DVA Provider News article - March 2021.

Treating veterans and their families during the greater Brisbane three day lockdown.

Information on treating veterans during the three day lockdown affecting greater Brisbane.

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Areas in the greater Brisbane region have entered a three day lockdown from 5pm AEST Monday 29th March, 2021 to 5pm AEST Thursday 1st April 2021, based on health advice.

During this time health providers in the greater Brisbane region are encouraged to visit the DVA Website for information on treating veterans during Covid-19 – including:

  • support services available to veterans during the pandemic, such as:
    • mental health;
    • access to prescriptions and pharmaceuticals;
    • shopping assistance;
  • how to claim for telehealth consultations; and
  • Covid-19 vaccinations.

Visit the Queensland State Government website for updates.