Catlins Medical Centre
Primary Healthcare Service
GP practice - enrolled and casual patients
This practice provides COVID-19 testing to enrolled and casual patients. Please call the practice on 03 415 8006 for more information, or phone 0800 VIRUS19 (0800 547 8719).
We are a general practice aiming to provide quality healthcare to you and your family.
Our team is made up of 3 GPs (see details below under “General Practitioners”) and:
Practice Manager: Debra Hollows
Nursing Staff: Elly Morris, Sarah Chittock & Jo Ramsay
Administration: Helen Gilder and Sue Stott
General Practitioner - Vocationally Registered
Enrolling new patients
This practice is enrolling new patients.
Subject to availability at the time - please call the practice to discuss
Enrolled Patient Fees
|Under 14 years||Free|
Community Service Card Holder Fees (if applicable)
Under 14 years - Free
14-17 years - $13.00
18+ - $19.00
|Mon – Fri||8:30 AM – 5:00 PM|
After Hours: Calls are transferred to Clutha Health First
Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.
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This page was last updated at 9:20AM on April 13, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Catlins Medical Centre.