Standard consultations are 15 minutes at Nelson Family Medicine, this is long enough to deal with most problems, however it pays to book a double appointment if you have a number of problems or want the doctor to spend more time with you. This will incur an extra cost.
Nelson Family Medicine provides a number of other medical services such as: travel medicine, Skin Checks, immunisations, nurse consultations, minor surgical procedures, immigration and other medicals, which are unable to be booked online so, please phone the Practice to book any of these appointments.
Only standard, GP consultations for registered patients can be booked online. If you book non standard appointments online or book on behalf of non-registered patients, we may have to turn you away. If you don't attend your appointment you will incur a $15 charge.
WE ARE TEMPORARILY OUT OF STOCK SORRY FOR THIS INCONVENIENCE. Please only book if you are 65yrs plus or if under 65 yrs you need to eligible for a funded vaccine. If you have any of the below conditions you can book online if you are unsure please phone the practice:
This criteria has come of the Ministry of Health.
Cardiovascular diseases, Respiratory diseases, Diabetes, Chronic renal disease, Cancer, Autoimmune disease, Immune deficiency, Asthma, Pregnant women.
IF YOU HAVE FEVER OR FLU LIKE SYMPTOMS OR YOU OR SOMEONE CLOSE TO YOU HAS TRAVELLED OVERSEAS OR YOU HAVE BEEN IN CONTACT WITH SOMEONE WITH CORONAVIRUS PLEASE DO NOT COME IN. PHONE HEALTHLINE ON 0800 358 5453 FOR ADVICE.
DUE TO CORONAVIRUS PRECAUTIONS ALL AVAILABLE ONLINE BOOKINGS ARE PHONE APPOINTMENTS ONLY PLEASE SELECT YOUR APPOINTMENT AND FOLLOW INSTRUCTIONS AND DIRECTIONS ADVISED