Rata Family Health - Dr Mathieson
Primary Healthcare Service
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
GP practice - enrolled and casual patients
This practice provides Covid-19 testing to enrolled patients and has limited capacity to see casual patients. Please call the practice to book a testing time.
We are a general practice aiming to provide quality healthcare to you and your family. Consultations are by appointment only. Our standard consultation time is 15 minutes.
Our team is made up of GP's:
Dr Paula Mathieson
Dr Sophie Hesling
Nursing Staff: Cecilia Muzembe, Bronwyn Henderson
Receptionists: Waverley Williams, Janet MacMenigall
Enrolling new patients
This practice is not currently enrolling new patients.
Enrolled Patient Fees
|Under 14 years||Free*|
*conditions apply, please contact this practice or PHO for further information.
Casual Patient Fees
Adults - $70
Adults with community services card (CSC) - $35
14-18 years - $19.00
14-18 years with CSC - $15
Under 14 years - Free
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
|Mon – Fri||8:00 AM – 5:00 PM|
After Hours: White Cross Whangārei
Public Holidays: Closed 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.
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This page was last updated at 11:17AM on September 6, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Rata Family Health - Dr Mathieson.