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WINTEC HEALTH SERVICES COVID-19 UPDATE

The Hamilton City clinic hours are Monday to Friday 8.30am-3.30pm. We are here to support you; however, please do not come into the city clinic.

Please note, the Rotokauri clinic is closed.

As New Zealand is now operating at Level 4, the following changes to how you access your medical care will apply:

  • All appointment requests or requests for medical advice, repeat prescriptions should be made by phone, 07 834 8869, or email, healthservices@wintec.ac.nz
  • Repeat prescriptions will be faxed to a pharmacy of your choice
  • Alternative appointment methods will be offered to patients – ie telephone consultations
  • NO face to face appointments will be available without firstly being triaged by a Nurse or GP 
  • All non-essential services such as health screening and other screening programs are ceased
  • We are still able to provide eligible registered patients with a funded flu vaccination 

If you are registered with Wintec Health Services, we will support your health needs from wherever you are now based in the country. We will be able to make sure you have the medications you need and connect you with one of our nurses by phone for advice.

Thank you for your patience and understanding, take care and stay safe.

 

 

 

Are you studying or working at Wintec?

The on-campus Wintec Health Services teams are available to assist and support you with your physical and mental wellbeing.

Wintec Health Services is a nurse-led practice. This means that our nurses are specially trained to provide you with a high level of care.

When you make an appointment with the Health Services, you will speak to or have an appointment with a nurse who will assess your needs, provide health care and/or book your time with a doctor.

Our services

The Health Services offers a range of services including:

  • Advice, information and testing for sexually transmitted diseases
  • Blood pressure assessment
  • Breast examinations and referral for mammography
  • Chaplaincy services
  • Cervical screening
  • Condoms
  • Counselling
  • General Medical Services
  • Information, advice, and prescriptions for contraception
  • ​​Immediate treatment for urinary tract infections ( conditions apply)
  • Medical assessment for aegrotat consideration
  • Melanoma checks
  • Minor surgical procedures - mole removal etc
  • Prescription renewals
  • Pregnancy testing
  • The morning after (emergency contraceptive) pill
  • ​Treatment for accidents / illness / injury
  • Hearing tests
  • Warts and verrucae treated
  • Laboratory tests, blood tests etc

Fees

Student fees

Please note: Payment is required on the day of service. No credit will be given. Vaccination costs are as quoted on consultation with nurses.

Doctor chargesRegistered patientsInternational Students
Doctor's consultation$12$70**
Doctor's extended consultation (up to 30 minutes)$18 
Follow up visit (within 7 days)$7$20**
ACC$10**
ACC follow up$5**
Doctor/Nurse consult*$15 

* Where a doctor's visit also requires an appointment with a nurse on the same day

 

Nurse chargesRegistered patientsCasual patientsInternational Students
Nurse consultation$5$10$25
Pregnancy tests$5$10$5
Cervical smears$5$15Lab charges
Blood pressure check$5$10 
Liquid nitrogen$10$15 
Dressings Non ACC (includes material costs)$10$15 
Depo (conditions apply)$7  
Maternity$5$10 
Audiogram$7  
ACC$5$10 
ACC follow upFree$5 
Repeat prescriptions - collected$7  
Repeat prescriptions - contraception$10 (includes visit to nurse and prescription)  
Prescriptions - faxed to pharmacy (excludes Frankton Pharmacy)$10 (includes admin fee and cost of prescription)  
Minor surgery - on consultation with doctor as charges will vary$130 minimum  
Diving/driving medicals$50  
Sexual health checksFreeFreeFree
ECP - emergency contraception pillFreeFreeFree
Health declaration forms (admin fee applies)$10$10$10
ECG - electrocardiogram$30$35 
** Billed to insurance company if meets criteria.

Staff fees

Please note: Payment is required on the day of service. No credit will be given.

Doctor chargesRegistered patients
Doctor's consultation$19
Doctor's extended consultation (up to 30 minutes)$38
Follow up visit (within 7 days)$15
ACC (surcharge applies to first visit only)$20
ACC follow up$15
Doctor/Nurse consult*$25

* Where a doctor's visit also requires an appointment with a nurse on the same day

 

Nurse chargesRegistered patientsCasual patients
Nurse consultation$15$25
Blood tests$5$10
Pregnancy tests$15$15
Cervical smears$15$25
Blood pressure check$10$15
Liquid nitrogen$20$25
Dressings Non ACC (includes material costs)$20$25
Depo (conditions apply)$15 
Maternity$15$25
Audiogram$15 
ACC (surcharge applies to first visit only)$15$20
ACC follow up$10$15
Repeat prescriptions - collected$12 
Repeat prescriptions - contraception$15 (includes visit to nurse and prescription) 
Prescriptions - faxed to pharmacy (excludes Frankton Pharmacy)$15 (includes admin fee and cost of prescription) 
Minor surgery - on consultation with doctor as charges will vary$130 minimum 
Medical reportsas quoted 
ECG - electrocardiogram$40$45
** Billed to insurance company if meets criteria.

Contact us/make an appointment

Phone 07 834 8869 to make an appointment to see a nurse, doctor or counsellor.

Email: healthservices@wintec.ac.nz.

Campus locations and open hours

Hamilton City Campus

Location: A Block (located at the rear)

Open hours:

DayTime
Monday8.30am-3.30pm
Tuesday8.30am-3.30pm
Wednesday8.30am-5.30pm
Thursday8.30am-3.30pm
Friday8.30am-3.30pm

Rotokauri Campus

Location: Rotokauri Hub (at the back of the Library)

Open hours:

DayTime
Monday8.30am-2pm
Tuesday8.30am-2pm
WednesdayClosed
Thursday8.30am-2pm
FridayClosed

After hours and other services

 

In an emergency phone 111

Accident and Urgent Medical

If you need urgent or accident medical care, there are a number of Accident and Emergency clinics around the Waikato. In Hamilton, you can drop in to Anglesea ClinicTui Medical, or Victoria Clinic.

Alcohol Drug Helpline

Call 0800 787 797.

For friendly, non-judgmental, professional help and advice. All calls are free and confidential. 

Contraception (Emergency)

If you (or a family member) has had unprotected sex and are worried about being pregnant, you may want to take an emergency contraceptive pill. This is also called the ‘morning-after pill’. You can get the emergency contraceptive pill from your doctor, the family planning association, or over the counter at some pharmacies.

Crisis Assessment and Home Treatment

In an emergency – if you feel someone is at risk of harm to themselves or others dial 111 and ask for Police. For urgent mental health support call Crisis Assessment and Home Treatment  0800 50 50 50 (24 hours a day, 7 days a week).
A directory of service providers that can help you and your family.

Healthline

Call Healthline on 0800 611 116 for free, for advice from trained registered nurses. Healthline nurses can help you any time - 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Phone calls are free from within New Zealand – this includes calls from a mobile phone.

Lifeline

Call 0800 LIFELINE or text 'HELP'.

Lifeline Aotearoa’s helpline and textline provides 24/7, confidential support from qualified counsellors and trained volunteers.

The Gambling Helpline

Call 0800 654 655.

Support for those worried about gambling or the gambling of others.

Call 0800 376 633, or text 234, or email talk@youthline.co.nz.

Student discounts

Wintec students are eligible for a discount at the following external providers:

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