Nurse Led Services

Crawford Medical has a team of very qualified Registered Nurses and Enrolled Nurses who specialise in Immunisations, Phlebotmy and Aclasta to list a few.

We have a very experienced nursing team of 9 Registered Nurses & 2 Enrolled Nurses from many nationalities, we offer a comprehensive nursing service including immunisations, phlebotomy, Aclasta, IV Antibiotics, wound management, Spirometry & 24hr blood pressure monitoring to name just a few. We provide specialist nursing clinics such as “partners in health” which focus on chronic care management & we have 7 specialist nurse smear takers.

Cervical Smear Tests

Cervical smear tests are a very important for all woman aged 20-69yr who have ever been sexually active. New Zealand currently has 60 woman a year who die from cervical cancer. A 3 yearly smear test reduces your risk by 90.8%.  At times you may be recommended to have a test more frequently. Crawford Medical offers you the option of checking your patient portal to see when you are due for your smear test &/ or our nursing team will remind you by text.
Our Nurses can offer appointments for your smear tests on
Mondays, Tuesdays & Fridays 1pm – 5.30pm
Wednesdays 5.30pm – 6.45pm.

Please ring reception on 09 538 0083 for an appointment. Or you may choose to book a GP appointment.  

Flu Clinics

Our nursing staff offer a flu vaccination service to all Crawford patients and the wider community. This is a walk in service for patient convenience. The dates and times are published in the local papers in season. You may also book an appointment if you prefer.

Our experienced nursing team also off an “offsite” corporate service, so why not protect all of your staff in the convenience of your own workplace. Enquiries welcome via