for patients 45 – 74 years.

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The Life Program

The Life! program is still running and we can help you get your health on track, even during the current coronavirus pandemic.

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