SERVICES WE PROVIDE

 Children's Health

 We provide FREE consultation for Registered children under 14 years of age.

Childhood immunisations
General Health Checks 
Care of the unwell child
Access to paediatrician specialised care
Liaison with Plunket and midwives to monitor development


 Women's Health

 At Roxburgh Medical Centre we provide a range of women's health services.  We can discuss and provide   contraception and removal of IUD's.

 We are also able to pro​vide  FREE cervical smears to patients if they meet the following criteria as set by the Ministry of Health as follows:

  •  All Maori, Pacific Island and Asian women, or any female with at Community Services Card aged between 20 and 69 years who are due, overdue or never had a smear.

  • All other ethnicities aged 30-69 years who have NOT had a smear in the last 5 years OR never had a smear.

  • For everyone else who does not meet this criteria, you will be charged $45.00 whether it is the Nurse or Nurse Practitioner that performs the procedure.

  • Provide information about mammograms and the Breast Screening Programme.

 Men's Health

At Roxburgh Medical we provide a range of Men's Health services, including:

  • Healthy Heart Checks

  • Prostrate checks with Male GP 

  

 Nursing Services

Our nurses have been trained for specialist roles including:

  • Wound care, dressings and removal of stitches

  • Blood Tests/blood pressure

  • Pregnancy tests

  • Smoking advice

  • ECG's

  • Ear syringe

  • Cervical smears and STI checks

  • Plastering and splinting

  • Immunisations - Nurses can offer advice on childhood immunisations as well as travel, tetanus and flu vaccinations.

  • Cardiovascular risk assessment, including blood pressure, cholesterol and blood sugar checks.

  • Diabetes education and advice.

 Other Services

  • Comprehensive health check-ups, screening and advice for people of all ages.

  • Advice on healthy lifestyles including diet and exercise

  • Immunisations and baby checks

  • Pregnancy tests and early pregnancy care

  • Drivers Medicals

  • Minor surgery including mole assessment, wart and some skin cancer removal

  • Comprehensive travel medicine advice and vaccinations

  • Smoking cessation

  • Sexual Health and Cervical Screening

  • Palliative Care

  • Meals on Wheels

  • Speech Therapy

  • Liquid Nitrogen

 We work closely with other local health providers including Pharmacy, Physio's, Midwives, Plunket, Public Health Nurses, District Nurses, Occupational   Therapists, Mental Health, Hospital Specialists, ACC, Care Givers and Rest Homes.