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Hauora Hokianga / Hokianga Health

Primary Healthcare Service, Kaupapa Māori

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Taheke Clinic, Horoeke Road, Taheke

9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Covid-19 vaccination

COVID-19 Vaccination

  • Anyone currently eligible can access
  • Make an appointment

Getting a COVID-19 vaccine is an important step you can take to protect yourself, your kaumātua and whānau from the effects of the virus. For more information on the COVID-19 vaccines and eligibility visit Ministry of Health - COVID-19 vaccines

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.

Vaccinations are available for those 12 years and over.

Hokianga residents can book for their COVID-19 Vaccination by:

  • calling the Hokianga COVID-19 BOOKING LINE on (09) 405 7709 ext 709
  • calling your clinic reception to speak to your Community Health Nurse or Kaimanaaki-Tangata, or
  • private message our Hauora Hokianga/Hokianga Health Facebook page

Please leave your FULL name, Contact number, Date and Clinic you wish to attend. 

Please do not call the Hospital reception to book an appointment

Order of Priority at the clinics will be:

  • Booked appointments - Kuia/Kaumātua and ALL of those REGISTERED to our service
  • Hokianga residents

Special notes:

  • Dependent on booking numbers and demand, clinics may experience wait times. Please be patient and kind. 
  • Come prepared with a charged phone, a good book or playlist and snacks, just in case.
  • Our teams will work as efficiently as possible to provide you with ongoing support at each clinic.

 

Covid-19 testing

Designated GP Practice

Hokianga Health is a designated COVID-19 testing practice. You do not need to be an enrolled patient to get a test. Please call the practice for more information. On arrival you will need to remain in your car call the receptionist and wait until the nurse sees you.

Testing is also available at all of our clinics during normal opening hours. 

Covid testing hours

8:30 AM to 5:30 PM.

Mon – Fri8:30 AM – 5:30 PM

Covid Testing Station open from 10am to 2pm via the Honey Street Entrance.  

Description

The Hokianga model of healthcare has its foundation in what was known as the Hokianga Special Medical Area (1941-1993) which was developed under the visionary leadership of the legendary Dr George McCall Smith.

Comprehensive healthcare services are provided at Rawene Hospital / Accident and Emergency services and ten community clinics located throughout the remote regions of Hokianga by an integrated multi-disciplinary team of health practitioners and support staff.

Rawene (or Hokianga) Hospital is one of Northland's Public Hospital services funded by and provided in conjunction with Northland District Health Board.

Generalist community health nurses cover the full range of nursing services in close association with general practitioners who also cover the medical management of the Hokianga / Rawene Hospital under the Rural Hospital Medicine scope of practice.

Enhanced primary care and disability support services are woven together to create a seamless and efficient model where the needs of patients, whānau, and community are at the centre of care and where barriers to access, such as cost and distance are minimised.

All of the services, including general practice clinics, are provided at no cost at the point of care for enrolled patients.

Clinics:

South Hokianga: Rawene, Ōmāpere, Waimamaku, Horeke and Taheke

North Hokianga: Pawarenga, Broadwood, Mangamuka, Panguru, Kohukohu

 

Hauora Hokianga offers the following broad categories of service:

Public Hospital Services
Primary Care Services
Disability Support Services
Maternity Services
Mental Health Services
Public Health and Health Promotion
Community Development

Primary health care services are provided in association with Te Tai Tokerau PHO and the hospital, community, maternity, disability support, public health, mental health and oral health services in association with Northland District Health Board (DHB).

Enrolling new patients

Yes

This practice is enrolling new patients.

Fees

Enrolled Patient Fees

Under 14 yearsFree
14-17 yearsFree
18-24 yearsFree
25-44 yearsFree
45-64 yearsFree
65+ yearsFree

Hours

Taheke Clinic, Horoeke Road, Taheke

9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Mon9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Wed9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Fri9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed Auckland Anniversary (31 Jan), Waitangi Day (Observed 7/2/22) (7 Feb), Good Friday (15 Apr), Easter Sunday (17 Apr), Easter Monday (18 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), Queen's Birthday (6 Jun), Labour Day (24 Oct).

Languages Spoken

English

Services Provided

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COVID-19 Vaccination

  • Anyone currently eligible can access
  • Make an appointment

Getting a COVID-19 vaccine is an important step you can take to protect yourself, your kaumātua and whānau from the effects of the virus. For more information on the COVID-19…

More

Special Assistance Support (COVID-19 Vaccination)

Special Assistance Support (COVID-19 Vaccination)

  • Support to make decisions
  • Assistance to move around
  • Quiet, low sensory environment
  • A longer appointment time
  • More space to move around
  • Wheelchair access

If you would like additional support or assistance at your vaccine appointment, you can let us know when you book your slot.

Wheelchair Access

Yes

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Contact Details

Horeke Road
Taheke 0473

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Street Address

Horeke Road
Taheke 0473

Postal Address

Private Bag 752
Kaikohe 0440

This page was last updated at 5:49PM on October 13, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Hauora Hokianga / Hokianga Health.