Franz Josef Health Clinic - West Coast DHB

By: West Coast Dhb  06-Dec-2011

Find out about services provided at the Franz Josef Health Clinic.


Clinic (03) 752-0700
Mobile 027 464-1192
Nurse's Phone 027 464-1192
EMERGENCY (24Hrs) 111

Franz Josef Clinic has moved and is now situated on 97 Cron Street. You are visiting this medical practice's own dedicated web section. Find out here about popular services offered to locals and visitors to this beautiful region of the West Coast.

Welcome to Franz Josef

Rural Nurse Specialist

Lindsay Jenkinson (Rural Nurse Specialist) for Franz Josef has also recently joined the medical staff at Franz Josef.

General Practitioners

Doctor Martin London will be working .75 FTE.

Dr Sheryl Larsen will be working .75 FTE.

Run by St John volunteers

Our ambulance service is run by a great team of St John volunteers.

If you have any previous experience or are interested in joining the team, please contact Rosie,
Ph. (03) 752-0144.

Appointments are needed for clinic consultations. Please ring (03) 752-0700 to book.

As we are also involved with the 111 emergency service, appointment times may need to be changed at short notice.

We are able to offer many of the services that you might expect from a General Practice.

Please note that the nearest pharmacy is Westland Pharmacy in Hokitika, ph. 0800 107455 to set up an account to send items by post or on bus to Franz Josef daily.

The nearest X-ray facility and Emergency Department is at Grey Base Hospital in Greymouth.

If you are staying in Franz Josef Glacier for any length of time, and you fit the eligibility criteria, we encourage you to enrol with the practice as a way of keeping your health care costs down. (eg. On a normal weekday a 15 min clinic visit costs $17 if enrolled here, $50 if you have a doctor elsewhere. There are extra charges at weekends and after hours.)

The information in this article was current at 02 Dec 2011

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