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Christchurch PHO

Christchurch Primary Health Organisation is the PHO for:

Ara Institute of Canterbury Health Centre

Burnside Medical Centre​

Moorhouse Medical Centre

Riccarton Clinic​

University of Canterbury Health Centre​

Korowai Youth Wellbeing Trust​

For more information see the Christchurch PHO website

Enrol with a General Practice (GP)

There are many benefits to signing up with a GP team, as soon as you enrol with a general practice you immediately have a team of people ready to help you and your family stay well and healthy.

By enrolling, you and your family will have access to:

  1. Expert advice and check-ups
  2. Pay less for your health care
  3. Ongoing vaccination and health screening check reminders
  4. Cheaper prescriptions
  5. Free appointments if you're under 14
  6. Some practices offer lower fees for enrolled people with Community Services Cards

Visit the Christchurch PHO website for more information including appointment fees and availability.

Page last updated: 4 December 2018

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