December Newsletter

It’s that time of year. Don’t forget to…


How to check your skin

  • Make sure you check your entire body as skin cancers can sometimes occur in parts of the body not exposed to the sun, for example soles of the feet, between fingers and toes and under nails.
  • Undress completely and make sure you have good light.
  • Use a mirror to check hard to see spots, like your back and scalp, or get a family member, partner or friend to check it for you.

ABCDE melanoma detection guide

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All of the staff at Bruny Island Medical wish you a happy and safe Christmas & New Year. See you in 2019


Christmas/New Year Opening Hours

Christmas Eve Monday 24th December        10am – 4pm

Christmas Day Tuesday 25th December       Closed

Boxing Day Wednesday 26th December       Closed

27th – 31st December                                         Friday and Monday 10am – 4pm

New Years Day Tuesday 1st January            Closed

2nd January onwards                                       Usual opening hours

For any medical issues when the practices are closed, please contact the After Hours Service HealthDirect 1800 022 222

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