04 801 5228 Level 5, Symes de Silva House, 97–99 Courtenay Place, Wellington

Covid-19

Vaccine Rollout

1. Covid Vaccinations – we are vaccinating all patients 12 years and over now.
We have dedicated Covid Clinics to book in your 5 minute appointment.
Book online via our website Book Now button or your Manage My Health App or by ringing Reception on 04 801 5228

 

2. Vaccination Confirmation Letters:
People requiring a confirmation letter for travel or other purposes from the Ministry of Health, can now complete an online form.
Letters are generally completed and sent to the requester within 10 working days. Click here for form.
For more information email vaccinestatus@health.govt.nz

 

3. My Covid Record – Ministry of Health
To access your Covid-19 vaccination record please click here to create a My Health Account

 

Information If You Are Unwell

If you have any respiratory symptoms and have been in contact with someone with or suspected Covid-19 or recent travel connection, please isolate yourself at home and contact us by phone.

PLEASE DO NOT COME INTO THE MEDICAL CENTRE

For more information, please contact the Ministry of Health hotline on 0800 358 5453 or click here for more information

  • Click here for Helpful hints to stay well or
  • Click here for NZ Government Unite against COVID-19

If you have made an appointment and then develop cold and 'flu' symptoms, please contact our reception for instructions

If you have been advised by the healthline team to see your GP, please stay home and call us on 04 801-5228 and speak to one of our nurses.

Covid-19 Vaccine Information

We will advise all our patients as soon as the vaccine is available for the general public. In the meantime please refer to the vaccine update information below:

 

Vaccine Update

As with the flu vaccines we will notify you when they have arrived in the practice or you can visit our website as we will post information re the Covid vaccines on our dedicated Covid-19 page  https://www.cmed.co.nz/covid-19/

When both the COVID-19 and influenza immunisations are available there is a 2 week time frame between getting the Flu and Covid Vaccines.

Below are Guidelines dependent on whether you get you Covid or flu vaccination first.  Our Nurses will know exactly your time frame.

Schedule A

Day 0 Day 21 Day 35 (or later)
COVID-19 dose one COVID-19 dose two Influenza

Schedule B

Day 0 Day 14 (or later) Day 35 (or 21 days after COVID-19 dose one))
Influenza COVID-19 dose one COVID-19 dose two

It is expected from July onwards there will be the wider public roll out

 

 

Vaccine Resources

The office of the Prime Minister’s Chief Science Advisor has put together information and videos to answer just about any question you might have regarding the COVID 19 vaccines.

Collated information by the Prime Minister’s Chief Science Advisor: COVID-19 Vaccines | Office of the Prime Minister's Chief Science Advisor (pmcsa.ac.nz)

https://covid19.govt.nz/health-and-wellbeing/covid-19-vaccines/

 

Immunisation Advisory Centre

https://www.immune.org.nz/covid-19-vaccination-general-info-faq

Repatriation Covid Swabs

Courtenay Medical does Covid repatriation swabs for both registered and casual patients.

Please contact us on 04 801 5228 to book your appointment once you have your confirmed departure date. Dependent on your flight time you may need to have your Repatriation swab done by the lab wellington SCL, details below.

Our costs are:

  • Registered patient $86.50 PLUS cost of the swab $138 payable at the lab
  • Casual patient $187.50 PLUS cost of the swab $138 payable at the lab

Wellington SCL preform Covid-19 pre-departure testing, click on the links below to find out more

https://www.wellingtonscl.co.nz/commercial-testing/pre-departure-covid-19-test/
https://travelcentre.mytests.co.nz/

Covid-19 Resources

www.covid19.govt.nz - For updated information please go to NZ Government Unite against COVID-19

https://www.mentalhealth.org.nz/get-help/covid-19/ - If you are having any anxiety issues this site may assist you and your family.
https://youtu.be/BmvNCdpHUYM - FACE COVID – How to respond effectively to the corona crisis