Reefton Health is the home of all West Coast DHB services for Reefton.
103 Shiel St
PO Box 68
If you are unsure which entrance to use, call our friendly receptionists on 03 732 8605
|3:00pm||4:00pm, except for Christmas Day|
If you live in Reefton or are staying for a while, we encourage you to enrol with the practice.
Enrolment is free, and means you can get cheaper healthcare when you need it.
Lower cost general practice visits for children aged 13 years and under. We are changing things to make visits to this general practice more affordable for your family and whānau. Find out more…
A full list of fees is available for all West Coast DHB GP clinics including Reefton Health.
We welcome your feedback about our services and your experiences at Reefton Health.
Note: We are unable to provide medical advice to people by email. Please contact your doctor or the person in charge of your medical care.
Booking an appointment with us is easy! We ask all patients to book their appointment by calling or visiting the practice, or to use Health365 (more info below).
You can make appointments to a doctor Monday to Friday 08.30 – 17.00 hours by calling us on 03 732 8605.
Or you can use the Health365 app, which can assist in booking an appointment, ordering repeats and prescriptions, to name a few helpful services.
Please note: The monitoring of test results service advertised on the Health365 site is not available yet for our patients. Please visit our practice, or call us for further details on Health365.
Also, when booking for an appointment with a nurse via Health365 please bear in mind that nurse appointments are limited to 15 minutes only per consultation. If in doubt as to whether the health care service you require could exceed that time please check with one of our friendly administrators before making an online booking with Health365.
If you are unable to get a doctor’s appointment we have nurse appointments available every day. You can also attend out walk-in clinics during working hours. To find out when these are held, call us on 03 732 8605.
Disability car parking only
Taxis / Telephone
Disabled & Visitor toilets
Visitor information reception
1) Don’t visit any patients if you are feeling unwell
2) Use the alcohol hand rub at our hand hygiene stations
3) Avoid sitting on a patient’s bed – please use chairs provided
4) Don’t use patients only toilets on hospital wards
Parking is free and plentiful all around the building.
If you don’t have a car or other transport and it is too far to walk to Reefton Health, our District Nurses may be able to visit you at home.
Community organisation Reefton Who Cares can also help people get to health appointments.
Reefton Who Cares
14 Mace Street
Phone: 03 732 8631
If you are a patient you can be taken by car to be dropped off at the hospital main entrance, there is a car DROP-OFF ZONE for patients just outside Reefton Health.
Please note: The Google Map has not been used in this section due to it currently being inaccurate and out of date. The Reefton Integrated Family Health Centre isn’t a hospital. For accessing urgent ED services please call 111. Grey Base Hospital in Greymouth is the only hospital facility on the West Coast that provides ED services.
Urgent & acute health care services are available at Reefton Health.
The closest emergency department is situated at Grey Base Hospital in Greymouth.
The Reefton Health team works closely with colleagues in Greymouth to provide seamless care.
|Blood pressure checks|
|Chronic care management|
|District nursing and home visits|
|Driving license medicals|
|ECG heart checks|
|General & family medical care|
|Help to stop smoking|
|IV infusions for osteoporosis treatment|
|Liquid nitrogen & cryotherapy|
|Minor surgery services|
|Palliative care & Advanced Care Planning (ACP)|
|Plastering fractures and broken bones|
|Referrals for specialist services and clinics|
|Sexual health screening|
|Skin cancer and mole checks|
|Spirometry lung function tests|
|Subsidised chronic care management and care plus programmes|
|Suturing (stitching) wounds|
|Vaccinations (all childhood vaccinations)|
|Well Child Tamariki Ora checks|
|Women's health including a nurse cervical smear taker|
For further details please phone Reefton Health reception 03 732 8605.
Page last updated: 4 December 2019
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