There is now a national freephone number dedicated to Coronavirus information and health advice. Interpreters are available if needed. It is 0800-358-5453.
Coronavirus – as at 3 Feb 2020
The Ministry of Health website advises that:
• There are no confirmed cases of 2019 Coronavirus in New Zealand to date but the likelihood of importing a case is high.
• The risk of an ongoing outbreak in New Zealand remains low, but the Ministry of Health is monitoring the situation closely.
If you are not registered for our patient portal but would still like to be able to book a non-urgent appointment online at your convenience then check out the orange button "Book Now" on the Home page of our website. Just follow the simple steps.
you should book with your usual doctor only. We reserve the right to contact you and reschedule bookings made with other doctors.
you cannot book on the day appointments online - please phone the medical centre to book for the same day.
The Ministry of Health has launched a new website, Kupe, aimed to assist men make the decision about whether a prostate check is right for them. Your GP will be happy to discuss any concerns, or your decision, with you.
Over 30% of our patients are already using the patient portal. We are now inviting all patients over the age of 16 years to register. This is a confidential and secure way to access your health information online, and to communicate with your GP. You can view test results, request repeat prescriptions, and book non-urgent appointments at a time convenient to you. There is also an app so you can access your health records anywhere, at anytime.
For more information check out the video link on the Home page.
We want to make it easier for you to get in touch with us. We upgraded our phone systems so that we can answer your call more efficiently.
We also have Health Care Online, our Patient Portal, which allows you to contact your GP, book appointments, and see lab results and other clinical information, online. Going forward, as a portal user, you will be able to communicate with your GP in person, over the phone, or online. We may be able to save you a trip in to see us if you don’t need to, which may be more convenient for you.