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Eastern Bay Primary Health Alliance (EBPHA) - Community Nursing

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5 Louvain Street, Whakatāne

Description

Eastern Bay Primary Health Alliance (EBPHA) is a Primary Health Organisation (PHO) that is funded by the Bay of Plenty District Health Board and others to support the provision of essential primary health care services through general practices and health providers to those people who are enrolled with EBPHA.

EBPHA provides services either directly or through its provider members. These services are in place to improve and maintain the health of the entire enrolled PHO population, as well as providing services in the community to restore people’s health when they are unwell.

See below for our Community Services. For information on the full range of services available, please see the EBPHA website or see here for Mental Health & Addiction Services or Hāpainga Stop Smoking Services.

Ages

Child / Tamariki, Youth / Rangatahi, Adult / Pakeke

How do I access this service?

Contact us

Either by email at info@ebpha.org.nz or by calling 07 306 2300

Make an appointment

By calling us on 07 306 2300 or by speaking with your GP

Referral

Best Practice eReferral, self-referral for some services, or by giving us a call on 07 306 2300.

Charges

All services are free of charge although many services require a referral from your doctor

Hours

5 Louvain Street, Whakatāne

Mon – Fri8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Closed weekends

Public Holidays: Closed Labour Day (25 Oct), Auckland Anniversary (31 Jan), Waitangi Day (Observed 7/2/22) (7 Feb), Good Friday (15 Apr), Easter Sunday (17 Apr), Easter Monday (18 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), Queen's Birthday (6 Jun).

Languages Spoken

English, Māori

Services Provided

Injury, illness or disability

  • Home support
  • Nursing
  • Self management

Self-Management for Heart Health and Diabetes:
Looking after yourself is one of the most important things you can do in your lifetime. Self-management sessions mean you can take control and…

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Screening and prevention

  • Diabetes
  • Immunisation
  • Rheumatic fever

Rheumatic Fever Prevention:
EBPHA provides clinical oversight of Rheumatic Fever prevention services in the Eastern Bay of Plenty.

Outreach Immunisation:
Outreach Immunisation Services (OIS) are for children and families/Whānau that…

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Mother and child / Māmā and pēpi

  • Immunisation

Most Childhood immunisations are undertaken by your GP or nurse at your General Practice.

For those who are unable to attend General Practice, an outreach service is available.

Outreach Immunisation:

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Integrated Case Management (ICM) Service

The ICM service supports General Practice in the care of patients with chronic care conditions and/or complex needs by providing case management and navigation services that support and compliment the…

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Pacific Island people

Pacific Island Navigator:
Support for Pacific Island families/fanau living in the Eastern Bay of Plenty.

Contact EBoP, and the  navigator  will be able to discuss how they can assist and…

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Sexual Health

Clinic 1 (Sexual Health)
Sexual Health Clinic Whakatāne Hospital Outpatients Department
Free and confidential for all ages

Wednesday
Walk in and book from 12 midday to 5pm

Friday
Appointments +…

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Maternal Child and Youth Dietitian

The Dietitian works with clients and their whānau to provide support and information to help them achieve and maintain a healthy body weight and lifestyle. Services the Dietitian can provide…

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Wellness / healthy lifestyle

  • Exercise and activity
  • Smoking cessation

EBPHA funds Sport Bay of Plenty to provide the "Green Prescription"  service.  Your GP can provide a referral to this service. Sport Bay of Plenty's trained staff support individuals to…

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Region

Bay of Plenty

Contact Details

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5 Louvain Street
Whakatane
Bay Of Plenty 3120

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Street Address

5 Louvain Street
Whakatāne
Bay Of Plenty 3120

Postal Address

PO Box 664
Whakatāne 3158

This page was last updated at 1:47PM on July 23, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Eastern Bay Primary Health Alliance (EBPHA) - Community Nursing.