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Description

Capital & Coast DHB Acute Allied Health provides the following services:

  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physiotherapy
  • Dietitians
  • Social Work
  • Speech-Language Therapy

Hours

Mon – Fri 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Allied Health working in the inpatient wards across Kenepuru and Wellington Hospital at Capital and Coast District Health Board work in teams to support the needs of patients.  They primarily provide a service Monday to Friday 8-4.30 but do extended hours/oncall for high risk/high needs patients that are referred by the health care team as listed below.

Physiotherapy staff provide weekend and 24 hour on-call services to some admitted hospital patients.

Occupational Therapy staff provide Saturday services to some admitted hospital patients and provide on-call services for the Medical Assessment and Planning Unit (MAPU) on Sundays.

Social Workers provide services to the Medical Admission and Planning Unit on Saturdays.

Dietitians provide on-call services at the weekend.

Services

  • Occupational Therapy

    Hours
    Monday to Friday: 8am - 4.30pm
    Acute inpatient orthopaedic cover provided on Saturdays.… More

  • Physiotherapy

    Hours
    Inpatient Physiotherapy
    Monday to Friday, 8am – 4.30pm.
    Weekend inpatient cover at Wellington Regional Hospital is provided on Saturday, Sunday and public holidays from 8am – 4.30pm.… More

  • Dietitians

    Hours
    Monday to Friday: 8am - 4.30pm
    On-call services for urgent matters only on weekends and public holidays 9am to 5pm.… More

  • Social Work

    Hours
    Monday to Friday 8am - 4.30pm
    Saturdays 8am - 2.30 pm Medical Assessment and Planning Unit (MAPU) only… More

  • Speech-Language Therapy

    Hours
    Monday to Friday: 8am - 4.30pm
    After-hours cover provided on the last day of four day holiday weekends for urgent referrals and follow-ups.… More

Charges

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Document Downloads

Refreshments

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Public Transport

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Parking

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Accommodation

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Pharmacy

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Security

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Other

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Contact Details

Kapiti Health Centre

Wellington

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This page was last updated at 9:56AM on July 12, 2018. This information is reviewed and edited by Capital & Coast DHB Allied Health.