Murchison Hospital and Health Centre

58 Hotham Street, Murchison

Phone: (03) 523 1120

The main entrance to the Murchison Community Health Centre is from Hotham Street.


Save the ED for emergencies

Please do not come to the Emergency Department for general healthcare needs. Visit your general practitioner (doctor) or the Medical & Injury Centre.

For medical emergencies:

In an emergency call 111 for an ambulance or go to Nelson Hospital Emergency Department.

Access to the Emergency Department is from Waimea Road. 

Click here for more information about Nelson Hospital


What to expect in ED

When you first arrive you will be assessed by a nurse who will give you a triage category between 1 and 5. You will be asked for some personal information and most people will be asked to take a seat in the waiting room.

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