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154 First Avenue West, Tauranga

8:30 AM to 4:30 PM.

Hungahungatoroa Marae, Matapihi

Huria Marae, Brookfield

9:30 AM to 12:00 PM.

Maungatapu Marae

Whanau Aroha Centre, Parkvale

Description

Western BOP Primary Health Organisation is a health care organisation focused on providing care in the primary or community setting.

We deliver a wide and expanding range of health and wellness services which include :

  • Walk-in, Outreach and Community Clinics
  • Support for Breast and Cervical Screening
  • Self Management Groups
    • Diabetes
    • Weight Management
    • General Long-term Conditions (LTC)
    • Whanau Health Programme
    • Health Cooking Classes
  • Workplace Wellness

We have a range of clinical staff including:

  • Maori and non-Maori Nurses
  • Dietitians
  • Diabetes Nurse Specialists
  • Nurse Practitioners

Clinical Services include:

  • Diabetes, heart and/or breathing conditions
  • Hospital admission follow up
  • St John or ED referrals
  • Cervical smears
  • Support to Breast Screening including transport
  • Wound care
  • Heart and BP checks
  • Blood tests
  • Smoking cessation
  • Support with GP enrolment
  • ACC

See below for more information on our Health and Wellness Services.

For information on the full range of services and Medical Centres, please see the WBOPPHO website or read more about the WBOPPHO Mental Health & Addiction Services here.

How do I access this service?

Contact us

Make an appointment

Referral

Walk in

Other

Most services should be accessed via referral.

No Appointment Necessary for Walk-in Clinic or Community Nurse-Led Clinics

Hours

154 First Avenue West, Tauranga

8:30 AM to 4:30 PM.

Mon 8:30 AM – 8:00 PM
Tue – Thu 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Fri 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM
Sat 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Walk in clinic hours

Saturday clinic is by appointment

Hungahungatoroa Marae, Matapihi

Thu 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Huria Marae, Brookfield

9:30 AM to 12:00 PM.

Tue 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM

2nd Tuesday monthly

Maungatapu Marae

Wed 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM

1st Wednesday Monthly

Whanau Aroha Centre, Parkvale

Mon 8:45 AM – 11:00 AM

4th Monday of the month

Service Types

Community nursing

  • Breast screening
  • Cervical screening
  • CVD self-management education
  • Diabetes
  • Immunisation
  • Self management
  • Smoking cessation
  • Wound care

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Screening and prevention

  • Breast screening
  • Cervical screening
  • Diabetes
  • Immunisation

Diabetes Nurse Educator Services (DNE):
The PHO engages a DNE to provide clinics and education for those with diabetes.

Diabetes Management:
The PHO supports its general practices to care for…

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CarePlus

WBOPPHO provides a range of CarePlus services via its network of General Practices. This is a programme which aims to support and coordinate care of people with multiple chronic conditions.…

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Asthma and Respiratory Management

The PHO administers a Pulmonary Rehabilitation programme in association with Asthma and Respiratory Management BOP.

Access to these services is through general practice.

Wellness / healthy lifestyle

  • Foot care
  • Healthy eating
  • Smoking cessation

Podiatry
The PHO administers this service for enrolled patients with a general practice within the Western Bay of Plenty. It does so in association with Nga Mataapuna Oranga PHO and…

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Charges

All services are free of charge. Eligibility criteria apply.

Languages Spoken

English, Maori

Wheelchair Access

Yes

Region

Bay of Plenty

Contact Details

154 First Avenue West, Tauranga

Bay of Plenty

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Hungahungatoroa Marae, Matapihi

Bay of Plenty

More details…

Huria Marae, Brookfield

Bay of Plenty

More details…

Maungatapu Marae

Bay of Plenty

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Whanau Aroha Centre, Parkvale

Bay of Plenty

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This page was last updated at 9:10AM on March 14, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Western Bay of Plenty Primary Health Organisation (WBOPPHO) - Health & Wellness Services.