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From office junior to national award-winner

5th October 2023

Learning on the job from a passionate team helped Three Rivers Medical operations manager Lisa Hamblin to a national award.

Telehealth Hub

7th July 2023

Three Rivers Medical has introduced the Telehealth Hub as a means of reducing the wait times for patients wanting a GP appointment.

Dr Moira Cunningham Retires

11th April 2023

This Easter Dr Moira Cunningham retired from Three Rivers Medical after a long and rewarding career as a GP.

From scrums to stethoscope

28th January 2023

Gisborne man Dr Coll Campbell was a mature student when he went back to study medicine. After pursuing a rugby career for most of his youth, a final injury in his mid-twenties meant a change in direction and a return to full-time study. Now working at Three Rivers Medical as a GP, he talks to Kim Parkinson . . .

Welcome Dr Laura Ewington

25th November 2022

In September Three Rivers Medical welcomed locum Dr. Laura Ewington from the United Kingdom. Laura started her specialist GP training in 2020 at the University Hospitals Dorset. NHS Foundation Trust and said the idea of spending a summer in New Zealand appealed to her.

Access and Choice

19th October 2022

Helping people achieve health goals.
Tairāwhiti has its first Health Improvement Practitioner (HIP), —a qualified health professional who will support GPs by offering free consults to help whānau improve their health and wellbeing.

Three Rivers Medical turns 10

12th September 2022

Three Rivers Medical celebrates its 10-year anniversary this month carrying forward a rich legacy from Kaiti Medical Centre days and continuing to raise the bar high for the delivery of primary health services in Tairawhiti.


Pinnacle cyber-attack information

For your information, Our Primary Health Organisation (PHO): Pinnacle, has been part of a cyber-attack. Please click on link for more information.  https://www.pinnacle.co.nz/news/pinnacle-mhn-cyber-incident/

26 September 2022 PUBLIC HOLIDAY

Our normal services for this day will be suspended for the memorial of The Queen Elizabeth.

We will operate the same as any other public holiday and will be available for urgent acute on the day services from 9am-12pm and 2pm-6pm

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause you