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Kidz First Children's Hospital & Community Health

Organisation

Description

The Kidz First Children's Hospital is purpose built to deliver family centred health care and serve the culturally diverse Counties Manukau community.

Services provided at Kidz First Children's Hospital include:

  • Paediatric inpatient surgical care - acute (urgent) and elective (non-urgent) orthopaedic, plastic surgical (including specialist Auckland Regional Burns/National Burns Service) and otorhinolaryngeal (Ear, Nose & Throat) patients also practising family/whanau centred care.
  • Paediatric inpatient medical care - acute paediatric medical service that practises family/whanau centred care with a parent or caregiver encouraged to stay with their children.
  • Child protection service  - medical assessment, consultation, support, education and liaison with all agencies with regards to child abuse/protection issues.
  • CM Health Nutrition & Dietetics - Dietitians provide treatment, education and support to people requiring nutrition information and advice relating to medical and surgical treatments and management of chronic diseases (such as diabetes and high blood pressure). 
  • Kidz First Neonatal Care - provides Intensive Care (Level III) and Special Care (Level II) services and is an integral part of the continuum of services delivered by the Kidz First and Women’s Health Divisions of Counties Manukau Health.

If you child is going to stay overnight in hospital, visit our Patient & Visitors page for more information on what you need to bring.

Click here for visiting hours at the Kidz First Children's Hospital.

Contact Details

  • Phone

    (09) 276 0000

  • Fax

    (09) 276 5204

Hospital Road
Otahuhu
Auckland

Street Address

Hospital Road
Otahuhu
Auckland

This page was last updated at 10:49AM on June 12, 2018.