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Hillside Medical Centre

Primary Healthcare Service

Today

8:20 AM to 5:00 PM.

Description

Our aim is to provide quality care to all our patients at a reasonable cost and to help them understand and manage their health problems.

Since April 2011 we have been a Cornerstone Accredited General Practice.  This tells you that we have met the high standards set by the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners in patient care, the services we offer and the facilities we provide and that as a practice team we are committed to continuous improvement.

We have the portal available which allows on-line access for making appointments, requesting repeat prescriptions, viewing clinical notes and more. 

OUR STAFF

DOCTORS:

Helen Jenkins has been with the practice since 1984.  She has skills and experience in family medicine and has a particular interest in preventative health. Her qualifications are her medical degree followed by a Diploma of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and then becoming a Fellow of the Royal NZ College of General Practice.

Yeen Chan joined the practice in 2011. She has skills and experience in family practice with particular interest in women’s health and paediatrics. Yeen is multilingual speaking English, Mandarin & Cantonese and has been practising in NZ since 1976.  Her qualifications are her medical degree followed by becoming a Fellow of the Royal NZ College of General Practice.

NURSES:

Jane Stansfield trained as a nurse at Middlemore Hospital, has been working as a practice nurse since 1981 and has been working here since 2004. 

Sarah Mead has been a Registered Nurse since 1996 and has worked in community settings with a special interest in the care of new mothers and their babies.   She has run her own business but is very happy to have returned to nursing.

RECEPTIONISTS:

Wendy Knowles started with us in 2017.  Prior to joining us, she worked for 15 years at Lynfield College in the ESOL Department as a teacher aide.

Karen Wilson has been with us since 2012.  She trained as a laboratory technologist and has enjoyed raising a family while doing general office work within the community prior to joining us.

General Practitioners

Hours

8:20 AM to 5:00 PM.

Mon – Wed 8:20 AM – 5:00 PM
Thu 8:20 AM – 5:30 PM
Fri 8:20 AM – 5:00 PM

We also offer a flexible payment scheme that allows you to pay a little each week so you get access to healthcare when you need it.

PUBLIC HOLIDAYS:

We are closed on Public Holidays.  

AFTER HOURS:

If you ring our phone number after hours your call will be answered by a nurse at Homecare Medical Limited and she will be able to help you.

URGENT:

If your need is urgent please ring the surgery and speak with the nurse who will advise what to do.

In a life threatening situation call the Ambulance 111.

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

Books

Open

This practice is taking on new patients.

Wheelchair Access

Yes

Languages Spoken

English, Cantonese, Mandarin

Fees

Enrolled Patient Fees

  No Community Service Card With Community Service Card  
Child under 6 yrs Free Free  
Child 6 – 13 yrs Free Free  
Child 14 – 17 yrs $32.00 $12.50  
Adult 18 – 24 yrs $37.60 $18.50  
Adult 25 – 64 yrs $42.00 $18.50  
Adult >65 yrs $42.00 $18.50  

If you want to see us as a visitor or you are not eligible for NZ Health benefits please phone us for the fee.

A usual appointment is booked for 15 mins. If your appointment is requiring a longer time then you may be asked to book another appointment to discuss additional problems or you may be charged an additional fee.

We make every effort to run to time but on occasions unexpected emergencies or a consultation running over time will cause delays.

Additional fees may apply for referral letters, ECG (electrical recording of the heart), injections, liquid nitrogen, dressings or other consumables.

We also offer a flexible payment scheme that allows you to pay a little each week so you get access to healthcare when you need it.

Appointments can be booked through the portal as well as through reception. If you fail your booked appointment a failed appointment fee is charged

If you cancel your booked appointment with <60minutes notice a cancellation fee is charged.

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711 Richardson Road
Hillsborough
Auckland 1042

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711 Richardson Road
Hillsborough
Auckland 1042

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711 Richardson Road
Hillsborough
Auckland 1042

This page was last updated at 11:43AM on April 29, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Hillside Medical Centre.