COVID-19 Vaccinations and Testing

What are we doing to keep you safe?

StarHealth complies with all DHHS guidelines around COVID-19, infection control and hygiene.  We screen all staff, clients & visitors for COVID-19 daily and ensure surfaces are cleaned regularly to keep you safe. Everyone is required to wear a mask while onsite, if you do not have a mask we can provide you one for free.

 

 

Important update regarding the AstraZeneca Vaccine

The Australian Government has lifted the pause on the administration of AstraZeneca to eligible people under the age of 50 years who choose to receive this vaccine. If you are eligible and under the age of 50 and wish to receive the AstraZeneca vaccine you will be required to do the following:

  1. Provide consent to be vaccinated online when registering for your vaccine
  2. Undertake a risk / benefit conversation with a GP or nurse at our vaccination clinic


Which vaccine is StarHealth delivering?
StarHealth is currently delivering the AstraZeneca vaccine.  

What if I am worried about the side-effects?
If you have recently received your first vaccine dose and are concerned about side-effects you should consult your doctor. .

For the latest COVID-19 information visit the Australian Government Department of Health website: https://www.health.gov.au/

 

When will I be eligible to receive a Vaccination?

Phase 2a) of the vaccine rollout has commenced. Everyone over the age of 50 is now eligible to receive a vaccine.

Click here to access the COVID Vaccination Eligibility Checker

For the latest eligibility information visit the Australian Government Department of Health website: https://www.health.gov.au/

 

I am eligible to receive a Vaccine, how can I book my appointment?

There are two simple steps to booking a vaccination appointment

Step 1: Click here to book a Vaccination appointment

Step 2: Click here to launch the registration form

 

What do I need to bring to my vaccination appointment?

To demonstrate your eligibility, it’s important you bring one of the following with you:

  • Drivers License or other type of photo ID
  • Medicare Card

Location: The Prahran Town Hall (the former Prahran Library – Greville Street entrance) .

Days: Monday to Friday
Hours: 9:00am – 4:30pm
Closed daily from 12:00pm – 1:00pm

 

Please be aware that appointment slots become available as delivery of the vaccine to our clinic is confirmed.
If you’re unable to book an appointment at this time, check back again soon.
If you require assistance, call us on 9525 1300.

 

The COVID-19 vaccine is voluntary and free for everyone.
If you choose not to have a COVID-19 vaccine your eligibility for Government payments won’t be affected.

 

Additional information & resources about the Vaccine

Click here to view our “How to book an appointment” brochure
Click here for our “General Information” brochure
Click here for our “How to prepare for your vaccination” brochure
Click here to download our FAQ brochure (Frequently Asked Questions)
Find out more about how COVID-19 vaccines are developed, tested and approved.
More information about how COVID-19 vaccines are being delivered in Australia.
Find information in your language – click here to view translated videos about COVID-19 & the vaccine.

 

 

 

 

 

Symptomatic COVID-19 testing

StarHealth is operating a free COVID-19 Screening Clinic at the Prahran Town Hall for anyone experiencing symptoms

Click here to book an appointment
Click here to register your details before your appointment

 

Address: 255a Chapel St, Prahran.
Hours: 9am – 5pm, 7 days.
Closed daily between 12pm – 1pm for cleaning.

If you require assistance when visiting the clinic, or when waiting in line, please approach a staff member or security and they will be pleased to assist you. You can also register by calling us on 9525 1300 during business hours

 

Asymptomatic COVID-19 testing

StarHealth is providing private asymptomatic COVID-19 testing suitable for travel, return to work & peace of mind.

Cost: $170

Where: StarHealth 341 Coventry St, South Melbourne and 240 Malvern Rd, Prahran
Hours: 8:15am – 5:00pm Monday – Friday 

To make an appointment call 9525 1300

 

DHHS Information

Click here to access the Department of Health & Human Services Coronavirus website

The Department of Health & Human Services has the latest information available on their website. Click the above link to visit their Coronavirus website.