Family Health Care Medical Centre
Primary Healthcare Service
This is NOT a RAT Collection Site. Please refer to the list of RATS Collection Sites.
GP practice - enrolled patients only
This practice provides COVID-19 testing to patients on our database (enrolled and casual patients) .
There is no cost for Covid-19 testing.
We strive to do the Covid-19 test within 10 minutes of your appointment time to minimise waiting around.
Please call reception for more information or to book an appointment
As a Primary Care Team in your community, we are committed to excellence in our patient care and administration by providing individuals, families and whānau with a safe and caring environment and ensuring a partnership of trust is developed to meet the emotional, physical and cultural needs of all our clients.
We are a ProCare practice and we can provide a range of specialist services, including weight loss/exercise programmes and experts like podiatrists, dieticians and psychologists. This is free for eligible patients.
The Family Health Care Medical Centre is a Cornerstone accredited practice and was the first general practice in New Zealand to achieve Telarc ISO 9001 accreditation in 2001. This is an internationally recognised quality management system that aims to enhance customer satisfaction as well as improving practice systems.
Our team is made up of three GPs (see details below under “General Practitioners”) and:
Nurse Manager: Lorraine Bryce
Nursing Staff: Val Rush, Ailian Su
Dietitian: Alda Lee
Enrolling new patients
This practice is enrolling new patients.
Enrolled & Funded Patient Fees
|Under 14 years||Free|
|14-17 years||$37 ($13 with CSC)|
|18-24 years||$45 ($19.50 with CSC)|
|25-44 years||$48 ($19.50 with CSC)|
|45-64 years||$50 ($19.50 with CSC)|
|65+ years||$44 ($19.50 with CSC)|
Different charges apply to casual and non-enrolled patients and for other services.
Non-Funded patients (overseas visitors and non-residents) are charged $70
Casual Patients (NZ Residents) are charged $70 less any government subsidy
|Mon – Fri||9:00 AM – 5:00 PM|
Please call (09) 354 7656 for out of hours assistance. Your call will be answered by a registered nurse.
Public Holidays: Closed Matariki (24 Jun), Labour Day (24 Oct), Auckland Anniversary (30 Jan), Waitangi Day (6 Feb), Good Friday (7 Apr), Easter Sunday (9 Apr), Easter Monday (10 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), Queen's Birthday (5 Jun).
Preferred urgent care clinic out of hours: East Care Urgent Care.
English, Cantonese Chinese, Mandarin Chinese
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There are 12 carparks at the rear of the building (please enter along Highland Park Drive just after the Library)
17 Aberfeldy Ave
17 Aberfeldy Ave
PO Box 82297
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This page was last updated at 12:11PM on March 3, 2022. This information is reviewed and edited by Family Health Care Medical Centre.