GP respiratory clinic for children

Assessment and treatment of respiratory symptoms for people aged under 18 years and their families.

cohealth’s GP Respiratory Clinic for children is open during the evenings and on weekends to give families easy access to medical care after typical work hours.  

You can make an appointment at our other GP Respiratory Clinics if you need to see a doctor during normal business hours.

Service details

cohealth GP Respiratory Clinics can help you if: 

  • your child is experiencing a mild to moderate respiratory issue like asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), pneumonia, the flu, shortness of breath or an ear infection.
  • your child is experiencing mild to moderate COVID-19 symptoms like a fever, sore throat, blocked nose, coughing, a headache or diarrhoea and vomiting. 
  • you or your child have symptoms of COVID-19 and need to see a GP to get a referral for a COVID-19 PCR test or a Respiratory Viral Panel (RVP) test.  
  • you or your child has been referred by your GP for a COVID-19 PCR test or a Respiratory Viral Panel (RVP) test.  
  • you or your child are COVID-19 positive or have COVID-19 symptoms and you cannot see your regular GP in person. You don’t need to wait for a negative test result before you come to the clinic. 

If you are also unwell, you can get treatment at the same time as your child.  

This GP Clinic does not offer:

  • general medical check-ups
  • treatment for chronic pain, diabetes, or hypertension
  • support for mental health issues
  • prescription renewals
  • referrals to other specialists
  • vaccination and immunisations
  • COVID-19 PCR testing for people who have do not have symptoms or a GP referral
  • COVID-19 testing for people who need a negative test to travel
  • long COVID assessment and management.

For any of the above, go to our doctors page.

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0486 008 315

Fees & eligibility

Children aged under 18 years and their families can access a GP Respiratory Clinic if they are experiencing respiratory symptoms. Respiratory symptoms are symptoms that make it difficult to breathe.

Even if you or your child has COVID-19 and can’t see your regular GP, you can book an appointment at a GP respiratory clinic. Please call the clinic first.

Walk ins are welcome but it is preferable to make an appointment.

Call 0486 008 315 or go to HotDocs to book an appointment online. 

For COVID-19 PCR and RVP testing, there is no cost if you are symptomatic and have a referral from a GP. You can get a referral by booking in to see a GP at the GPRC.  

Available at 1 locations

Opening hours

Mon 5pm - 10pm
Tue 5pm - 10pm
Wed 5pm - 10pm
Thu 5pm - 10pm
Fri 5pm - 10pm
Sat 10am - 6pm
Sun 10am - 6pm
Phone: 0486 008 315
Facsimile: 03 8692 0365
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GP respiratory clinic

Get access to assessment and treatment for respiratory symptoms at cohealth’s GP respiratory clinics, even if you are COVID-19 positive. GP respiratory clinics are for anyone who is experiencing respiratory symptoms and needs to see a GP face to face or over telehealth, even if you have COVID-19.

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