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Meridian Medical Centre

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Covid-19 testing

GP practice - enrolled patients only

We are at Alert Level 2 and we ask all patients to comply with the following Covid-19 measures.  In Level 2 access to our practice is still controlled.  If you need to bring a support person to your appointment please only bring one person.  Our Doctors are happy to have a phone consult instead of a face to face appointment if you feel comfortable with this.

If you answer yes to any of the Covid questions below, please remain in your car, or if you walked here, take a seat and please ring 03 477 9994 to let us know you are here.

Symtoms of Covid-19

  • Runny nose
  • Sore throat
  • Loss of sense of smell
  • Fever
  • Shortness of breath

When you come into the waiting room you must wear a mask, you must scan in or fill in the paper register and you must use the hand sanitiser provided.  If you bring a support person they will need to provide their name and phone number to our reception team.  These are the guidelines set out by the Ministry of Health.  For more information go to:

https://covid19.govt.nz/alert-levels-and-updates/alert-level-2/ 

We will provide Covid-19 swabs to our ENROLLED PATIENTS who are experiencing symptoms.

This will be between 4pm and  4.45pm Monday to Friday.

You must call 03 477 9994 to make an appointment for this clinic

Description

"CHRISTMAS NEW YEAR HOURS"

We are only closed the Statutory Days over Christmas and New Year

Close 5pm on Friday 24th of December (Christmas Eve)

Re-open Wednesday 29th of December at 8.30am

Close 5pm Friday 31st of December (New Years Eve)

Re-open Wednesday 5th of January at 8.30am

The Meridian Medical Centre is centrally located in the heart of the Meridian Mall, 267 George St, Dunedin. Our medical centre is on level C1 in the Mall, (right opposite the lifts) and only 30 metres from the lower carpark floor. All our GPs enjoy looking after our patients - from newborn babies to grannies & granddads in their 90s. We also offer medicals for visa purposes.

Enrolments are open with limited spaces available.

Staff

Our team is made up of 4 GPs (see details below under “General Practitioners”) 

A Health Improvement Practitioner (HIP) Aaron and a Health Coach (HC) Rozie.

Nursing Staff: Eve, Fiona, Maddy and Rachelle

Practice Manager: Jennifer Pringle

Receptionists: Julie, Adele, Jacqui, Harriet and Katea

Doctors

Enrolling new patients

Yes

This practice is enrolling new patients.

Limited spaces available

Hours

Mon – Fri8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed Waitangi Day (Observed 7/2/22) (7 Feb), Otago Anniversary (21 Mar), 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. Open 24 Dec (8:30 AM – 5:00 PM). Closed 25 Dec — 28 Dec. Open 29 Dec (8:30 AM – 5:00 PM). Open 30 Dec (8:30 AM – 5:00 PM). Open 31 Dec (8:30 AM – 5:00 PM). Closed 1 Jan — 4 Jan. Open 5 Jan — 7 Jan.

Preferred urgent care clinic out of hours: Dunedin Urgent Doctors & Accident Centre.

Covid testing hours - for GP practices, if hours differ to standard hours

Mon – Fri4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Languages Spoken

English

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Wheelchair Access

Yes

Contact Details

Online booking is available for all enrolled patients on our Manage my Health app for standard consultations. Please call for all other appointments

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Level C1, 267 George Street
Dunedin
OTA 9016

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Level C1, 267 George Street
Dunedin
OTA 9016

This page was last updated at 10:35AM on November 17, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Meridian Medical Centre.