Matamata Medical Centre News

Farewell Dr Bob

Farewell Dr Bob

After some extended work experience in New Zealand we bid farewell to Dr Robert Howard who returns to Texas with his lovely wife. He has been a pleasure to have on the team here at Matamata Medical Centre this passed year, taking on the extra workload from our GP's...

Cervical Screening Clinic a success!

Cervical Screening Clinic a success!

Congratulations to all you lovely ladies who took time out of your busy weekend and attended our ladies clinic for your smear! You are all amazing!! The clinic was greatly received within our community and due to positive feedback we may look at having another some...

Important Information regarding Measles Vaccine

Important Information regarding Measles Vaccine

Due to the current measles outbreak, we are experiencing high demand for the measles vaccine (Priorix).  Our supplies of Priorix are limited and priority will be given to those children who are unimmunised or overdue their immunisations.Please contact our...

From one PM to another

From one PM to another

Annual events like The Fieldays brings visitors from near and far to Matamata and the Waikato District. This year Matamata Medical Centre was excited to host Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, who "stopped by for a chat" with staff. After a warm welcome and...

Moments that make us smile

Moments that make us smile

It’s not every day we get compliments.So when we do… it’s nice to share it with you.This received last Thursday …I want to thank you guys & girls at Matamata Medical Centre for responding so quickly to (name withheld) illness. We have a first class...

Closure of patient accounts – 1st July 2019

Closure of patient accounts – 1st July 2019

Due to increasing debt levels, costs and demand for services we will no longer offer credit via an accounts system.  Our terms of trade are payment on the day unless an automatic payment (AP) is in place.  For patients with outstanding monies owing you...

New “Non Attendance” fee to apply (DNA)

New “Non Attendance” fee to apply (DNA)

Lately we have had an increase in patients failing to show up for their booked appointment (DNA).  As we are experiencing heavy demand for our services we need to know if you can't attend so we can use this appointment for someone else.  From Monday 13th...