COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Information about changes at West Coast DHB Grey Base Hospital and health centres can be found on our dedicated COVID-19 Information page

Most services have moved back to Buller Health

The services that have moved back are: Buller Medical Centre, Phlebotomy (blood testing), Community Mental Health, Community Services, Radiology and District Nursing.

The following services will continue to operate from the temporary facility at Club Buller, 44 Queen Street until later this week:

The temporary Foote Ward, Acute Assessment, Patients and Emergency Care 24/7, Maternity, West Coast DHB’s Westport Emergency Operations Centre

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Last updated:
28 July 2021

Most services have moved back to Buller Health. This includes:

  • Buller Medical Centre – This facility will be open to patients from 9am to 4:30pm. Initially it will continue to operate as a drop-in centre with no appointments necessary this week
  • Phlebotomy (blood testing)
  • Community mental health
  • Community services (Please enter via main entrance on Cobden Street)
  • District Nursing
  • Radiology

The following services will continue to operate from the temporary facility at Club Buller, 44 Queen Street until later this week:

  • The temporary Foote Ward
  • Acute Assessment
  • Patients and Emergency Care 24/7
  • Maternity
  • West Coast DHB’s Westport Emergency Operations Centre

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Please continue to phone us on our usual phone numbers 788 9030 and 788 9277 and your calls will be redirected as appropriate

Older Persons’ Health
Division: Older Person's Health ServiceWest Coast DHB

Previously known as Carelink and the Complex Clinical Care Network (CCCN).
This service helps older people and people with disabilities get the care they need, usually in their own homes.

The West Coast District Health Board assists older people to continue to live safely and independently in the community. We will work with you and your family to help make the best decisions about your health and wellbeing.

Services

  • Household management
  • Personal care
  • Carer support
  • Respite care in a residential facility
  • Rest home permanent placement
  • Hospital-level care placement in a residential facility
  • Hospital placement
  • Dementia unit placement for assessment, treatment and rehabilitation (AT&R)
  • Referrals to other services

Find us, contact us

Greymouth

100 Tainui St, Greymouth
03 768 0481
03 768 9625
PO Box 387, Greymouth
cccn@westcoastdhb.health.nz
Weekdays 8:30am – 4:30pm

Buller and Reefton

Buller Hospital, Cobden St, Westport
03 788 9201
03 788 8221
PO Box 248, Westport
cccn@westcoastdhb.health.nz

Page last updated: 3 February 2020

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