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Health Services

Christmas and holiday hours

The City Campus will close Thursday 17 December 2020 and reopen Monday 11 January 2021. Rotokauri Campus will close Thursday 3 December 2020 and reopen Monday 15 February 2021.

Registered patients are reminded that to cover you during the time we are closed; please order your regular medications in advance by booking an appointment. Phone 07 834 8869 or email healthservices@wintec.ac.nz.

During the period we are closed, if you need to see a doctor you can access healthcare from:

  • Victoria Clinic: Open 8am–8pm, 7days a week
    Location: 750 Victoria Street
    Phone: 07 834 0333
  • Anglesea Urgent Care Clinic: Open 24 hours 7 days
    Location: Corner Anglesea and Thackeray streets
    Phone: 07 858 0800
   

WINTEC HEALTH SERVICES COVID-19 UPDATE

We are now operating in Alert Level 1. We ask all patients to not present to the City or Rotokauri clinics if you are experiencing any of the following symptoms:

  • Sore throat,
  • fever,
  • cough or,
  • shortness of breath.

Please ring 07 834 8869, and the nurse will triage you over the telephone firstly and arrange accordingly. You may be asked to come into the clinic for a COVID test or go to one of the COVID-19 testing stations.

The team is able to provide care for urgent issues, management of long-term conditions, mental health issues, repeat prescriptions and treatment of common illness and you can book an appointment by ringing to speak to one of our receptionist team.

 

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-3.30pm
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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