Treating veterans and their families during Victoria’s Coronavirus pandemic

Information on treating veterans during the five day lockdown across Victoria.

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The Victorian Government announced that effective from 11.59pm Friday, 12 February 2021 until 11.59pm Wednesday, 17 February 2021, Victoria is entering a five day lockdown.

During this time health providers in Victoria 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 and
    • shopping assistance;
  • how to claim for telehealth consultations; and
  • the Veterans’ Access Payment for General Practitioners.

Visit the Victorian State Government Department of Health and Human Services website for updates.