Te Kauwhata Health Centre
Primary Healthcare Service
8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.
Designated GP Practice
We are 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.
We aim to work in partnership with individuas, families, whanau, and community organisations and doing our part to nurture a healthy community. We have identified our core values to act as a guide as we develop a healthcare service grounded with roots in traditional General Practice while responsive to the needs a changing social and technological world.
Our team is made up of GPs (see details below under “General Practitioners”) and:
Practice Manager: Jo Mako
Nursing Staff: Kelly Drayton, Pip Gow, Natalie Hansen, Anne Knight, Aimee Olsen, Abbie Welch
Receptionist: Sharon Williams, Deborah Stables, Patsy King
Enrolling new patients
This practice is enrolling new patients.
Enrolled Patient Fees
|Non-CSC Holders||CSC Holders|
|Under 14 yrs||FREE||FREE|
|14 - 17 yrs||$21.00||$12.50|
|18 - 24 yrs||$31.50||$18.50|
|25 - 44 yrs||$34.50||$18.50|
|45 - 64 yrs||$34.50||$18.50|
8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.
|Mon – Fri||8:30 AM – 5:00 PM|
After Hours: Please phone the practice and follow instructions. Caller will be transferred to an after hours service who can direct them
Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.
Preferred urgent care clinic out of hours: Anglesea Clinic - Accident & Urgent Medical Ltd.
Adult and Child Medical Care
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This page was last updated at 2:43PM on December 15, 2020. This information is reviewed and edited by Te Kauwhata Health Centre.