Star Health GP Clinic
A leading provider of primary health services in Victoria, Star Health has the experience and compassion to help you. At Star Health, we pride ourselves on providing a friendly and understanding environment for all of our clients. We have vast experience in a range of health and wellbeing areas, so you know that you are dealing with a professional team of GP doctors and Registered Nurses who can help you in whatever way you need.
The Star Health GP Service is a high-quality General Practice located in a friendly, caring and professional environment. Our GP Doctors and Registered Nurses are committed to providing you safe, confidential and comprehensive medical care. Bulk Billing is available for eligible patients, which means that you can solely focus on improving your health and wellbeing. For those eligible , there are no out of pocket expenses . We are an AGPAL Accredited General Practice, which lets you know we are committed to high-quality, safe care for our patients.
Our team of GP doctors and Registered Nurses are fully-equipped and trained to treat a wide range of medical conditions and health issues. We will work closely with you to diagnose your health issue and if needed, we will give you a referral to see a specialist in a certain medical area. Rest assured, your GP doctor and Registered Nurse will look to coordinate and ensure your needs are well taken care of. Our GP doctors and Registered Nurses are committed to providing continuing care for all of our patients, from babies to the elderly.
Book to see an experienced GP doctor in Prahran or a GP doctor in South Melbourne today.
When should you go see a GP doctor?
We care about your overall well-being and seek to maintain and protect your health. By evaluating your health problems and needs on a regular basis, our GP doctors will be able to build a detailed medical history for you. Visit your GP doctor for:
- Minor injuries and illnesses
- Ongoing care (if you have a chronic condition)
- Vaccinations (Flu, HPV, travel, immunisation)
- Health advice
- Pregnancy care
- Care for children
- Care if you’re feeling depressed or emotionally troubled
- A medical certificate or report about an injury
- Health screening, such as blood pressure checks or cervical screening
Star Health also offers specialist GP services:
How do I access the GP Service?
The GP Service is open to all clients with a Medicare card and are conveniently located at our Prahran and South Melbourne sites.
We are open;
South Melbourne location
Monday to Thursday 8.30 to 5:00pm
Friday’s 8:30am to 1:00pm
Monday to Thursday 8:30am to 5:00pm
Currently there are no GPs available in Prahran on Fridays.
How much will it cost?
Daytime: Bulkbilling (available to all clients)
GP South Melbourne
Daytime: Bulkbilling (available to Health Care Card holders only)
* Medicare rebates available if you have paid a fee and hold a Medicare card
For more information about all Star Healths Fees and our bulk billing GP services, please visit our fees page.
My Health Record
The national digital health record, previously known as the ‘personally controlled electronic health record’, has been renamed My Health Record. My Health Record is a summary of your health information and available to your GP Doctors and GP Practice nurses. From January 1st all Australians records will automatically be included. Information is stored securely and record includes:
- Medicines you are taking
- Medical conditions
- Recent tests
- Other information you may wish to add.
You are able to manage your record through the My Health Record Australian Government website or to opt-out If you wish. We have brochures and information available at our South Melbourne and Prahran centres.
Health Care Homes
Star Health is pleased to announce that our GP Practices are participating in the Australia-wide Health Care Home pilot program over the next 18 months.
For patients with several chronic illnesses, Star Health can become your health care home, a one–stop place for all your health needs. We will work with you to develop a care plan which includes your GP Doctor and our Nurses, as well as specialist staff such as diabetes nurse and physiotherapist. Your care will be coordinated by a team dedicated to you. You may be invited to join and registration is voluntary. If you are interested, please speak to our Practice Nurse or your GP doctor or visit Health Care Homes.
Better Health Channel: https://www.betterhealth.vic.gov.au/
Head to health: https://headtohealth.gov.au/
Drug and alcohol problems: https://campaigns.health.gov.au/drughelp
Kids health information:
RCH Kids Health Info: https://www.rch.org.au/kidsinfo/
Maternal and Child Health Nurse line: 13 22 29
Information and advice for parents and carers: https://raisingchildren.net.au/
Smart traveller: https://smartraveller.gov.au/Pages/default.aspx
US Centre for Disease Control: https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/
Women’s health and Sexual Health:
Marie Stopes: https://www.mariestopes.org.au/
Family Planning NSW: https://www.fpnsw.org.au/factsheets/individuals
Melbourne Sexual Health Centre: https://www.mshc.org.au/
Pregnancy Birth Baby: https://www.pregnancybirthbaby.org.au/
Make an appointment
To request an appointment, call us on 03 9525 1300 or fill in our online form today.Book Online