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WINTEC HEALTH SERVICES COVID-19 UPDATE

As we have re-entered Alert Level 2, we are asking all patients NOT to present to the City or Rotokauri clinics if you are unwell, especially 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 your health needs over the telephone firstly and arrange accordingly. Phone consultations will continue, but if required, you will be asked to come into the clinic for a face to face consultation with either the nurse or doctor. 

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.

Opening Hours:

  • Hamilton City: Monday to Friday, 8.30am-3.30pm
  • Rotokauri: Monday, Tuesday & Thursday, 8.30am-2pm

If you can, please attend your appointment alone. If any support person is needing to accompany you, please discuss this prior to your appointment. Thank you for your patience and understanding.


    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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