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Strong Demand For COVID-19 Testing Under Alert Level 3

Monday, 1 March 2021, 6:59 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

There has been a strong public response for COVID-19 testing since the Auckland region entered community Alert Level 3 on Sunday morning. Over 3,700 swabs were taken across the 10 dedicated community testing centres on Sunday, with strong demand continuing ... More >>

More Than 27,000 People Tested For COVID-19 Since Sunday

Thursday, 18 February 2021, 5:07 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

More than 27,000 people across the Northern Region have undergone COVID-19 testing since Sunday’s move to Alert Level 3. In total, 27,412 people had been tested as at 4pm, with more than 11,000 of these Māori or Pacific (4023 Māori, 7302 Pacific). ... More >>

New Pop-Up CTC To Open In Papatoetoe On Tuesday 16 February

Tuesday, 16 February 2021, 6:39 am | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

9.25pm, 15 February 2021 An additional Community Testing Centre (CTC) will be open at Kohuora Park in Papatoetoe from 9am on Tuesday 16 February. For up-to-date information on testing locations in metro Auckland, visit www.arphs.health.nz/covid19test For ... More >>

Metro Auckland Testing Update And Additional CTC To Open In Takanini

Tuesday, 16 February 2021, 6:16 am | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

Media update – as at 5pm 15 February 2021 • Daily testing updates are based on data from our laboratories – once a swab is registered at a laboratory it is in our database and this means the total number of swabs taken in a day is usually ... More >>

COVID-19 Testing In Metro Auckland

Friday, 29 January 2021, 6:16 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

Testing demand has significantly reduced at community testing centres (CTCs) across Auckland this afternoon. Testing numbers have been high through the week; as at 5pm today there had been over 16,000 community tests from metro Auckland registered at ... More >>

Auckland Health Authorities Thank Community As Laboratories Record More Than 2,500 Negative Tests

Friday, 29 January 2021, 1:57 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

  A strong community response has seen an estimated 5,000 tests taken in metropolitan Auckland since two new cases linked to the Pullman Hotel managed isolation facility were identified on Wednesday 28 January. Yesterday at Orewa alone over 630 ... More >>

COVID-19 Testing In Metro Auckland

Thursday, 28 January 2021, 4:18 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

After a busy start, demand remains steady but has slowed at the two pop-up community testing centres (CTCs) on Auckland’s North Shore. Wait times at the pop-ups reduced steadily through the morning. At 3pm the wait time in Orewa was under 15 minutes, ... More >>

Updated Info For Kaikohe And Community Testing In Northland

Monday, 25 January 2021, 5:07 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

Info for the Kaikohe community testing centre has been updated (please see table below). Please also note that although significant testing is done at GPs and Urgent Care Clinics in Auckland, in Northland we ask the public to seek testing at community ... More >>

Where To Get Tested In Auckland During Labour Weekend (24-26 October)

Friday, 23 October 2020, 3:57 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

The metro Auckland DHBs (Waitematā, Auckland and Counties Manukau) will operate seven community testing centres (CTCs) through the long weekend (24-26 October) to ensure people in the city have good access to a COVID-19 test if they need one. Many ... More >>

Five Community Testing Centres Open In Auckland This Long Weekend (24-26 October)

Thursday, 22 October 2020, 5:17 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

The metro Auckland DHBs (Waitematā, Auckland and Counties Manukau) are boosting COVID-19 testing capacity and community access to testing over the long Labour weekend, 24-26 October. Five community testing centres are confirmed to stay open through ... More >>

Two Additional Community Testing Centres Open On The North Shore

Thursday, 22 October 2020, 9:43 am | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

The metro Auckland DHBs (Waitematā, Auckland and Counties Manukau) have opened two additional community testing centres (CTCs) on the North Shore this morning in response to an advisory issued by Auckland Regional Public Health Service (ARPHS). ... More >>

Waitematā, Auckland, And Counties Manukau DHBs Delay Outpatient Appointments And Planned Care

Sunday, 16 August 2020, 6:10 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

Waitematā, Auckland, and Counties Manukau DHBs delay outpatient appointments and planned care, move to virtual where possible From Monday 17 August, the three Auckland metropolitan district health boards (DHBs) will postpone some face-to-face planned ... More >>

Auckland Health Authorities Thank Community For Record Testing Numbers

Sunday, 16 August 2020, 4:39 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

Auckland health authorities thank community for record testing numbers, encourage people with COVID-19 symptoms to get tested More than 45,000 tests were completed in metropolitan Auckland between the time a new community case of COVID-19 was reported ... More >>

New CTC To Open In St Johns On Sunday 16 August

Saturday, 15 August 2020, 6:42 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

An additional Community Testing Centre (CTC) will be open at the Auckland Netball Centre in St Johns from 9am on Sunday 16 August. More >>

List Of Designated Practices For COVID-19 Testing Released, New Rosedale Pop-Up

Friday, 14 August 2020, 7:31 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

Auckland health authorities have released a list of designated practices, further increasing public options for COVID-19 testing. The 43 designated practices are general practices where members of the public can make an appointment for a free COVID-19 ... More >>

New CTC To Open In Mangere On Friday 14 August

Friday, 14 August 2020, 5:28 am | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

An additional Community Testing Centre (CTC) will be open at the Mangere Town Centre Carpark from 10am Friday 14 August. Please see the attached for revised opening hours information and addresses in metropolitan Auckland. All CTCs will be open this weekend. More >>

Record Testing Numbers In Auckland, Central City CTC To Move To Eden Park

Thursday, 13 August 2020, 7:39 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

Wednesday 12 August was a record day for testing in Auckland with more than 7,800 tests now registered by the city’s laboratories. This number continues to increase as the laboratories register and process the swabs taken yesterday. The previous ... More >>

Fifteen COVID-19 Auckland Community Testing Centres Open On Thursday 13 August

Thursday, 13 August 2020, 5:04 am | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

Two additional pop-up Community Testing Centres (CTCs) will open in Henderson and Airport Oaks on Thursday 13 August, bringing the total number of pop-up and permanent CTCs in Auckland to 15. Demand for testing is high across the city with 3,546 people ... More >>

Metropolitan Auckland DHBs Increase COVID-19 Testing Capacity; Additional CBACs Open

Saturday, 27 June 2020, 4:22 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

Community testing capacity in Auckland has been rapidly expanded in response to unprecedented demand earlier this week. An additional Community Testing Centre (CBAC) opened in New Lynn today (Saturday 27 June) and a second will open in Manurewa from ... More >>

Record Testing As Northern Region DHBs Support Preparations For Move To Alert Level 2

Friday, 8 May 2020, 5:09 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

More than 73,000 tests for COVID-19 have been processed at labs across the Northern Region DHBs (Northland, Waitematā, Auckland and Counties Manukau). The highest number of tests received in a single day occurred yesterday (3,400) as preparations continue ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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