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August 2022

Free Mobile Mammogram Screening in the Pilbara

Posted: August 4th, 2022

BreastScreen WA’s FREE mobile screening mammogram service is coming soon to the Pilbara, so if you’re a woman aged 50 years and over, make your appointment now!

The BreastScreen WA’s mobile clinic will be located at the:
Hedland Health Campus
Colebatch Way, South Hedland
Dates: 5 – 14 September 20225

All women aged 40 years and over with no breast symptoms are welcome to attend.

Bookings are now open and can be made online or by calling 13 20 50. For more information see BreastScreen WA’s website.

Midwest COVID 19 Vaccination Clinics

Posted: August 3rd, 2022

Get your free COVID-19 vaccine dose or booster (if eligible) to ensure you have the best protection against COVID-19.

COVID Vaccination, including the Booster, is the most powerful tool to protect individuals, families, and older community members from getting very sick from COVID-19 and the Omicron variant.
Updated advice from the ATAGI now recommends you wait THREE MONTHS after a confirmed COVID-19 infection, to receive your next dose. Walk-ins are available for both child and adult vaccines.
COVID-19 Pop-Up Vaccination Clinics will be available in the Midwest during August. See below for the following locations:

Mount Magnet
Anzac Hall
88 Hepburn St, Mount Magnet
Tues 9 August 2022
9.00am – 3.00pm

Northampton
RSL Hall
239 Hampton St, Northampton
Thurs 18 August 2022
10.00am – 2.30pm

Keep up to date with your COVID-19 vaccinations and if eligible get your Flu vaccine at the same time!