06 Jun

Flu Vaccine Supply Issue

Unfortunately due to continued high demand there is now very limited stock of the flu vaccine in New Zealand.

To ensure that those most in need can get the flu vaccine, the Ministry of Health is asking General Practices and Pharmacists …

30 May

Queen’s Birthday Weekend

Marshlands Family Health Centre will be closed for the Queen’s Birthday Holiday on Monday 3rd June.  We will re-open as usual on Tuesday 4th June.

We hope you get to enjoy the long weekend.

16 May

Measles Update

CDHB have advised that there have been no new measles cases in Canterbury since March 30th and the outbreak is expected to be declared over on Thursday 16th May if no new cases are identified.

As such we have been advised …

08 May

Flu Vaccines for children under 3 years

We are now able to give children under 3 the flu vaccine.  Please phone 385 3114 and speak to a nurse if you are wanting to book this in for your child.   There has been a marked increase in the …

01 Apr

Flu Vaccine Clinics

We will be offering flu clinics on the following dates:

Thursday 4th April from 2.30pm – 6pm

Tuesday 9th April from 9am – 1pm

Thursday 11th April from 2pm – 6pm

Tuesday 16th April from 9am – 1pm

Thursday 18th April from 1pm – 4.30pm

Tuesday …

14 Feb

Extra health funding from 1st December 2018

As part of promises made in Budget 2018, changes are taking place from 1 December 2018 intended to make GP visits more affordable for certain groups.

Free for under 14 year olds

Free consultations for children will be extended to include …

04 Feb

Waitangi Day 2019

Marshlands Family Health Centre will be closed on Wednesday 6th February for the Waitangi Day holiday.  Back open as usual on Thursday 7th February.

10 Dec

Hours over the Christmas/New Year period

MFHC would like to wish all our patients a very Merry Christmas.  We will only be closed on the Statutory Holidays over the holiday period:

Monday 24th Dec               8am – 3pm

Tuesday 25th Dec      …

12 Nov

Canterbury Anniversary Day

Marshlands Family Health Centre will be closed for Canterbury Anniversary day on Friday 16th November.  We hope you all enjoy the long weekend.

15 Oct

Monday 22 October 2018

We will be closed for the Labour Day holiday on Monday 22nd October, open again as usual on Tuesday 23rd October.  We hope you enjoy the long weekend.