COVID-19 Kids vaccines & adult boosters

Access to COVID-19 vaccination is widening. We can now offer booster vaccination if your last dose was more than 4 months ago, regardless of whether you are registered with us as a patient. We are also offering kids vaccination (ages 5-12), for our own registered patients only. Please call us on (03) 366 8970 toContinue reading “COVID-19 Kids vaccines & adult boosters”

Christmas hours

Selwyn Village Healthcare will be shut from Saturday 25th December, reopening Wednesday 5th January 2022. Please arrange appointments and prescription requests early so you don’t miss out. After hours care is provided over the phone through the national phone healthline 0800 611 116, and in person through www.AfterhoursGP.co.nz who provide booked appointments outside our opening hours. You canContinue reading “Christmas hours”

Friday public holiday

With Canterbury anniversary day public holiday this week, we’re closed from 5pm Thursday 11th of November, reopening 8:30am the following Monday. We’re not open Friday 12/11/21. If you need health advice through the long weekend call Healthline on 0800 611 116, or for GP care that can’t wait book an appointment through AfterHoursGP.co.nz Happy holidays!

Labour day public holiday

With Labour day public holiday next Monday we’ll be closed from 5pm Friday 22nd of October, reopening 8:30am the following Tuesday. We are not open Monday 25/10/21. If you need health advice through the long weekend call Healthline on 0800 611 116, or for GP care that can’t wait book an appointment through AfterHoursGP.co.nz Please submit prescriptionContinue reading “Labour day public holiday”

COVID-19 Vaccination

We have updated the information on our COVID-19 page, to help you work out when you will be eligible for COVID-19 vaccination in Canterbury. We’re not yet sure if / when we may be able to provide vaccination at Selwyn Village Healthcare, but will continue to keep our website updated as information becomes available.

COVID-19 protection

Our team of frontline health workers are now being vaccinated against COVID-19 (through the CDHB). We regularly see patients with symptoms consistent with COVID-19, and so vaccination helps prevent passing infection on to our other patients if we’re exposed. We believe there is good evidence for the safety and effectiveness of the Pfizer vaccine beingContinue reading “COVID-19 protection”

AfterHoursGP.co.nz

Our patients can still access quality GP care when we are shut, without sitting in a waiting room for hours. Visit AfterHoursGP.co.nz to find out more. If you are unwell, please ring Healthline (0800 611 116) as your first step so that serious and life threatening conditions are appropriately seen in Emergency Department.