Alert

UPDATE 30 March 2020:  The Director General of Health Ashley Bloomfield has advised that General Practice will not receive stock until 14 April at the earliest. DO NOT call or e-mail the clinic regarding flu vaccines but review this website for updates.  This messaging is for all patients including those who are over 65 and those who have chronic conditions

The Papanui Medical Centre has taken the following steps in view of the COVID-19 situation:

  • PHONE CONSULTATIONS  ARE THE PREFERRED METHOD – SEE OUR PORTAL
  • PRESCRIPTIONS ARE ONLY AVAILABLE BY FAX OR POST AND WILL TAKE FIVE WORKING DAYS
  • Prescriptions are only able to be given when due.
  • If attending a face to face consult – One patient, one problem – appointments to be kept to 15 minutes only
  • If you are late to your appointment you may not be seen
  • If you have flu or cold symptoms – call reception when you arrive – do not come in
  • Online or EFTPOS payment ONLY
  • We are no longer accepting any patient enrolments

Coronavirus

The team at the Papanui Medical Centre respectfully request that you follow the instructions below if it applies to you.  If you suspect that you have been exposed to COVID-19 it is important that you DO NOT COME INTO THE PRACTICE and that you call the Healthline number first: 0800 358 5453  or us on 03 352 9053.

Enrolling With Us

The Papanui Medical Centre is NOT accepting any new enrolments at this time.

Please check our website for updates as the situation changes

Patient Portal

The Papanui Medical Centre encourages patient to register on our Patient Portal.  This gives you the ability to make appointments, request prescriptions, view blood tests results all online and at a time that is suitable for you.

Registration is simple – please select our Patient Portal link above.  Patients registering this way can make appointments online and request prescriptions.  To increase your access to be able to see your blood tests results and recently prescribed medications please provide photo identification to the clinic.

From September all prescriptions are to be ordered via the Patient Portal.

 

Our friendly team are here to help.

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