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Kawakawa Medical Centre

Primary Healthcare Service, Kaupapa Māori

Today

8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Covid-19 testing

Not provided

This practice is only providing COVID-19 testing by appointment for registered patients only between the hours of 4pm - 4.30pm.  Outside of these hours there is a community testing station provided by the Ngāti Hine Health Trust in Kawakawa please call 0800 737 573 for times of testing.

If you have cold or flu symptons please do not come into the clinic with out calling us first. 

Current providers providing COVID-19 testing. Please refer to a list of other testing services available.

The nearest Testing Stations from or in Kawakawa Are:

The Ngāti Hine Health Trust will be providing a community testing station at 2/4 Rayner Street Kawakawa (outside the Ngāti HINE HEALTH TRUST BUILDING) from 10am to 2pm MONDAYS and FRIDAYS only. 

Te Hauora O Ngapuhi 09 405 2647 - 158 Broadway (at the Old RSA Building) Kaikohe Community Based Assessment Centre 

BY APPOINTMENT ONLY
0800 484 006 then select Option 2. Opening hours: Wednesdays 10am-2pm

or go to

Kerikeri -Turner Centre Cobham Road - They are in a Portacom

Mon and Fri
10am - 2pm 

GP practice - enrolled patients only

This practice provides COVID-19 testing to enrolled patients ONLY between 4pm and 4.30pm. Please ensure your call the practice prior to make an appointment. Please park under the carport and call us on 0800 200 562 to let us know you have arrived. The receptoinist will advise of any further instruction.

We thank you for your patience. 

Please call the practice for more information.

Community Testing Centre

Current providers providing COVID-19 testing. Please refer to a list of other testing services available.

The nearest Testing Stations from or in Kawakawa Are:

The Ngāti Hine Health Trust will be providing a community testing station at 2/4 Rayner Street Kawakawa (outside the Ngāti HINE HEALTH TRUST BUILDING) from 10am to 2pm MONDAYS and FRIDAYS only. 

Te Hauora O Ngapuhi 09 405 2647 - 158 Broadway (at the Old RSA Building) Kaikohe Community Based Assessment Centre 

BY APPOINTMENT ONLY
0800 484 006 then select Option 2. Opening hours: Wednesdays 10am-2pm

or go to

Kerikeri -Turner Centre Cobham Road - They are in a Portacom

Mon and Fri
10am - 2pm 

Description

The Kawakawa Medical Centre is a part of the Ngāti Hine Health Trust.

The Ngāti Hine Health Trust (NHHT) is a Māori Health Provider that delivers a range of clinical, health promotion, disability, education and social services. The clinical business arm of the NHHT is Hauora Whānui.

The Ngāti Hine Health Trust delivers primary care services via the Hauora Whānui Kawakawa Medical Centre.

UPDATE: as of the 7th September 2020 we have had to re-locate due to unforseen circumstances at our 3 Rayner Street address. We are temporarily located at 2 Vogel Street, Kawakawa until further notice.

We are a Whānau centered surgery offering a full range of general practice services to you and your Whānau.
 

Staff
Our team is made up of 2 GPs who share the role and a part time GP in training. (see details below under "General Practitioners") and:

Practice Manager: Dennise Carrington

Nursing Staff: Jacquie Cassidy RN

Nurse Practitioner: Polly Brennan

Receptionist: Dayna Ruka

Health Improvement Practitioner: Sharon Blake

Health Coach: 

Doctors

Enrolling new patients

Yes

This practice is enrolling new patients.

All new patients will need to provide ID including ID for your children and or proof of caregiver.

Fees

Enrolled Patient Fees

Under 14 yearsFree
14-17 years$12
18-24 years$19
25-64 years$19
65-79 years$19
80-89 years$19
Casual  $35.00

Hours

8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Mon – Fri8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Also known as Hauora Whānui, Ngāti Hine Health Trust

After Hours: Bay of Islands Hospital after hours GP clinic - click here

After Hours:

Phone GP practice and follow instructions. You will be transferred to an after hours service who will direct you

Public Holidays: Closed Northland Anniversary (31 Jan), 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).
Christmas: Open 20 Dec — 24 Dec. Closed 25 Dec — 26 Dec. Open 27 Dec — 31 Dec. Closed 1 Jan — 2 Jan. Open 3 Jan — 7 Jan.

Languages Spoken

Māori, English,

Services Provided

Adult and Child Medical Care

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Minor Surgery

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Repeat Prescriptions

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Lab Results

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Liquid Nitrogen

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Immunisation

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Cervical Screening

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ECG

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Spirometry

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Patient Portal

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IUCD Insertion

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Wheelchair Access

Yes

Document Downloads

  • Enrolment Form (PDF, 2 MB)
    Kawakawa Medical Centre Enrolment Form
    Please complete all sections and sign.
    ID is required on enrolment.
    If you are a non- resident you will need to check that you are eligible to enrol and will need to provide the appropriate documentation to support your eligibility. You can check your eligibility on the Ministry of Health Website or https://www.health.govt.nz/new-zealand-health-system/eligibility-publicly-funded-health-services
  • Request for Records Form (PDF, 438 KB)
    This form allows Kawakawa Medical Centre (KMC) to request your records from your last GP (Doctors) when you enrol into our service. This allows KMC to ensure we have all your correct medical details to be able to provide you with the best care/treatment. This form needs to be completed along with the enrolment form.

Contact Details

2 Vogel Street
Kawakawa
Northland 0210

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Street Address

2 Vogel Street
Kawakawa
Northland 0210

Postal Address

PO Box 106
Kawakawa 0210

This page was last updated at 10:31AM on October 11, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Kawakawa Medical Centre.