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May 15, 2022

Antiviral Treatments for Covid-19

The current wave of COVID-19 cases in NSW is predominantly due to the BA2 subvariant of the Omicron coronavirus variant. This subvariant is somewhat resistant to sotrovimab (monoclonal antibody therapy) so we will be recommending oral antiviral therapy (Lageviro or Paxlovid) for our patients who are eligible for infection-modifying therapy....

May 15, 2022

Flu Vaccinations

Have you booked your flu vaccination yet?   During winter our risk of catching viral illnesses is higher. Both flu and COVID-19 can cause serious illness and death, especially for those with underlying health conditions. It is safe and convenient to get both flu and COVID-19 vaccine at the same...

May 15, 2022

Covid-19 Update for April and May

Central Coast Haematology remain very concerned about the high numbers of COVID-19 cases in our local community. Approximately 1 in 50 people on the Central Coast have been formally diagnosed with COVID-19 in the last week and the true number of cases is likely to be much higher. We want...

February 12, 2022

Vaccination Update

Central Coast Haematology wish to remind our patients that they are eligible for a COVID-19 booster (Pfizer or Moderna) 3 months following their primary course (3 doses for patients with a haematological malignancy). Bookings can be made at your GP, pharmacy, Gosford and Wyong Hospital vaccination clinics or Newcastle vaccination...