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Family Health Care Medical Centre

Primary Healthcare Service

Today

8:45 AM to 5:30 PM.

Description

As a Primary Care Team in your community, we are committed to excellence in our patient care and administration by providing individuals, families and whanau 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.

 

Staff
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

General Practitioners

Hours

8:45 AM to 5:30 PM.

Mon – Fri 8:45 AM – 5:30 PM

Please call (09) 354 7656 for out of hours assistance. Your call will be answered by a registered nurse.

Closed at 5pm in January

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

Preferred urgent care clinic out of hours: East Care Accident & Medical.

Enrolling new patients

Yes

This practice is enrolling new patients.

Wheelchair Access

Yes

Languages Spoken

English, Cantonese, Mandarin

Fees

Enrolled & Funded Patient Fees

Under 14 yearsFree
14-17 years$37 ($12.50 with CSC)
18-24 years$47 ($18.50 with CSC)
25-44 years$47 ($18.50 with CSC)
45-64 years$47 ($18.50 with CSC)
65+ years$42 ($18.50 with CSC)

Different charges apply to casual and non-enrolled patients and for other services.

Non-Funded patients (overseas visitors and non-residents) charged $70

Casual Patients (NZ Residents) charged $70 less any government subsidy

Services

Adult and Child Medical Care

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Minor Accident Care

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Minor Surgery

Minor surgery is commonly provided in primary care practices, providing fast, competent removal and biopsies of skin lesions. Other services include cosmetic work such as removal of benign moles and…

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Repeat Prescriptions

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Lab Results

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Liquid Nitrogen

Liquid nitrogen is a fast, effective treatment provided in many practices to treat viral warts, sun damaged skin, skin tags and many benign cosmetic lesions. It comes in a container…

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Immunisation

Immunisations are provided at all primary care practices and are one of the most important services they provide. Immunisation has led to the decline of many lethal diseases including meningococcal…

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Cervical Screening

All women who have ever been sexually active should have regular cervical smear tests every three years between the ages of 20 and 70. This includes women who have been…

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ECG

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Travel Advice / Immunisations

Another service offered to you at your GP surgery (primary care practice) is advice and immunisation before you go to another country. While you are likely to have the immunisations…

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Well Child/Tamariki Ora Health Checks – Birth to Three Years

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Contact Details

  • Phone

    (09) 537 3208

  • Fax

    (09) 537 3898

Healthlink EDI: famhcmcp

17 Aberfeldy Ave
Highland Park
Auckland 2010

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Street Address

17 Aberfeldy Ave
Highland Park
Auckland 2010

Postal Address

PO Box 82297
Highland Park
Auckland 2010

This page was last updated at 9:23AM on May 28, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Family Health Care Medical Centre.