World Immunisation Week 2018

Its World Immunisation Week! For more information about immunisation visit your GP or a GP near you: https://www.healthpoint.co.nz/gps-accident-urgent-medical-care/ … and some pharmacies also provide immunisations, check with the pharmacy first: https://www.healthpoint.co.nz/pharmacy/     Continue…

What your GP thinks about Dr Google

NZ Herald article: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/health/news/article.cfm?c_id=204&objectid=12036436 … on why its always best to get health advice from your GP: https://www.healthpoint.co.nz/gps-accident-urgent-medical-care/ … and not Dr Google. Continue…

Where can I get help to stop smoking?

Click on the following links for: Stop smoking helplines Find a face to face smoking cessation service near you Pregnant and want to stop smoking -  find a maternal smoking cessation service in your region Continue…

Safe to talk website now live!

The new national helpline providing 24/7 access to free confidential info & support to anyone affected by sexual harm in any way has gone live today: https://www.safetotalk.nz/ Healthpoint is very proud to have been involved in developing the national database directory of services that links into Safe to Talk and to work with each of these services to publish information about what their services provide.  Services are indexed in the following categories: Sexual harm victims/survivors - Do you need help and support? Immediate help Kaupapa Maori Support and counselling Groups and programmes Sexual harm victims/survivors - Do you need ACC counselling? Sexual harm - Kaupapa Māori services Harmful sexual behaviour Sexual harm - training, education, workforce development Sexual abuse medical Continue…

Where do I get my prostate checked?

Where you I get my prostate checked? Find a GP near you: https://www.healthpoint.co.nz/gps-accident-urgent-medical-…/ and check out the Ministry of Health's new Kupe website to find out if you need a prostate check and for more information about prostate cancer: https://www.kupe.net.nz/ Continue…