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Clutha Health First Hospital Services

Public Service, Community, Allied Health, Breast, Endocrinology, ENT/ Head & Neck Surgery, Gastroenterology & Hepatology (Liver), General Surgery, Internal Medicine, Laboratory Tests, Maternity, Maternity/Birthing Facilities, Mental Health, Midwifery, Neurology, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Older People's Health, Oncology, Orthopaedics, Paediatrics

General Practice

Clutha Health First general practice is a Cornerstone Accredited Practice located within the Balclutha Township. The practice facility incorporates a variety of consulting rooms, treatment rooms, a medical assessment unit, a procedure room, reception area and a comfortable waiting room. The practice is staffed by experienced and registered general practitioners and nurse practitioners supported by a large team of practice nurses, and an emergency clinician.

The general practice has on-site access to plain x-ray, ultrasound and laboratory services. In addition to routine primary care services it delivers a wide range of other services which include childhood immunisations, cervical screening, targeted vaccinations, CLIC programme, cardiovascular risk assessments, driver’s medicals, travel immunisation, advice and treatment, orthopaedic fracture clinic, minor operations, NZ immigration medicals along with a breast care clinic, gynaecology nurse specialist clinic, diabetes nurse specialist clinic, joint injection clinic and a palliative care support programme.

The practice has approximately 8,000 enrolled patients. Surgery hours are 9.00am – 6.00pm, Monday to Friday, with evening clinics being offered from 6.00pm - 9.00pm. An emergency by appointment only clinic operates from 09.00-18.00hrs at the weekends and public holidays.

For more information, to book appointments or request repeat prescriptions please visit Clutha Health First Health Centre

This page was last updated at 10:37AM on September 7, 2021.