ERH AstraZeneca Clinic
The ERH AstraZeneca Clinic is open to 50 years and over in our community. The clinic is also open to those under 50 and above 18years who choose to have it.
The clinic runs from Tuesday to Saturday 10am – 2pm. Entry via the ERH Main Entrance and follow the signs.
No appointments are necessary, and wait times are generally small, you just need to wait 15 minutes after the jab prior to leaving. Please bring your Medicare card with you.
Your vaccine doses will be added to your My Gov Vaccine record.
The second dose of AstraZeneca is required 12 weeks after the first dose and you need to allow 2 weeks either before or after your flu jab before getting the vaccine.
ERH Pfizer Clinic
The ERH Pfizer Clinic is now open to 40-49 years old and eligible community..
People aged under 40 in the below groups are eligible for the Pfizer vaccine:
- Healthcare workers
- Staff and volunteers in residential disability settings, and carers of people with a disability
- Meat processing workers
- Critical and high-risk workers, including emergency services workers
- Adults with specified underlying health conditions, or a disability
- Private sector residential aged care facility staff
- Corrections and detention staff
- Transport workers
This clinic will be held every Wednesday, Friday, Saturday throughout winter from 10am – 2pm.
Bookings are essential for Pfizer Only. To book in for a Pfizer vaccine, please visit the booking link and select the correct date above for available time slots.
Please note the Pfizer Vaccine is not available at ERH outside of these times. Bendigo Health has a community clinic open seven days per week. For further details and to book in, click here.
GP referrals for COVID-19 Vaccine
Please discuss with your GP if you have an existing medical condition or medical history that you believe puts you at risk of receiving a certain vaccine.
Your GP can fill out a referral form on your behalf to the Victorian Specialist Immunisation Services (VicSIS).
The outcome of your referral will be sent back to your GP once assessed by VicSIS.
*Please note due to the number of referrals in the system, there is a delay in referrals being assessed.
If approved, you will need to visit the The Specialist Immunisation Clinic at Bendigo Health. ERH are currently not providing vaccines for this service.