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Franklin Memorial Hospital

Public Hospital

72 Kitchener Road
Waiuku

Description

Franklin Memorial Hospital is located in country-like surroundings with rural views.  As the name suggests, the Hospital (opened in 1923) was a war memorial bequeathed to the town. 

It was originally a General Hospital before becoming an Obstetric Hospital in 1956.  Since then it has become an Older Adult Care Facility, which is a satellite unit of Counties Manukau Health.

Franklin Memorial Hospital has 34 staff covering 18 beds (Hospital Level Residential Care, Respite and Palliative Care).

The District Nurse clinic is located at the side entrance of Franklin Memorial Hospital, other clinics are also located here look for the Outpatient signage to the left as you drive into the carpark.

Healthcare Services

Postal Address

72 Kitchener Road
Waiuku 2123
Auckland

Hours

We do not have emergency services, but are open 24 hours a day.

Region

South Auckland

Visiting Hours

General Hours: from 11am until 8pm - outside of these hours can be arranged with the Charge Nurse.

Palliative Care: at any suitable time.

Refreshments

A coin-operated food dispenser is available for patients and visitors.   Reception does not provide coins to exchange.

The local New World grocery store is located a short drive towards the main Waiuku town centre.  Restaurants, cafe bars and takeaway shops are also located within the local town centre.

Travel Directions

From the Southern Motorway you will need to take the Pukekohe/Drury off-ramp and follow the signs to Waiuku.  The distance is approximately 22kms from the off-ramp and is about a 20 min drive.

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Public Transport

There is no access to any public transport services.

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Parking

Free parking is available for all visitors and staff.

Support Services

Complaints / Feedback Procedure

Our staff work to ensure that your care and treatment is of the best standard that we can achieve. If for some reason you are unhappy with any part of your care please let us know about it.  Happy feedback is also welcomed.…

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Charges

There are no charges for services to public patients if you are lawfully in New Zealand and meet one of the Eligibility Directions specified criteria set by the Ministry of Health.  If you do not meet the criteria, you will be required to pay for the full costs of any medical treatment you receive during your stay.

To check whether you meet the specified eligibility criteria, visit the Ministry of Health website.

For any applicable charges, please phone the Accounts Receivable Office on (09) 276 0060.

  • Phone

    (09) 235 9284

  • Fax

    (09) 235 9837

Website

72 Kitchener Road
Waiuku

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Street Address

72 Kitchener Road
Waiuku

Postal Address

72 Kitchener Road
Waiuku 2123
Auckland