Porirua Union & Community Health Service
Porirua Union and Community Health Service is a not for profit low cost health service that is affordable and accessible to the Community it serves.
PUCHS covers the wider Porirua area, up to and including Johnsonville and Paremata.
With a diverse and well qualified clinical staff we have been providing quality primary health care to the Community since 1990.
We cover many aspects of health care, and with a combination of services offered, being affordable and accessible, Porirua Union and Community Health Service can help you achieve your best health outcomes for a full, happy and healthy life.
We can also do your Immigration Medical - contact our receptionist to ask about booking an appointment.
We hold accreditation from the Royal NZ College of General Practitioners (Cornerstone), and the Quality Improvement Council (Te Wana). PUCHS is a member of Tu Ora Compass Health PHO.
· Monday to Friday: 8.30 am to 6.00 pm
. Closed Public & Stat Holidays
'If you need to seek medical advice outside of these hours please contact After Hours on 04 2374207 Or contact Healthline 0800 611 116. If you are having a medical emergency please dial 111 and ask for ambulance’
. Covid19 Vaccine Clinic
Open for bookings Thursday & Friday 9am-4.30pm. Please book online or phone 04 237 4207.
Like many other general practices, we are planning how to keep our community members safe.
As you are aware, Covid 19 the Delta variant is circulating around NZ. We have started preparing for when this comes to Porirua Wellington.
Once covid19 hits wellington we plan to change the way we provide health care, we will remain open, same hours Monday to Friday.
Most consultations with your Doctor, Nurse or other health provider will be offered by doxy-me video call or a telephone call. Many of you are already familiar with this process.
If our team book an appointment for you to come into the clinic, you maybe be seen in another smaller building next door. Please know that if you have cold or flu type symptoms you may be turned away to rebook another time, this is to protect other patients and staff; we will get back to you.
We have many social support agencies that we work closely with. Please ask us if you have any questions or need support. Please also see our website for more information on covid 19 support.
Our team at PUCHS will do their best to keep our community safe, you can help by having your 2-covid-19 vaccinations, wear a mask, sanitise or wash your hands often and use the covid 19 scanner regularly.
It is important we have all your up to date contact details, eg your mobile or landline number or your family contact number.
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The Team at Porirua Union Community Health Services (PUCHS)
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