COVID-19 assessment centre launches in Ōpōtiki

2020-04-08T09:00:00

​​​COVID-19 assessments and testing now available in ​Ōpōtiki.

For the latest information including locations, days of operation and opening times for the  "Pop Up | Drive Thru" centres please see the Bay of Plenty District Health Board website.

​The pop up clinics are drive-thru facilities. The purpose is to assess, test and manage people with potential COVID-19 symptoms. This is to allow Ōpōtiki residents access to local COVID-19 assessment and testing.

All patients with the following symptoms are eligible to be seen at the drive-thru facilities:

  • Cough
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sore Throat
  • Runny Nose

All symptoms can be with or without fever. If you have your NHI number, please bring this with you.

If you are unsure if you meet the eligibility, please call your General Practice or Healthline for advice.

As these are pop up testing centres the locations, days of operation and opening times may vary. Please see the Bay of Plenty District Health Board website for up to date details.

All patients are required to arrive at the drive-thru assessment centre in a vehicle, only with people from within your bubble.​

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