After hours care in Nelson

Medical & Injury Centre
98 Waimea Road, Nelson
Hours: 8am-10pm daily
Phone: (03) 546 8881

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

Access to the Emergency Department is from Waimea Road. View map and hospital parking.

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 next to the Emergency Department at 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.

Here is what else you need to know about emergency departments.