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Life Pharmacy Bayfair

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Note: This is NOT a RAT Collection Site.  Please refer to the list of RATS Collection Sites. 

Today

9:00 AM to 9:00 PM.

Covid-19 vaccination

COVID-19 Vaccination

  • Pfizer vaccine (12+ years)
  • Child Pfizer vaccine (5-11 years)
  • 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

Walk-ins are welcome, however those who have pre-booked will be given priority.

Monday/Tuesday - Available inside Life Pharmacy Bayfair
Wednesday to Saturday - COVID 19 Vaccination clinic outside bayfair next to Kiwibank

Closed for vaccinations Sundays and Public holidays. 

Covid-19 pass

My Vaccine Pass - get in person

Our service can help you request and print a My Vaccine Pass for free. Bring your NHI number if you can when you visit. You do not need to have ID or an email address. You will be asked some personal details so you can be found in the system.

Covid-19 testing

Testing for International Travel

Supervised rapid antigen testing for International travel available here. Bookings are strongly recommended.

This is a privately funded service and therefore a charge will apply.

Passport or Drivers license must be sighted by tester before result can be given.

It is the responsibility of the traveller to check the requirements for their destination/carrier and ensure that their test is completed in the correct time frame.

Description

Pharmacists can help to support the health of your family; they can provide advice and treatment for common minor illnesses for all ages. 

Pharmacists ensure that prescriptions are dispensed correctly and that the medicine and dose is appropriate for you, so that you receive the maximum benefits from your medicines. Your pharmacist will help you understand what your medicines are prescribed for, how to take them, possible side effects and how to store them. 

All advice and treatment is conducted in a professional and confidential manner and most services are provided free of charge and do not generally require an appointment. 

For safe disposal, please return any expired or unwanted medicines, or needles/lancets and syringes to your pharmacy. There is no charge for this service. 

Please don't hesitate to contact us directly if you have any questions. 

Hours

9:00 AM to 9:00 PM.

Mon – Wed9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Thu – Fri9:00 AM – 9:00 PM
Sat – Sun9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed Good Friday (7 Apr). Open Queen's Birthday (6 Jun, 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM), Matariki (24 Jun, 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM), Labour Day (24 Oct, 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM), Auckland Anniversary (30 Jan, 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM), Waitangi Day (6 Feb, 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM), Easter Sunday (9 Apr, 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM), Easter Monday (10 Apr, 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM), ANZAC Day (25 Apr, 1:00 PM – 6:00 PM).

Services Provided

COVID-19 Vaccination

  • Pfizer vaccine (12+ years)
  • Child Pfizer vaccine (5-11 years)
  • 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…

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Emergency contraceptive pill (ECP)

Your pharmacists are trained to assess whether the ECP is appropriate for you. This is done in a confidential manner. The ECP works best if taken as soon as possible…

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Influenza (flu) vaccines

This pharmacy has staff that are trained and authorised to give flu vaccines. The flu vaccination is free for:

  • people 65 years and older
  • Māori and Pacific peoples aged 55…
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    Selected oral contraceptives

    Our specially trained pharmacists can supply selected oral contraceptives without a prescription under certain circumstances.

    Up to six months’ supply of selected oral contraceptives can be sold to women who…

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    Trimethoprim dispensing

    This pharmacy has trained pharmacists who can supply the antibiotic, trimethoprim, for women aged between 16 and 65 who have an uncomplicated urinary tract infection.

    Sildenafil dispensing for erectile dysfunction

    This pharmacy has specially trained pharmacists who are able to prescribe sildenafil for erectile dysfunction in men aged 35 – 70 years who meet specific assessment criteria.

    Free after hours prescriptions for under 14s

    We are able to fill your under-14 year old's prescription for free (if the medication is fully funded) both within normal working hours and after hours.

    Smoking cessation

    Pharmacy staff are trained to provide a service to help people to stop smoking. This service includes advice and providing quit smoking support aids e.g. nicotine gum.

    Long-term conditions (LTC) service

    This service is designed for people with long-term illnesses who may need support with their medicines. An assessment is used to identify the things that affect their ability to take…

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    Clozapine dispensing

    It is very important that you receive regular blood tests while you are taking clozapine. We will check your blood tests to make sure the appropriate dose of clozapine is…

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    Maviret dispensing for hepatitis C

    This pharmacy has been registered to dispense Maviret (glecaprevir and pibrentasvir) for the treatment of Hep C and to provide you with counselling to support your treatment. You will not…

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    Vaccines

    • Diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis (whooping cough) vaccine (Tdap)
    • Influenza (flu) vaccine
    • Measles, Mumps and Rubella vaccine (MMR)

    Immunisation is one of the most effective medical interventions to prevent infections and has led to the decline of many serious, potentially lethal, diseases. There may be a charge for…

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    Blister packs

    This pharmacy can provide you with individually made blister packs of your medicines. These can be supplied weekly, fortnightly, or monthly depending on your needs. This type of packaging can…

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    Medicine & needles disposal service

    Unwanted medicines are often dumped into the toilet, tipped down the sink or put out with the garbage, which starts a journey that can seriously harm the environment. Please return…

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    Measles, Mumps and Rubella (MMR) Vaccine

    This pharmacy has staff that are trained and authorised to give MMR vaccines. The MMR vaccination is free for people aged from 16 to 49 years (inclusive).

    My Vaccine Pass - get in person

    Our service can help you request and print a My Vaccine Pass for free. Bring your NHI number if you can when you visit. You do not need to have… More

    Covid-19 vaccination booking URL

    www.bookmyvaccine.nz

    Parking

    Plenty of on-site free parking available. For the closest entry park in the carpark behing Farmers.

    Region

    Bay of Plenty

    Contact Details

    9:00 AM to 9:00 PM.

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    Shop T204
    Bayfair Shopping Centre
    19 Girven Road
    Mount Maunganui
    Tauranga 3116

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    Street Address

    Shop T204
    Bayfair Shopping Centre
    19 Girven Road
    Mount Maunganui
    Tauranga 3116

    Postal Address

    Shop T204
    Bayfair Shopping Centre
    19 Girven Road
    Mount Maunganui
    Tauranga 3116

    This page was last updated at 9:34AM on May 18, 2022. This information is reviewed and edited by Life Pharmacy Bayfair.