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Southern DHB Pacific Island Nurse Service - Southland

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Description

The Pacific Island Nurse Specialist team is committed to Pacific Island culture and has extensive networks in the Southland Pacific Island community. They offer a comprehensive service to clients accessing hospital and primary care services including:

  • Support when accessing health services
  • Assistance to help understand the medical explanation about your illness, its treatment and follow up care
  • Helping to monitor your care after you leave hospital

A free Pacific Island primary health care clinic is held each Tuesday and Thursday 10.30am - 2.30pm, at the Pacific Island Advisory and Cultural Service Trust rooms

Referral Expectations

Referrals can also be made by GPs, community service offices or a friend or family member.

Charges

No fees apply

Hours

Mon – Fri8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Procedures / Treatments

  • Advocacy

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  • Community Nursing


    Asthma
    Case management
    Diabetes
    Older adult
    Self management
    Smoking cessation
    Womens wellness More

  • Transport

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  • Screening and prevention

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  • Wellness / healthy lifestyle

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Contact Details

Kew Road
Kingswell
Invercargill
Southland 9812

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Street Address

Kew Road
Kingswell
Invercargill
Southland 9812

Postal Address

Southland Hospital
PO Box 828
Invercargill 9840

This page was last updated at 12:30PM on April 19, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Southern DHB Pacific Island Nurse Service - Southland.