You need to be enrolled and make an appointment on 0800 270 200.
Eligible women in Waikato can have a free mammogram at two fixed sites in Hamilton or on one of the two mobile units:
Breast Care Centre, Waikato Hospital
Anglesea Women’s Health, Hamilton
Mobile breast screening service visits 24 towns. Click here to view the schedule.
Support to Screening Services are contracted to provide additional assistance to eligible women in the Waikato region.
The services that are not covered by the subsidy (that are not contracted care services) include:
Specialist visits (not publicly funded by the DHB or ACC)
Transport to other services or outside social functions
Toll calls (made by the resident)
Private phone or cellphone
Newspapers, books and magazines (personal)
Recreational activities, where those are not part of the normal programme
Dietitian, podiatrist or other services that have not been prescribed by a do…
The Waikato DHB Level 3 Certificate programme is only for
people employed in healthcare support roles at Waikato DHB.This includes healthcare assistants (HCAs), support workers, kaiawhena in mental health services, rehabilitation assistants, maternity aides.
In some cases, people employed by another healthcare provider which has a contract with Waikato DHB.
Other providers/employers who are interested in using the Careerforce NZ Level 3 Certificate in Health and Wellbeing should contact:
A standard meal will be sent to you until you are able to select your own choices on the menu provided each day.
If you need assistance at meal times, please ask the ward staff.
If you need a special diet, please ask your nurse or midwife to contact the clinical dietitian for your ward.
Child Development Centre (CDC) accepts referrals from health services, education services and community/welfare agencies. The referral must be written with the knowledge and consent of the child’s parents/carers.
Referrals must be in writing, clearly describing the developmental concerns and supported with any other reports or information.
Referrals for school aged children where learning, social or behavioural difficulties are part of the reason for your referral: you MUST also complete Sect…
… Hamilton city referrals via Referral Coordination Centre - RCC@waikatodhb.health.nz
Outside of Hamilton referrals email referrals Community Referral Centre - CommunityReferralCentre@waikatodhb.health.nz
If you live in Hamilton City a woman/family can contact the service directly
Please check the location of your destination (ward, clinic, department etc) on our campus map to find the best gate, carpark building and hospital entrance to use. If unsure, please contact the department you are visiting for advice.
A downloadable copy (PDF) of the Waikato Hospital campus map can be found at the bottom of this page.
Wards and Clinics information can be found on the Waikato Hospital location information page.
Thames Family Health TeamPhysiotherapists, occupational therapists, district nurses, social workers, dietitians and public health nurses work in the community and provide services on referral from GPs, hospital and other health care providers.
They are part of the Community and Southern Rural Health services, but managed on a geographical basis.
Key personnelJade Sewell
Service Manager, Thames & Coromandel Health Service