07 881 9102 [email protected]

Welcome to Matamata Medical Centre

Welcome to Matamata Medical Centre

Welcome to Matamata Medical Centre

Welcome to Matamata Medical Centre

CORONAVIRUS INFORMATION (Covid-19)

Covid Alert Level 2
MMC is open for business but if you are sick please stay home and phone an MMC Nurse for advice.
Note; Our phones will be unattended between 12.30 and 1.30pm and again from 4.30pm to enable staff to clear the answerphone and return calls.
If you have an emergency during these times please dial 111.

Covid Testing:
Testing is available at MMC for enrolled patients who have cold or flu like symptoms.
To get tested you must phone and book a time, wear a mask to the appointment and wait in your car until the booked time.
Priority will be given to those over 65 or suffering a long term condition, Maori or Pacifica. (MOH directive)
If you do not have symptoms then please go to the testing centres at Claudelands or Health Te Aroha.
These tests are free however Pathlab do offer testing for a fee for those travelling overseas or employers demanding testing.

Accessing MMC Services:
Our aim is to move patients through MMC as quickly as possible to reduce the risk of exposure to any infection while you are here.
So we ask you to help us by:
Appointments:
Please do not come into MMC any earlier than 5 mins before your appointment time, you will be asked to prepay so you can leave straight away.
Also avoid stopping to socialise with others while here.
Contact tracing:
If you are booked on our system we will have your details recorded. But if you are collecting a script or accompanying a family member then you will be asked for your details.
Please do not come in with friends or family if you are not required to assist them.
Phones:
Our phones are overloaded each morning preventing emergencies from getting through so we ask you to;
1) email your prescription request (see below)
2) wait until the afternoon for general queries
3) alternatively email your query to [email protected]

Stay safe, stay well, stay home!

Welcome to the Matamata Medical Centre


Prescriptions: To order a repeat: Please email [email protected] with your name, DOB and medications required. $15 fee applies.

Collection and payment: After 3 working days collect your repeat script from the Medical Centre with payment by Eftpos or credit card.

Faxed/Emailed prescriptions upon request: Online payment is required first

Out of town script requests and home delivery;

Non-Matamata Pharmacies: $25.00 to cover script fee, postage and handling, CSC holders: $20.00.

Online Pharmacies: $15.00 normal script fee, script may be delivered free, conditions apply.

Please advise on your email request which service you wish to use.

Online Payments

Matamata Medical Centre
Westpac: 03 1555 0146307 00
BUT please use your surname and date of birth as reference so we can track the payment.

You can now book appointments online

Matamata Medical Centre is a large, rural practice located in modern, purpose-built premises attached to Pohlen Hospital. MMC is a fully accredited practice under the Cornerstone programme from the Royal NZ College of GPs.
We aim to provide comprehensive family health care to you and your family while you are enrolled with us by our experienced team of GPs and nurses. We welcome your feedback via phone, email or in person through our Practice Manager.

Doctor Availability

View the Fees for Nurses, Prescriptions and Consultations

View Fees

Contact Us

Tel: 07 881 9102

Fax: 07 881 9103

[email protected]

Prescription requests: [email protected]

We are located at the Pohlen Hospital complex, 56 Rawhiti Ave, Matamata 3400

 

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Appointment Hours

Closed Public Holidays
Monday to Friday: 9am-4.30pm, Note: Late opening due to staff training:  Tues 8 Sept and Tues 6 Oct

Weekends:

URGENT ONLY Clinic
Saturday and Sunday: 10am-12pm (noon)

After Hours Care:

(07) 881 9102

In an Emergency Dial 111

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