Covid Alert Level 2 guidelines

Feb 2021  COVID Alert Level 2

PLEASE RING for advice if you have a cold, cough, temperature, shortness of breath, other respiratory symptoms, or been in contact with COVID-19 cases.  Do not come into the medical practice while experiencing any of these symptoms please.

Picton Surgery consults types:
Face-to-face: masks must currently be worn in the medical practice while at level 2 or 3.
Video and telephone consults: If photos are required to assist the doctor with the consult, please send photos of rash, wounds, area of concern to
During different COVID levels, all types of consults continue to be charged the standard 15 minute fee or accordingly to the service provided.
Appointment booking guidelines to help keep clinics on time:

* Book 15 min Dr appointments:  for 1-2 health issues only.
* Book 30 min Dr appointments for: multiple health concerns, Wellness (anxiety/depression) concerns, new patients or drivers license medicals for the 75+ age group. Extended consult charge may apply.

A cancellation fee will be charged if an appointment is not cancelled within 2 hrs or you do not arrive for a scheduled appointment that is not cancelled.


Thank you.