Covid-19 testing

Covid-19 testing is not provided routinely at Utopia.

You can test yourself using a rapid antigen test. 

This video explains how to do a rapid antigen test https://youtu.be/xea5JYu-zyg

Rapid antigen tests need to be reported to the public health authorities via the following website https://www.coronavirus.vic.gov.au/report

If you are unable to find a rapid antigen test, please get tested at a testing centre.

To locate your nearest testing centre please visit this website https://www.coronavirus.vic.gov.au/where-get-tested-covid-19

Utopia understands that for some, accessing a test at a testing centre can be difficult. We do offer testing in certain circumstances for those who are unable to attend a testing centre. This includes severely disabled people, those who have no transport and the elderly.

Please contact us on 8001 3049 if you wish to get tested at Utopia.

Please note, only patient already registered with Utopia are able to access this service.

People who have flu-like symptoms and wish to speak with a doctor:

  • If your symptoms are severe, go to your local public hospital; do not waste time in waiting for a GP appointment.

  • If your symptoms are mild, please call Utopia on 8001 3049, give your name, telephone number and ask for an interpreter. The receptionist will advise you what to do

 

Covid-19 vaccination

Utopia is offering vaccinations including boosters for Covid-19. Vaccines are available to those aged 5 years and over. Please speak to reception for an appointment.