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Matamata Medical Centre

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Pohlen Hospital Complex, 56 Rawhiti Avenue, Matamata

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM.

Covid-19 vaccination

COVID-19 Vaccination

  • Eligible GP enrolled patients only
  • Make an appointment

All vaccinations must be booked by phoning 07 8819102

Booster vaccinations can only be booked six months after your second dose!

Getting a COVID-19 vaccine is an important step you can take to protect yourself, your kaumātua and whānau from the effects of the virus. For more information on the COVID-19 vaccines and eligibility visit Ministry of Health - COVID-19 vaccines

Covid-19 testing

GP practice - enrolled patients only

This practice provides COVID-19 testing to enrolled patients.

Please call the practice for more information (07)8819102.

Note; Currently we are not able to test for Air NZ domestic travellers who are non vaccinated.

Description

Matamata Medical Centre is a large, rural practice located in modern, purpose-built premises attached to Pohlen Hospital. MMC is a fully accredited practice under the Cornerstone programme from the Royal NZ College of GPs.

We aim to provide comprehensive family health care to you and your family while you are enrolled with us by our experienced team of GPs and nurses. We welcome your feedback via phone, email or in person through our Practice Manager.

Staff

Our team is made up of GPs (see details below under “General Practitioners”),

Practice Manager: Gillian Vincent

Nursing staff, medical centre assistants (MCAs) and reception staff.

Doctors

Enrolling new patients

Yes

This practice is enrolling new patients.

Fees

Enrolled Patient Fees

Under 14 yearsFREE
14-17 years$26.00
18-24 years$34.00
25-44 years$46.00
45-64 years$46.00
65+ years$42.00

See full fee information here

Hours

Pohlen Hospital Complex, 56 Rawhiti Avenue, Matamata

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM.

Mon – Fri8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Sat – Sun10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Weekend hours are drop in clinic for urgent cases only.  Outside these hours please refer to on call GP.

Weekends; Under Covid 19 restrictions please wait at clinic door to be screend before entry. Anyone with cold/flu symptoms will be seen in our respiratiry clinic under PPE conditions.

Reminder:

On call GP is usually at home, not in the clinic.  Please allow time for travel to attend urgent patients.

After Hours:

Phone GP practice and follow instructions. You will be transferred to an after hours service who will direct you

Public Holidays: Closed Waitangi Day (Observed 7/2/22) (7 Feb), Good Friday (15 Apr), Easter Monday (18 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), Queen's Birthday (6 Jun), Labour Day (24 Oct). Open Easter Sunday (17 Apr, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM).
Christmas: Open 20 Dec — 24 Dec. Open 24 Dec (8:30 AM – 3:00 PM). Closed 25 Dec. Open 26 Dec (10:00 AM – 12:00 PM). Open 27 Dec (10:00 AM – 12:00 PM). Closed 28 Dec. Open 29 Dec — 31 Dec. Closed 1 Jan. Open 2 Jan (10:00 AM – 12:00 PM). Open 3 Jan (10:00 AM – 12:00 PM). Closed 4 Jan. Open 5 Jan — 7 Jan.

Covid testing hours - for GP practices, if hours differ to standard hours

Our service operates for patients enrolled at Matamata Medical Center only and must be booked.

Available appointments will change daily,as per demand and staffing, so YOU MUST please call and book a test as we are not a walkin service.

(07) 8819102

Testing is done in the rear carpark accessed down the ambulance driveway.

WE DO NOT TEST ON THE WEEKENDS!

Thank you

Pohlen Hospital Complex, 56 Rawhiti Avenue, Matamata

Covid testing hours may change from day to day depending on demand and avialable staffing. Please phone  MMC to book first.

Languages Spoken

English

Services Provided

COVID-19 Vaccination

  • Eligible GP enrolled patients only
  • Make an appointment

All vaccinations must be booked by phoning 07 8819102

Booster vaccinations can only be booked six months after your second dose!

Getting a COVID-19 vaccine is an important step you…

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Special Assistance Support (COVID-19 Vaccination)

Special Assistance Support (COVID-19 Vaccination)

  • Wheelchair access

Wheelchair Access

Yes

Contact Details

All covid tests must be booked first by phoning;  07 881 9102

 

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Pohlen Hospital Complex
56 Rawhiti Avenue
Matamata
Waikato 3400

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Street Address

Pohlen Hospital Complex
56 Rawhiti Avenue
Matamata
Waikato 3400

Postal Address

PO Box 173
Matamata 3440

This page was last updated at 10:16AM on December 2, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Matamata Medical Centre.