Te Rata Whānau General practioner (GP)

gp services

Our General Practitioner (GP) offers comprehensive medical services to staff and students. We offer an affordable and confidential service with the ease of being on the campus site. The GP service is by appointment only. You can book an appointment by either phoning us or coming into the Health Centre reception.

We recommend you enrol with the Health Centre as your main healthcare provider to entitle you to cheaper medical costs.

Community Services Card

You may be eligible to apply for a Community Services Card. This allows you to get general  practitioner (GP) services at discounted rates. You can find out more information and how to apply for a card by contacting the Community Services Card Unit, Freephone 0800 999 999, Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm.

Staff listing

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General Practitioner

Dr Melanie Betts


The GP is available during term time:

Monday - Friday (reduced clinic in term break).


The following fees apply per visit:

  • Enrolled patient - $20
  • High User Card (HUC) enrolled patient - $15
  • International student - $80
  • Staff member or other - $45
  • ACC - $10
  • Visa medical - $140

You can pay by cash, EFTPOS or credit card (Visa and Mastercard).

Entry requirements

You will need to register to use a service at the Health Centre. Bring your Student ID card, course receipt or Staff ID card on your first visit.

Contact details

Phone(03) 940 7566
Fax(03) 940 8680


Health Centre, Whareora, City campus