Shepparton Amcal Pharmacy

310-312 Wyndham Street, Shepparton, VIC, 3630

Our Pharmacy Services

If you are too sick to go to work and can't get into your doctor, we can provide you with a 1 day absence from work certificate.

Absence from work certificates

We can help with all aspects of blood glucose monitoring. We can carry out in-pharmacy checks or set you up with your own glucometer for home management.

Blood Glucose Monitoring

High blood pressure is often called the 'silent killer'. We can help you keep track of this with our FREE Blood Pressure monitoring service. Come in as often as you like and we can even give you a print out of your results to take to your doctor.

Blood Pressure Monitoring

We stock Bowel Cancer Test Kits in store.  The test is simple and easy to perform and results are highly accurate.  Can be completed in the privacy of your own home and there are no diet or medical restritctions required to perform the test.  Ask our staff for more details.

Bowel Cancer Screening Kits

Our specially trained team can assist you with your Compression Garments.  We will accurately measure and fit your garments to ensure the best fit and support.  Ask our friendly team for more details.

Compression Garment Supply & Advice

Medicines can be confusing. Our pharmacists are experts in medicines advice, especially when it is a new medicine. We can help get you started with your medicines and even if you've been on them for a while - we'll provide you with printed medicines information - best of all it's FREE!

Consumer Medicines Information

The CAPS program is a government scheme that provides a payment to eligible people to assist with some of the costs of their continence products.  Our pharmacy can assist you with products and claiming under this program.

Continence Aids Payment Scheme (CAPS)

If you're having trouble with your blood sugar - come in today and talk to us. Our pharmacists are experts in diabetes care. We will help you understand the reason for your medicines, how they benefit you and how you can take control of your diabetes. It's all about better blood sugar and better long term benefits for you.

Diabetes Assistance

During your Digestive Health Check, our pharmacist will assess your digestive health and talk to you about how to manage some common digestive issues, which may include diarrhoea, constipation, abdominal pain, bloating or stomach cramps.

Digestive Health Check

As part of your Eczema Care Plan, our pharmacists can help you find the right combination of treatments to minimise and manage eczema flare-ups.

Eczema Care Plan

The HbA1c blood test is used to help diagnose and monitor patients with diabetes.  The HbA1c blood test indicates the amount of sugar that has been in your blood over a few months.  Patients with diabetes are recommended to have this blood test performed every 3-6 months to monitor how well their diabetes have been controlled over the previous months.

HbA1c Blood Test

Our pharmacists are passionate about assisting you to maintain your best possible health.  Our health checks involve - blood pressure monitoring, random (non fasted) blood glucose test, cholesterol test and working out your BMI.  If there is anything that we see as an indicator requiring follow up we will have you follow up with your GP.  The results of these tests will allow you to take control of your health and wellbeing.

Health Checks

Our pharmacist can help you spot the signs of an unhealthy heart, using this comprehensive 9 point check. They will also advise you on any further action you may need to take, and inform you about simple lifestyle changes you can make, to improve your heart health.

Heart Health Check

Can't get to us? No problems, we will come to you! If you would like your medicines delivered please just call the pharmacy on 03 5821 2596Local area only.

Home Deliveries

Sit down one on one with a pharmacist to review your medicines. We can help you understand your medicines better and address any problem areas. Getting the best possible benefit from your medicines may mean better future health. We can do this in the comfort of your own home. Doctors referral is required.  Call us today to book your free appointment.

Home Medicines Reviews

Do you suffer from Asthma? Want to breathe with ease? Talk to us about your Asthma medicines. Our pharmacists are experts in how to use Asthma inhalers and other asthma medicines. Often, the slightest improvement in your technique can make big differences in your Asthma control!

Inhaler Technique Assistance

Our store offers an excellent range of hire equipment aimed at mobility and home help, depending on your needs. Crutches (in different styles and different heights), wheelchairs, walkers, shower chairs, and over-toilet chairs are some of the products we have available. Our expert team members can track down items for you if we don’t have them in stock

Medical Equipment Sales

The MedsCheck is an essential medicines review for all patients. Your pharmacist will meet with you to discuss your medicines and answer any questions you may have. Following your MedsCheck, you, our pharmacist and your doctor can develop the best medicine strategy to help you get the best result from your treatment.

MedsChecks

Our pharmacists and team are on hand to offer you mental health support when you might need it most. We have plenty of resources available to ensure you receive the correct support.

Mental Health Support

At Shepparton Amcal Pharmacy we sell the myDNA Test kits. There are 3 different kits available:  myDNA Wellness & Nutrition, myDNA Medications (Multiple Medicines) & myDNA Medication (Single Medication).  Please as our professional team members for more information.

myDNA Test Kits

We are a National Diabetes Services Scheme (NDSS) Access Point. We can provide subsidised needles, pump consumables and blood testing strips on your NDSS membership.

NDSS - National Diabetes Services Scheme

Our Pharmacy participates in the Needle & Syringe program which allows our patients to return their used Needles, Syringes and Lancets to us for safe disposal.

Needle & Syringe Service

Our comprehensive Pain Management Plan will assess your type and frequency of pain in order to find the best solution for you.

Pain Management Consultation

Influenza, Whooping Cough & Measles, Mumps & Rubella (MMR) vaccines can be administered by our specially trained pharmacists without a prescription. No appointment required. Walk ins are welcome or simply click on the online booking feature above.  Please ask our staff for further details.

Pharmacist Vaccination Service

During your appointment, your pharmacist will discuss your current smoking habits and nicotine intake, assess past quit attempts and establish a week-by-week quit smoking plan collaboratively with you.

Quit Smoking Plan

Storage of expired and unwanted medicines in the home can lead to environmental damage.  There is a free and convenient way to dispose of your unwanted medicines responsibly via your local pharmacy, and it's called Return Unwanted Medicines (or The RUM Project).

Return of Unwanted Medicines (RUM Project)

Running out of time? Why don't you try our mobile ordering prescription service? Leave your prescription with us and we will file it accurately and safely. When you are due to have your prescription filled, we will send you a phone notification. You will always know how many repeats you have left with the help of our FREE Scripts Management App - Medadvisor (available on the Apple Apps or Google Play Store). We will also keep a comprehensive record of all of your medication dispensed by our pharmacy, allowing for complete reporting for PBS Safety Net totals and end of financial year tax records to be generated without any hassles.

Scripts on File Reordering System

Some patients need to have their medicines supplied to them in instalments.  Eastland Amcal Pharmacy can arrange this with your doctor to ensure you receive your medicines in either daily or weekly instalments.

Staged Supply

Our pharmacist team is able to assist you with statutory declarations and certifying copies of official documents.  We also have Justice of the Peace in store every Wednesday between 10am - 2pm.

Statuory Declarations - Witnessing Documents

We offer direct billing on approved Transport & Accident Commission claims. Avoid the inconvenience of having to personally claim money back from insurers and let us do it for you. Simply provide us with your TAC Claim number and we will do the rest. Ask our friendly team for more information.

Transport & Accident Commission (TAC) Claiming

If you or a loved one are taking multiple medicines - we can help. A 'Weekly Medicines Pack' organises all of your weekly medication doses into one pack. It organises your doses for each day and time of day and takes the stress out of taking your medicines.  We have joined with MPS to be able to offer you both Medico Packs or Sachets.

Weekly Medicines Packs

Staying healthy can be a struggle - especially with time pressures all around us. We can help with your weight journey with the right medical advice and a range of options to assist you achieve your goals. Come and talk to trained professionals who will support you as a person, with the right care and advice.

Weight Loss Assistance

Need to monitor your weight? Easy - we can help you chart your weight progress. Each time you come in we can record your weight then give you print outs of how you're progessing over time. It's all about little goals over a long time.

Weight Recording

We offer direct billing on approved worker's compensation claims. Avoid the inconvenience of having to personally claim money back from insurers and let us do it for you.

Workers Compensation Claiming

Do you have a first aid kit at home and in the car? Do you have a wound which is taking a long time to heal? Are you concerned by a wound you or a family member has? Do you have a wound which requires special dressing? Are you unsure about how to properly manage a burn? Are you about to travel, or do you frequently travel? There are many ways to help manage a wound. Our team are able to determine the correct wound care products for you. We can also determine whether your wound requires some specialist management techniques.

Wound Management