Important Announcements

TAUPO MEDICAL CENTRE COVID-19 VACCINATION CLINIC

IMPORTANT COVID-19 VACCINATION INFORMATION Below is a list of the sites in Taupo where you can can get your Covid-19 Vaccination. We are now offering Covid-19 Vaccinations at the TMC clinic for anyone 12 years and over. The Covid-19 Vaccination Clinic will be operational 5 days per week from 8.30am to 5.00pm, no appointment is

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AN 80TH BIRTHDAY AND 47 YEARS OF SERVICE!

On Friday we celebrated the upcoming 80th Birthday of our Nurse Jean Chegwidden. Not only is Jean still a fully contributing member of staff at the Taupo Medical Centre but as of Saturday Jean has been with us for 47 years!! I am sure you would agree that Jean is one in a million and

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VALUABLE INFORMATION ON VIRTUAL CONSULTATIONS

You are used to talking to your friends through text, social media, email and video apps such as Skype, Facetime or Zoom. Now you can ‘see’ your doctor, nurse or other healthcare professional using different digital technologies. This is known as a Virtual Consultation. This new way of seeing your doctor and other health providers

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COVID-19 UPDATE/COVID-19 VACCINATION CLINIC

COVID-19 UPDATE/COVID-19 VACCINATION CLINIC   New Zealand says goodbye to the Alert Level System and moves into the new Covid Traffic Light Framework on Thursday the 2nd December at 11.59pm (so will apply from Friday 3rd). Taupo is currently in RED. We will continue to screen patients at our front door to minimise the risk

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HEALTH NOTICE-RSV VIRUS

HEALTH NOTICE-RSV VIRUS   If your child is unwell they need to be kept home from Kindy or School as the RSV Virus is highly contagious. It is important to isolate those affected so as to not spread the virus to the wider community. Therefore if you are concerned and need to see a doctor

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PROOF OF COVID-19 VACCINATION

If you require confirmation of your Covid-19 Vaccination as part of a personal information request under the Privacy Act 2020. You will be issued with a letter from the Ministry of Health. In order to receive this, you will need to email COVID-19.Privacy@health.govt.nz with your full name, date of birth and NHI number. (You can

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LAKES DHB COVID IMMUNISATION PROGRAMME UPDATE

  ALL ELIGIBLE AGE GROUPS ARE NOW ABLE TO BOOK IN FOR THEIR FREE VACCINATION APPOINTMENT   From Wednesday 1 September, all eligible ages will be able to book their free vaccination appointments. Eligibility dates for the remaining age groups have also been brought forward as the programme scales up. New Zealand is progressing well with its roll-out plan and

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FLU VACCINATION UPDATE

The Flu Vaccine is now available for all from the age of 6 months up. Appointments are to be made in our Flu Clinic only. You can make an appointment by either calling us on 07-3784080 or you can talk to one of our team next time you are in the clinic. For those that

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COVID TRAFFIC LIGHT FRAMEWORK

Covid Traffic Light Framework-RED   New Zealand says goodbye to the Alert Level System and moves into the new Covid Traffic Light Framework on Thursday the 2nd December at 11.59pm (so will apply from Friday 3rd). We are currently on RED. We will continue to screen patients at our front door to minimise the risk

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