We now have clinics for funded flu vaccinations. Please call or book via the portal....
We have changed how we manage Face to Face consultations and ask that you consider booking a Phone consultation where possible.
Please follow the table below to assess whether you need a RAT test or PCR test if you have concerns regarding Covid.
We have changed how we manage Face to Face appointments to reduce the exposure time. All patients for Face to Face appointments are to wait in your car. You will be called at or near the time of your appointment and the doctor will proceed through the majority of the consultation on the telephone and decide whether it is appropriate for you to enter the building for an examination or they may come out to you in the car park.
If you have mild or moderate cold or flu symptoms but are generally well and seeking reassurance regarding COVID you can also get a RAT test from one of the CBAC testing stations as below.
The Healthline number is 0800 358 5453 if you have questions regarding COVID.
COVID-19 Community Based Testing Centres (CBACs) in Christchurch and Canterbury
If you are coming into the clinic as you are unwell with your cold/flu symptoms a COVID test will be taken as part of the consultation.
Easy to understand Covid Advice if positive: https://www.rnz.co.nz/news/what-you-need-to-know/458333/testing-positive-for-covid-19-what-you-need-to-know?fbclid=IwAR3aQOWgbDzkrZEasOFcsunli_9ZBiC0XTtpGPHBZavcJdjF1gYgeKmDYEc...
All patients under 70 are required to remain in your car – your doctor or nurse will call you. Patients over 70 can sit socially distanced in our waiting area. Patients who have symptoms or are not vaccinated or partially vaccinated (including all unvaccinated children)......