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North End Health Centre

Primary Healthcare Service

Today

8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

Description

The North End Health Centre and Junction Doctors have been providing quality medical services to their registered patient population, rest homes and employers since 1982.

The North End Health Centre and Junction Doctors'  services include:

  • General Medical Services
  • Practice Nurse Services
  • Wellness and Lifestyle Services
  • ACC Services and Sports Medicine
  • Immigration Medicals and Traveller Health
  • Pre and Post Employment Medicals/Testing
  • Full Drug and Alcohol  Screening and Testing
  • Minor Surgery
  • We are a teaching practice affiliated to the Otago School of Medicine
  • From July 2019 we will become Oamaru's first Health Care Home

 

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

Practice Manager: Deborah Jones

Nursing Staff: Janice and Sreeja

Reception Team: Julie, Delwyn,Rosalyn and Mary-Claire (mainly at Junction Doctors)

General Practitioners

Hours

8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

Mon – Fri 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

After Hours: Urgent calls are handled on roster system made up of Oamaru GPs. The after hours emergency doctor can be contacted on 03 434 9444

Generally the doctor on call will hold clinics at weekends and public holidays.

The clinic times when North End Health Centre is on-call are available on the above emergency number. No appointment is required but please attend at the start of clinic time.

 

Satellite Practice: Junction Doctors

Public Holidays: Closed Easter Sunday (21 Apr), Labour Day (28 Oct), Otago Anniversary (23 Mar), Good Friday (10 Apr), Easter Monday (13 Apr), ANZAC Day (27 Apr). Open Waitangi Day (6 Feb), Queen's Birthday (1 Jun).
Christmas: Open 23 Dec — 24 Dec. Closed 25 Dec — 26 Dec. Open 27 Dec — 28 Dec. Open 28 Dec (10:00 AM – 12:00 PM). Open 29 Dec (10:00 AM – 12:00 PM). Open 30 Dec — 1 Jan. Open 1 Jan (10:00 AM – 12:00 PM). Open 2 Jan (10:00 AM – 12:00 PM). Open 3 Jan.

Enrolling new patients

Yes

This practice is enrolling new patients.

Wheelchair Access

Yes

Languages Spoken

English

Fees

There is a standard fee. Complex problems, minor surgeries and materials will have an extra fee added.

For ACC consultations, a surcharge plus materials used cost will be charged (ACC no longer covers the full cost).

If you have any problems with payment, please discuss confidentially with the Reception Team.

Enrolled patients consult   ACC On-Call*
Under 14 Free  Free Free
14-17 $33 $35 $45
Adults $44 $35 $70
CSC 14-17   $12.50 $12.50 $45
CSC Adults $18.50 $18.50 $70

*On-Call Weekend Duty at Practice

Patients not enrolled at our practice will be charged a 'casual' rate $70 NZ/Australia and United Kingdom

Casual rate other countries $85

UNDER 14 After Hours FREE

Home Visits are charged depending on time of call out.

Services

Adult and Child Medical Care

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Minor Surgery

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Liquid Nitrogen

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IUCD Insertion

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Cervical Screening

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Spirometry

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Immigration Medicals

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Immunisation

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Travel Advice / Immunisations

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Minor Accident Care

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Repeat Prescriptions

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Lab Results

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ECG

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

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Document Downloads

  • Enrolment Form (PDF, 140.8 KB)
    To enrol with us simply fill in the enrolment form and sent it back to us.

    Either drop in to reception to pick one up, or download a digital copy below.

Contact Details

4 Frome Street
Oamaru North
Oamaru
Otago 9400

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Street Address

4 Frome Street
Oamaru North
Oamaru
Otago 9400

Postal Address

PO Box 166
Oamaru 9400

This page was last updated at 3:49PM on November 13, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by North End Health Centre.