This is FREE to patients aged over 65 years, pregnant women, and patients with some medical conditions. For other patients the cost is $40.
Many employers now fund the flu immunisation for their staff as a way of reducing staff sickness - have you asked your employer?
Due to high demand we are currently booking approx. 2 weeks in advance.
Please phone to make an appointment with our nurses for your flu immunisation, and encourage whanau, friends and colleagues to do the same. The more people who are immunised the better the protection for our community.
- If you are over 50 years old you are considered to be immune as measles was prevalent prior to 1969
- If you are aged 28 to 49 years old, and have had one dose of MMR, you are considered to be 95% protected.
We understand that you may be concerned and want to check your immunisation status. We are experiencing a high number of these calls, in addition to our daily call flow, and will undertake to return your call re MMR status within 3 business days.
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.