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Gore Medical Centre

Primary Healthcare Service

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8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

Covid-19 vaccination

COVID-19 Vaccination

  • Anyone currently eligible can access
  • Make an appointment

We are running our vaccination clinics inhouse here, 5 days a week.

To book your appointment online please use the link below or call 0800 28 29 26

Book Vaccine

At your appointment time please ensure your are wearing a Mask, bring your Covid Vaccination Record card (for second doses) and scan the COVID QR codes at the front door.

The majority of routine vaccinations can now be administered before, after, or at the same time as your COVID-19 vaccinations. The exception to this is the Zostavax (shingles) vaccine where a 7-day gap before or after receiving the Pfizer COVID-19 is advised. If you have any questions, please discuss with your health provider.

Covid-19 testing

GP practice - enrolled patients only

This practice provides COVID-19 testing to enrolled patients. Please call the practice for more information.

 

Information on Community Testing Centres in Southland:

People in Otago or Southland seeking a COVID-19 test should call 0800 VIRUS 19 (0800 847 8719). If you are offered a test for COVID-19, please take it. It will help ensure we don't have community transmission, and help keep your friends and whānau safe. Recieving a COVID-19 test at a Community Centre is free of charge. 

0800 VIRUS 19 Call centre

9.00am to 4.00pm, Monday to Friday

9.00am to 12.00pm, Weekends 

Testing for Travel

This clinic provides pre-departure testing for people who are travelling. Please call to book an appointment.

Description

Our experienced team of doctors, nurses and administrative staff is committed to providing the best primary health care we can, to you and your entire family. Our doctors take a whole-life approach to caring for you and your family. We look at how factors in your life affect your health and wellbeing and care for people of all ages including newborns, children, adolescents and seniors. At the Gore Medical Centre we have an “Acute Doctor” which means if you have an urgent medical issue you will be seen on the day.

 

Staff
Our team is made up of GPs (see details below under “General Practitioners”) and:

Management:

Petria Falconer - Practice Manager 

Julie van Lieshout - Financial Manager

Nursing Staff:

Deborah Aynsley-Hunt, Kerry Harrington, Keri McClelland, Kath Simmers, Shona Davie, Sandi Holden, Hannah Mackay, Kaila Dinan, Trudie Pope, Zara Mills

Receptionist Team:

Glenys Edwards, Margaret Macgregor, Julie McGill-Brown, Haley Horrell, Sam Srimanthula, Cristelle Blackler, Eleanor Ashton, Kimberly Simpson , Katie Smith

Doctors

Enrolling new patients

Yes

This practice is enrolling new patients.

You are welcome to collect an enrolment form from the reception desk. If you have any questions about enrolling, please phone us on (03)…

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Fees

Enrolled Patient Fees

Under 14 yearsFree
14-17 years$26.00
18-24 years$45.50
25-44 years$45.50
45-64 years$45.50
65+ years$45.50
Casual/Visitor   
  With Community Services Card  Without Community Services Card
 0-13 Years  $47.00 $47.00
 14-17 Years  $62.00  $68.00
 18 Years & Over  $68.50  $84.00
   
 Repeat Prescriptions* (48 hrs notice) $22.50
 Urgent Prescriptions (on the day) $28.50
Prescriptions 0-13yrs No Charge
ACC Surcharge $25
Nurses Fee
  Enrolled C.S.C / non C.S.C Casual/Visitor
0-13 Years No Charge        $13.50
14 - 17 Years $13.00 / $16.00 $22
Adult $19.50 / $29.00 $36.50
   Enrolled Casual/Visitor 
 Smear Test $34.00 $40
ECG $27.50  
Driving Med $84.00  

*Repeat prescriptions need to be ordered well in advance. Please allow at least 48 hours for it to be ready, longer over weekends and public holidays. If you require an urgent repeat prescription (on the day), there is an extra surcharge for this.

Childhood schedule immunisation – no charge.

Medical certificates (e.g. Driving, Diving) are not part of the PHO funding and incur full non PHO fee.

Minor surgery fees – please discuss with your doctor.

Home visits by arrangement only.

Other extra examinations may incur an extra fee. Please ask at reception.

Payment of fees is expected at the time of your consultation.

Fees may change independently of this website.

Hours

8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

Mon – Fri8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Appointments are available from 9:00 AM – 11:45 AM and 1:30 PM – 4:45 PM with a doctor, or from 8:30 AM - 4:45 PM with a nurse.


Please phone for a suitable appointment time with your doctor or nurse. For those with a hearing impairment, please use the fax us on (03) 2081926 or email us at email@goremedical.co.nz


After Hours: Call clinic phone - 03 2089222 and follow instructions to speak to the after hours service.

Public Holidays: Closed Waitangi Day (Observed 7/2/22) (7 Feb), Good Friday (15 Apr), Easter Sunday (17 Apr), Easter Monday (18 Apr), Southland Anniversary (19 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), Queen's Birthday (6 Jun), Labour Day (24 Oct).

Languages Spoken

English

Services Provided

COVID-19 Vaccination

  • Anyone currently eligible can access
  • Make an appointment

We are running our vaccination clinics inhouse here, 5 days a week.

To book your appointment online please use the link below or call 0800 28 29 26

Book Vaccine

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Special Assistance Support (COVID-19 Vaccination)

Special Assistance Support (COVID-19 Vaccination)

  • Wheelchair access
  • A longer appointment time
  • Support to make decisions
  • Assistance to move around
  • More space to move around

Wheelchair Access

Yes

Contact Details

12 Eccles Street
Gore
Southland 9710

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Street Address

12 Eccles Street
Gore
Southland 9710

Postal Address

Box 39, Gore 9710

This page was last updated at 4:24PM on October 13, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Gore Medical Centre.