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New Zealand’s Largest Drive-through Vaccination Centre To Launch In Auckland

Sunday, 22 August 2021, 4:20 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

The Northern Region Health Coordination Centre (NRHCC) will open Aotearoa’s largest drive-through vaccination centre on Sunday, 22 August at the Park and Ride site at the airport in south Auckland. This will be the first drive-through centre in the ... More >>

Over 52,000 People Tested For COVID-19 In Auckland

Friday, 20 August 2021, 6:49 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

An unprecedented community response has seen more than 52,000 COVID-19 swabs taken across metro Auckland since the first positive community case was announced on Tuesday 17 August. 14,000 at community testing centre, around 30,000 at general practice ... More >>

Resumption of COVID-19 vaccination services in Auckland

Friday, 20 August 2021, 9:53 am | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

The Northern Region Health Coordination Centre (NRHCC) has issued updated advice on the resumption of COVID-19 vaccination services in the metro Auckland region. Please quote an NRHCC spokesperson if needed. “Almost all General Practices and ... More >>

COVID-19 Testing In Metro Auckland

Thursday, 19 August 2021, 6:30 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

Wednesday 18 August was a record day for testing in Auckland with more than 16,000 people tested. This includes more than 6,000 people swabbed at community testing centres (CTCs) and more than 10,000 taken collectively by general practices, urgent ... More >>

Outline Of Auckland Vaccination Centres Open Thursday

Thursday, 19 August 2021, 6:15 am | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

18 August “Almost all of our General Practices (59 out of 60) and all of our community pharmacies that are delivering COVID-19 vaccinations across metro Auckland will reopen tomorrow, Thursday 19 August. These sites will continue with their vaccination appointments ... More >>

Over 3,500 People Vaccinated So Far On First Day Of Mass Vaccination Event

Friday, 30 July 2021, 5:45 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

Over 3,500 people have received their vaccination so far at the country’s first mass vaccination event in south Auckland today, with three hours of the first day remaining. Metro Auckland is on track to have its busiest day yet since the COVID-19 ... More >>

NRHCC Statement On Mass Vaccination Event

Friday, 30 July 2021, 11:36 am | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

Matt Hannant, the programme director for the NRHCC COVID-19 vaccination programme: “We have been delighted with the community’s response to the country’s first mass vaccination event. This morning a number of people turned up early to register ... More >>

Covid-19 Vaccine Invitations To Be Issued To All Over 65s In Auckland Region This Week

Tuesday, 15 June 2021, 11:23 am | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

Four new community vaccination centres announced today to support vaccine rollout Aucklanders aged 65 and over will receive an invitation to book their COVID-19 vaccination within the next week as Group 3 continues to roll out across the Auckland metro region. ... More >>

Walk-ins Paused At Two Auckland COVID-19 Vaccination Centres

Wednesday, 12 May 2021, 4:31 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

Walk-in vaccinations are being paused at two Auckland COVID-19 vaccination centres from today. The sites at Mt Wellington and Highbrook have seen high demand for walk-in vaccinations since they began trialling the model from the middle of last week. However, ... More >>

Westgate Mall Site Of New COVID-19 Vaccination Centre For West Auckland

Wednesday, 12 May 2021, 2:17 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

“Love thy neighbour and get vaccinated” was the catch cry as Auckland’s second Pasifika-led community vaccination centre opened at Westgate Mall today, Wednesday 12 May. The new centre is being led by The Fono Trust Pacific health provider in ... More >>

Waiheke Island Takes Centre Stage As Auckland’s First GP Clinic Starts COVID-19 Vaccinations

Tuesday, 11 May 2021, 3:48 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

The Waiheke Island Medical Centre has today become the first General Practice (GP) clinic in Auckland to begin vaccinating its patients against COVID-19. The clinic in Oneroa delivered its first vaccinations this morning and will continue to rollout ... More >>

Emergency Service Staff Get Their COVID-19 Vaccinations As Another Large Community Vaccination Centre Opens In Auckland

Wednesday, 14 April 2021, 4:32 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

Frontline emergency service workers were among the first to get their COVID-19 vaccinations as Auckland’s second large-scale community vaccination centre opened in Mt Wellington today. The Mt Wellington site on Leonards Road, joins Highbrook Drive, East Tamaki ... More >>

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 >>

   

 
 
 
 
 

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