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Meningococcal immunisation information

UPDATE 3 6th August: We now have stock of both Menactra (24 months to 21 years) and Nimenrix (6 weeks to 23 months) at both Huonville and Cygnet and will be conducting vaccine clinics. To book your child or yourself in please call Huonville on 6264 2800 or Cygnet in 6295 1300. For more information on the vaccines and meningococcal disease…


September Newsletter

R U OK? DAY Thursday 13th September is R U OK? Day. Staying connected with friends, family and colleagues is something we can all do. You don’t need to be an expert, just a good friend and a great listener. So, if you notice someone might be struggling, start a conversation with one simple question:…


July/August Newsletter

Congratulations Gayle If you have met our Nurse Practitioner Gayle Rusher, you will know she has many strings to her bow…and now she has another string to add! Gayle has recently completed her training through Diabetes Australia to become a Credentialled Diabetes Educator. A Diabetes Educator helps those with diabetes or at risk of diabetes:…


Change is in the air…

We have had a number of staff and GP changes at the Huon Valley Health Centre over the last few months. We farewelled Dr Rebecca Grant at the beginning of July. Dr Grant is leaving the practice to pursue her passion in psychiatry with a position in the Tasmanian Psychiatry Training Program. She has been…


Introducing Intern Dr Zoe Dodge

The Huon Valley Health Centre has partnered with Ochre Health to deliver the Tasmanian Intern Program. Intern doctors are newly graduated doctors who complete the majority of their intern year in a hospital environment. This is the first year that general practice has been included as a rotation in Tasmania, with support from the Australian…


May newsletter

Free Bone Density Scan for over 70s The Huon Valley Health Centre has arranged for a specialist bone density scanning bus (a test for osteoporosis) to visit Huonville for the week 14th – 18th May 2018. The service is free for anyone over 70 – it is bulk billed with no gap.   Even if…