Booking your appointment at Green Square Health

We are opening up face to face again, and you can book your appointment online – you will need to have evidence of being double immunised against COVID-19, need to wear your mask, and the consultation can’t be for any respiratory symptoms (cough, sneezing, runny nose, sore throat, fever) – if you have respiratory symptoms please book a Telehealth consultation. If you are not yet double vaccinated for COVID-19, we can also… Read More

AstraZeneca now or wait for Pfizer?

TL;DR both vaccines great, and unless you are told by a specialist or your doctor that you can’t have one for a very specific reason get the one you can get today or tomorrow I think we see a lot of emotion on social media about what people should do. It’s a hard choice for a lot of people to make, especially when we’re trying to weigh up potential risks, and the… Read More

COVID-19 Vaccines @ GSHealth

Updated 1st September 2021 by Dr Daniel Chanisheff All bookings are to be made online via HotDoc – either using the app or the book online button at the top of this page We do not make bookings over the phone and cannot help you this way, so to save yourself some time, don’t call and please book online. If you have received an email that you made a booking – it… Read More

Information post Pfizer (Cominarty) vaccine

Thankyou for taking an important step in moving towards a safer community First of all, our team would like to thank you for taking the time and making the effort to come and receive the vaccine. We understand it’s a stressful experience, and appreciate your patience with us. You are also now on your way to being safer from contracting and transmitting COVID-19, and have reduced your risk of significant illness. It… Read More

Information post AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria) vaccine

Thankyou for taking an important step in moving towards a safer community First of all, our team would like to thank you for taking the time and making the effort to come and receive the vaccine. We understand it’s a stressful experience, and appreciate your patience with us. You are also now on your way to being safer from contracting and transmitting COVID-19, and have reduced your risk of significant illness. It… Read More

What to do if you are worried about blood clots following your AstraZeneca vaccine

Any patient with concerning signs or symptoms potentially related to TTS following receipt ofCOVID-19 Vaccine AstraZeneca should attend an emergency department forassessment and investigation, including consultation with a haematologist. Based on reportedcases to date, the timing of greatest risk is around 4 to 42 days after vaccination. Concerning signs or symptoms include: Persistent headache which continues for at least 4 days after vaccination. Simple analgesia may alleviate headache initially, but it persists… Read More

Astrazeneca and timing your 2nd dose

The PM has advised people to get their second dose at the 8 week mark, and today GP’s around NSW received notification from NSW Health and the RACGP encouraging Sydney residents to have their vaccine at the 6 week mark. Rebooking your 2nd dose of AstraZeneca Please watch the video above, but essentially you can do the following Go to gshealth.com.au and click book online, or go to the HotDoc app (Apple… Read More

Face to face, or telehealth?

Due to the current NSW COVID Delta outbreak, we at GSH encourage telehealth appointments where possible. If you have an upcoming appointment this week, and you think it can be done via phone or video chat, please change your booking type using hotdoc to a telehealth consultation. If you can’t do this, please give us a call and our staff can help you. Repeat prescriptions, discussing results, counselling about health and mental… Read More

Pfizer vaccines at GSH

Pfizer Vaccine at GSH from Saturday 10th of July 1:30pm To be eligible to receive the Pfizer vaccine at GSHealth, all you need is; If 16-39, be eligible in phases 1a, 1b, 2a (learn more here) – bring evidence of eligibility if not a patient of GSH already – or sign page 1 of the eligibility declaration form and bring it with you (please download the eligibility declaration form here) Have a valid medicare… Read More

The AstraZeneca vaccine for under 40’s

So the PM dropped a bombshell last night. Anyone under 40 can get the Astra Zeneca vaccine, as long as they understand the risks associated with this. Though this has thrown twitter into turmoil, I wanted to clarify a few things. There has never been a ban on AstraZeneca in the under 60 age group ATAGI (Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation) has always suggested that the Pfizer Cominarty vaccine was preferred… Read More