team of nurses provide home-based health care to the people of the Mid North region. The service includes following up with home health care after a hospital stay, wound management, continence assessments and education, palliative care, generalist nursing and support for specialist nurses. Assessments and referrals are made to other health services as required.
Referrals to the service may be made by any health professional from hospitals, hospice or palliative care organisations, iwi providers, and GPs.
Hours: Mon - Fri 8.00am - 4.30pm with an as-required district nurse available Saturday and Sunday mornings.
Location: Community Health Services – follow the signs to the Community Services Building at the top of the Bay of Islands Hospital site. Parking is available beside the building.
District Nurses - Bay of Islands
Phone 09 404 2858 extn 5851, 5863, 5864
Fax 09 404 2854
District Nurses – Kerikeri
Phone: 09 407 9910
Fax: 09 407 9965
District Nurses – Kaeo
Phone: 09 405 0134
Fax: 09 405 1625
District Nurses – Kaikohe
Phone: 0800 100 643
Fax: 09 401 2234