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Lakes DHB Occupational Therapy

Public Service, Allied Health


8:00 AM to 4:30 PM.


Occupational Therapy services are provided at both Rotorua and Taupō hospitals with a complement of senior and staff occupational therapists along with assistant staff.  Staff are based throughout the services:

  • Older Persons and Rehabilitation Service
  • Medicine
  • Surgical Service
  • Clinical Support Service
  • Child Health Service
  • Mental Health Service

Where to find us: see the Rotorua Hospital and Taupō Hospital maps.


Referral Expectations

Referrals are accepted from general practitioners and health professionals in the primary sector or Lakes DHB consultants.


New Zealand citizens or those who have obtained permanent residence are entitled to publicly funded health care.

Non-residents may be required to pay for their health care.

Click here to read more about eligibility for funded care at Lakes DHB.


8:00 AM to 4:30 PM.

Mon – Fri8:00 AM – 4:30 PM


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Contact Details

This page was last updated at 10:51AM on June 23, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Lakes DHB Occupational Therapy.