Prescriptions over the Christmas period

December 1, 2020

Please make sure you get all you prescriptions for the Christmas holiday period well in advance. We are open every day except Christmas day, with the public holidays either side being ‘book on the day’ appointments only.  Therefore, getting an appointment the week before Christmas tends to be difficult as staff head away for their […]

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MASKS

September 11, 2020

We encourage you to bring your own mask and wear it while you are in the practice.    

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LEVEL ONE UPDATE

June 9, 2020

“Why are we not ‘back to normal’ in level one? We’d like to thank all our patients for ‘bearing with us’ during the recent months whilst we’ve been forced to change the way that we deliver care to you.  Like most people we’re really happy to see Level 1 arrive.  We’re also conscious that we […]

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Level 2 Update

May 18, 2020

How is level 2 going to work at MHC?  We are open and here to help.  During level 2 MHC will be offering our usual services but, in accordance with guidance from the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners, we’re still aiming to have as few people in the waiting room as possible. We […]

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Level 3 Update

May 1, 2020

We hope you are all staying well during these challenging times. The Flu vaccine is now available for all who wish to have it.  We have a limited supply available but have been advised we will be getting more after the 11th May.  We are running a drive thru clinic to minimise patient contact. As […]

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We are still here for you!

April 7, 2020

MHC remains open during the Covid – 19 level 4 lockdown and has capacity to deal with your health needs.   We are here to help with any problems that may have arisen during the lockdown period (accidents, illnesses etc.) but can also help with long term and minor health problems.   We are trying to do […]

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FLU VACCINES

April 2, 2020

We’ve received limited stocks of the flu vaccine and are running flu vaccination clinics over the coming days.  Please note that these flu vaccination clinics are for pre-booked patients and, regrettably, all the appointments have been taken.  We will update our website when more flu vaccines become available.  We do understand that this is frustrating […]

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COVID-19 URGENT UPDATE

March 22, 2020

As per Ministry of Health advice, from 8am Monday 23rd of March, MHC will no longer allow walk in services without prior contact with the practice.  Please contact MHC online via Manage My Health or phone 466 5011. You can enrol with MHC online services (Manage My Health) by contacting reception or emailing managemyhealth@mhc.co.nz.   […]

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We are now offering GP telephone consultations

March 20, 2020

Due to the current COVID-19 outbreak situation we’d like to avoid bringing patients in to the medical centre.  At times your health needs may be met by having a consultation with your GP on the phone, for example repeat prescriptions, discuss lab results or advice where a physical examination is not needed. Usual fees will […]

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Covid-19 (Coronavirus) Update

March 3, 2020

If you have concerns or questions relating to the Coronavirus please phone 0800 358 5453 – it is free and available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week OR visit the MOH website https://www.health.govt.nz/our-work/diseases-and-conditions/covid-19-novel-coronavirus. If you have symptoms of Coronavirus and have travelled to or from the following countries China, Iran, Hong Kong, Italy, […]

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Coming soon – access to your consultation notes via Manage My Health!

February 17, 2020

Currently patients enrolled with the online patient portal,  Manage My Health, can access their lab results, order prescriptions, book appointments, see recalls coming up and email the health team. Soon you will also have access to your consultation notes.  We plan to have this function available from the 2nd of April, 2020.   Only notes […]

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Measles Vaccine Update

October 13, 2019

There is limited Measles vaccine stock currently in NZ and the Ministry of Health has been prioritising how it is distributed.  While the current vaccine supply is limited, the priority groups as determined by the Ministry of Health are children aged 15 months and 4 years old getting their MMR vaccine as part of the […]

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