NSW Health says there's no "free doctor visits"

NSW Health is aware of a text message advising people to contact their local communicable disease control branch directly for a “free doctor visit”.

This text message did not originate from NSW Health and their Public Health Units are now being inundated with unnecessary phone calls by concerned people who have received this text message.

Please call the National Coronavirus Health Information Line on 1800 020 080 for general advice or healthdirect on 1800 022 222 (if you have symptoms) to speak to a registered nurse.

If you