District nursing

Locations and contact details
District nursing service

District nursing clinics are held at:

  • 281 Queen Street, Richmond
  • Motueka Community Nursing
  • Nelson Hospital 
  • Wairau Hospital.

Richmond: (03) 543 7980
Wakefield: (03) 541 8230
Motueka: (03) 528 1160
Blenheim/Wairau:(contact Allied Health reception): (03) 520 9927
Hours: Monday to Friday 8am-4.30pm (excluding public holidays)
On weekends and public holidays phone (03) 546 1800. The hospital operator will put you in touch with the district nurse.

General practices

Locations and contact details
General practices

Nelson general practices are listed on the Nelson Bays Primary Health Organisation website or phone (03) 539 1170 or 0800 731 317

Marlborough general practices are listed on the Kimi Hauora Wairau Marlborough Primary Health Organisation website or phone (03) 520 6200

For after hours GPs or emergencies

Health of older people

Locations and contact details
Health of older people

Contact Support Works.

Nelson:
Phone:  (03) 539 3976 or  0800 244 300
Email:   support.works@nmdhb.govt.nz

Marlborough:
Phone: (03) 520 8765 or  0800 244 300
Email:   support.works@nmdhb.govt.nz

Medical outpatients

Locations and contact details
Nelson

Nelson Hospital
Medical outpatients reception
Level 4
Phone: (03) 546 1906

Wairau Hospital
Phone: (03) 520 9999
Hours: Monday to Friday 8am-4.30pm (excluding public holidays)

Mental health services

For non-urgent enquiries

All general mental health enquiries can be made via a 'single point of entry' service.

This service is delivered by Nelson Bays Primary Health and Nelson Marlborough Health's Mental Health and Addictions Service. They will be able to help you find out what mental health services are available and how to access them.

Phone 0800 776 364.

Read about the single point of entry process.

 

For urgent enquiries

For urgent after hours support, phone (03) 546 1800 and ask for the on-call crisis worker.

 

 

Oral health services

Locations and contact details
Oral health services

Nelson Hospital dental department: (03) 546 1973
Wairau Hospital dental department: (03) 520 9670

Hours: Monday to Friday 8am-4.30pm (excluding public holidays)

For community oral health services phone (03) 546 1537 or email: publichealthqueries@nmdhb.govt.nz

Public health services

Locations and contact details
Public health services

Nelson
Richmond Health Hub
281 Queen Street,
Richmond, 7020

Postal Address:
PO Box 647
Nelson 7040

Phone: (03) 546 1537
After hours: (03) 546 1800
Email: publichealthqueries@nmdhb.govt.nz

Blenheim
Marlborough Community Health Hub
22 Queen Street,
Blenheim 7201

Postal Address:
PO Box 46
Blenheim 724

Phone: (03) 520 9914
After hours: (03) 520 9999
Email: publichealthqueries@nmdhb.govt.nz

Surgical outpatients

Locations and contact details
Surgical outpatients

Nelson Hospital
Surgical outpatients reception
Level 2
Phone: (03) 546 1620

Wairau Hospital
Outpatients reception
Phone: (03) 520 9999
Hours: Monday to Friday 8am-4.30pm (excluding public holidays)

Palliative care

Locations and contact details
Palliative care

Nelson Region Hospice Trust
36 Manuka St
PO Box 283
Nelson
Phone:(03) 546 3914

www.nelsonhospice.org.nz

Hospice Marlborough
Postal address:
P.O Box 46,
Blenheim.

Physical address:
Gate 2, Hospital Road,
Blenheim
Phone:(03) 578 9492

www.marlboroughhospice.org.nz