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August 6, 2021

We have such a diverse community here in the Amuri… a wide variety of cultures and ethnicities which call the Amuri basin home.…

Meningococcal Vaccination

January 26, 2021

Are you aware that living in shared hostel/boarding environments can put you at much greater risk of developing Meningococcal…

National Immunisation Schedule changes

October 12, 2020

The New Zealand Immunisation schedule has had changes. View here.


February 14, 2020

Coronaviruses are a large and diverse family of viruses which can cause illnesses such as the common cold. The most recent…

Mirena IUD

February 14, 2020

A reminder to all ladies that the Mirena became fully subsidised by Pharmac on 1 November 2019. Mirena is an IUD for long term…

Interpreting New Zealand

October 14, 2019

Interpreting New Zealand Please note that Language Line has now completely closed, we are now able to access the following…

Medical Staffing - Amuri Community Health Centre

September 27, 2019

Currently Amuri Community Health Centre is actively seeking a permanent full time doctor, we currently do not employ a full time…

Meningococcal Vaccines

September 15, 2019

Meningococcal bacteria can cause disease more quickly than the immune system can generate protection. Therefore, having existing…

Registering at the Health Centre

May 1, 2019

If you reside within our community or would like Amuri Health Centre to be your main point of health care, we encourage you to…

Flu Vaccines 2019

May 1, 2019

Flu season is upon us and flu vaccines are now available. Please ring reception to arrange an appointment.

Recent Events, Measles Updates, Flu Vaccines and Grief Support

March 26, 2019

Recent Events, Measles Updates, Flu Vaccines and Grief Support

Notes from Dr Gordon’s session at Cheviot

February 20, 2018

Dr Gordon has been involved in disaster psychology for many years, from the bush fires in Australia through to the earthquakes…

Change of Details

February 20, 2018

Please can you contact reception if you need to update any of your personal information, change of address or telephone number.

Help - Drivers Needed

February 20, 2018

From time to time patients need to be driven to the city for appointments. If you can offer your help with this, please phone…

Help4U - Health Service

February 20, 2018

A few examples of enquiries to Help4U are: Appointment waiting times Guidelines and access to service.Counselling options and…

Age Concern

February 20, 2018

Positive aging expo: Come along for information and advice.

16+ Year Old Patients

February 20, 2018

If your original enrolment at the Health Centre was done by your parent, it is likely that their mobile phone number is…

Gaye Stenning Podiatrist Thursday 19th Oct 2017

February 19, 2018

Gaye Stenning from Merivale Podiatry will be holding a clinic here on: Thursday 19th Oct 2017.

Blood Tests

February 19, 2018

If you would like to have a blood test taken that has not been requested by the Doctor for medical reasons it will incur a fee.

Repeat Prescriptions

February 19, 2018

To avoid running out of your medication, please make sure you phone for an appointment at least one week before you need your…

International Day of Older Persons

February 19, 2018

Amuri Lions are providing a bus to take members of our local communities to a FREE afternoon of song & dance, afternoon tea,…

Exercise Group

January 22, 2018

Come along to new fun and weekly community based Exercise classes to improve your balance, mobility & general fitness. Held in…

Ringing for Results

January 22, 2018

The clinical staff follow-up patient results between 1-2pm. Please ring after 2 pm to speak to the nurse regarding information…

Missed Appointments

January 22, 2018

In order to discourage people not turning up for their appointments, We charge a $20 fee for missed appointments. This fee will…

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