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Shirley Medical Limited is a friendly general practice dedicated to providing high quality care to you and your family.

At times we may run late due to an emergency, and we ask for your understanding. If you are running late call us. 

We will endeavor to see you the same day when needed, if your appointment is urgent.

In additional to general care we offer an extensive range of services, please see 'List of Services' to the right for a comprehensive list. 

We offer all our patients the right to have a chaperone present during examinations. You may wish to bring a support person with you or have a nurse chaperone. Please let reception know or ask your doctor or practice nurse.

Please let us know if you have the flu, or think you might be infectious. Hand sanitiser and masks are available for patients use, these are available at reception. 

 

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Level 2 from Monday 25th May

If you have respiratory symptoms and are concerned you may have COVID19 please phone the medical centre.  We are able to offer free COVID19 testing.

If you are unwell and have respiratory symptoms please phone and you will be triaged over the phone and if triaged as needing to come in, an appointment will be made with a doctor.

 

Protect yourself and others against COVID-19

  • cover your coughs or sneezes with tissues or your elbow
  • put your used tissue in the rubbish bin or in a plastic bag
  • wash and dry your hand often, especially after coughing or sneezing - use soap or hand sanitiser
  • Stay away from others if you're unwell

 

Below is a link, to an excellent informative YouTube video "Get the facts on Coronavirus" by Dr Peter Lin

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kIL5m5XznNY&feature=youtu.be

Please click on the link below for up to date information

https://www.health.govt.nz/our-work/diseases-and-conditions/novel-coronavirus-2019-ncov

 

 

 



 

After hours GP provides an after-hours general practice service to our patients. The service offers you the ability to book a time that suits, allowing you to wait at home until your appointment.


You must have spoken to a Homecare Medical nurse and be triaged as needing to see a GP before you book online.


Simply ring our usual practice number (03 385 3149) after 6:00pm and a Homecare Nurse will answer your call.


For further information go to www.afterhoursgp.co.nz.

COVID-19 (Coronavirus)


If you have respiratory symptoms and are concerned you may have COVID19 please phone the medical centre.  We are able to offer free COVID19 testing.


If you are unwell and have respiratory symptoms please phone and you will be triaged over the phone and if triaged as needing to come in, an appointment will be made with a doctor.


 


COVID19 NZ GOVT


COVID19 NEW ZEALAND GOVT WEBSITE


 


Protect yourself and others against COVID-19


cover your coughs or sneezes with tissues or your elbow
put your used tissue in the rubbish bin or in a plastic bag
wash and dry your hand often, especially after coughing or sneezing - use soap or hand sanitiser
Stay away from others if you're unwell
 


Below is a link, to an excellent informative YouTube video "Get the facts on Coronavirus" by Dr Peter Lin


Get the facts on Coronavirus

Flu Season 2020


PATIENTS PREGNANT, 65+ OR HAVE AN ELIGIBLE MEDICAL CONDITION PLEASE PHONE TO BOOK YOUR FLU VACCINE NOW.


 Please be aware the flu jab will be given in the car-park, so please dress appropriately with easy access to the top of your arm.


The Ministry of Health have advised that our eligible population of patients will be our priority. This group is



  • Pregnant women

  • People ages 65 years and older

  • People under 65 years with any of the eligible medical conditions  Eligible medical conditions

  • Children aged 4 years or under who have been hospitalised for respiratory illness or have a history of significant respiratory illness


Flu vaccines will be available to the general population from 27th April 2020. 


The flu vaccine is fully funded for people 65 years of age or older and people under 65 years of age with eligible medical conditions.


For non-eligible patients the cost for flu vaccine is $30.00. 


Ministry of Health influenza information


 


 


We provide FREE consultations for registered children under 14 years of age. This is to enable you to access advice for any health concerns you have about your child. In addition to caring for your child when they become unwell, our team are experienced and trained in routine child checks and immunisations.


The National Immunisation Schedule Age Diseases covered and vaccines


6 weeks Rotavirus; Diphtheria/Tetanus/Pertussis/Polio/Hepatitis B/Haemophilus influenza type b; Pneumococcal


3 months Rotavirus; Diphtheria/Tetanus/Pertussis/Polio/Hepatitis B/Haemophilus influenza type b; Pneumococcal


5 months Rotavirus; Diphtheria/Tetanus/Pertussis/Polio/Hepatitis B/Haemophilus influenza type b; Pneumococcal


15 months Haemophilus influenzae type b; Measles/Mumps/Rubella; Pneumococcal


4 years Diphtheria/Tetanus/Pertussis/Polio; Measles/Mumps/Rubella


11 years Tetanus/Diphtheria/Pertussis


12 years Human papillomavirus (HPV)


 


 


  • Accident Care

  • Asthma Education

  • Cervical Smears – With your Doctor or Nurse.

  • Childhood Immunisation

  • Contraception & Family Planning

  • Diabetes Care with doctor or nurse

  • Dietary Advice

  • Drivers License Medicals/renewals

  • ECG

  • Flu Vaccines

  • Hearing Tests

  • Home visits

  • Illness Management

  • Minor Surgery

  • Mole Checks

  • Rest Home Care

  • Wart Treatment and liquid nitrogen

  • Well Person Checks


  • We require a minimum of two business days notice for a repeat prescription to be processed.

  • Prescription charges: Faxed $30 – Collect $25 – Payment is to be made to our bank account 03 1700 0125431 00

  • We do not process same day prescriptions via the website but if you do require a same day prescription please phone the surgery to arrange.

  • Repeat prescriptions are only available for stable medical conditions which have had medication previously prescribed by one of our doctors.

  • Unless previously agreed, you must have been seen for this condition in the past 6 months. Many conditions require 3 monthly visits.

  • Repeat prescriptions are at the doctor’s discretion and you may be contacted to make an appointment if a review is needed.

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Shirley Medical Centre policy is not to contact patients routinely for normal results. You will be notified of urgent or abnormal results as soon as possible after the doctor has reviewed them. Please ensure we have your current preferred method of contact.


If you have specific concerns or have not been contacted you can ring: 03 385 3149, and speak to the nurse.