The staff at Tahunanui Medical Centre aim to provide the families and community of Tahunanui with a friendly, comprehensive, healthcare service.
To ensure that our families receive consistent care, we promise to fit in any of our enrolled children (under 14 yrs) with a doctor, no matter how busy we are.
We are currently enrolling new and existing residents of Tahunanui to enrol with us.
Tahunanui Medical Centre is a progressive and committed team of health professionals who strive to give the best, research based, care possible, we believe in building healthy long-lasting relationships. We are a teaching practice who is Cornerstone Accredited. Cornerstone is an accreditation programme specifically designed by the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners for general practices in New Zealand read more about Cornerstone
We wish you to feel relaxed while you are with us and you are welcome to talk to our doctors or nurses about any concern you may have. You are also able to bring family or whanau to support you when you receive any of our services; we welcome feedback to assist us improve our service.
Latest News11th February, 2024
13th February, 2023
From 13 February, some people will need to pay for COVID-related visits to their local healthcare provider as part of a move towards managing COVID in a similar way to other public health diseases.
The majority of people who test positive can recover safely at home.
Free COVID healthcare will continue to be available for people at higher risk of becoming very sick:
- People with high-risk medical conditions
- Māori and Pacific people
- People with disabilities
- People aged 65 and over
- If you meet the criteria for access to antiviral medicines. https://covid19.govt.nz/testing-and-isolation/if-you-have-covid-19/medicines-to-treat-covid-19/#who-can-get-antivirals
You can request RAT kits online by calling 0800 222 478 or by clicking this link: https://requestrats.covid19.health.nz/
People isolating at home are encouraged to call Healthline on 0800 358 5453 for advice or guidance in managing COVID symptoms.
We’re continuing to protect those who are most of risk of getting ill from COVID. If you require hospital-level care, it remains free for everyone.