Kawakawa Medical Centre
Primary Healthcare Service
The Kawakawa Medical Centre is a part of the Ngāti Hine Health Trust.
The Ngāti Hine Health Trust (NHHT) is a Māori Health Provider that delivers a range of clinical, health promotion, disability, education and social services. The clinical business arm of the NHHT is Hauora Whānui.
The Ngāti Hine Health Trust delivers primary care services via the Hauora Whānui Kawakawa Medical Centre.
Our surgery is located at 3 Rayner Street, Kawakawa. We are a Whanau centered surgery offering a full range of general practice services to you and your Whanau.
Our team is made up of 2 GP's who share the role. (see details below under "General Practitioners") and:
Practice Manager: Dennise Carrington
Nursing Staff: Jacquie Cassidy RN
Nurse Practitioner: Polly Breannan
Receptionist: Dayna Ruka
|Mon – Fri||8:00 AM – 5:00 PM|
Also known as Hauora Whānui, Ngāti Hine Health Trust
After Hours: Bay of Islands Hospital after hours GP clinic - click here
Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.
Christmas: Closed 23 Dec — 29 Dec. Open 30 Dec — 31 Dec. Closed 1 Jan — 2 Jan. Open 3 Jan.
Enrolling new patients
This practice is enrolling new patients.
Enrolled Patient Fees
|Under 14 years||Free|
Adult and Child Medical Care
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Kawakawa Medical Centre Enrolment Form
Please complete all sections and sign.
ID is required on enrolment.
If you are a non- resident you will need to check that you are eligible to enrol and will need to provide the appropriate documentation to support your eligibility. You can check your eligibility on the Ministry of Health Website or https://www.health.govt.nz/new-zealand-health-system/eligibility-publicly-funded-health-services
Request for Records Form
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This form allows Kawakawa Medical Centre (KMC) to request your records from your last GP (Doctors) when you enrol into our service. This allows KMC to ensure we have all your correct medical details to be able to provide you with the best care/treatment. This form needs to be completed along with the enrolment form.
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This page was last updated at 11:08AM on November 7, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Kawakawa Medical Centre.