Ngati Hine Health Trust COVID-19 Community Based Testing Centre (CBT)

 OPENS ON GOOD FRIDAY FROM 10AM TO 2PM

OPEN WEEKDAYS 9AM TO 2PM

OPEN WEEKENDS & PUBLIC HOLIDAYS 10AM TO 2PM

If you do not have symptoms – you will not be tested.

Call us on 0800 737 573

IMPORTANT INFORMATION BEFORE YOU GO TO THE CBT

A COVID-19 Community Based Testing Centre is to test those who have symptoms of coronavirus.

This includes :

  • Anyone who has 1 or more of the following symptoms of Covid 19 – a sore throat, fever, cough or shortness of breath.
  • Anyone who has travelled overseas in the last 2 weeks and has any of the above symptoms.
  • Frontline workers, health care workers or essential service kaimahi who have any of the above symptoms.
  • Anyone who has had close contact with a confirmed or probable case of Covid -19 and has any of the above symptoms.

If you do not have symptoms – you will not be tested.

We have a drive through testing station , please remain in your car and a kaimahi will direct you where to go.

  • At the start of the testing station a staff member will ask you some questions as part of registration, to see if you need to be tested, if so you will be directed towards another kaimahi who will be wearing full PPE ( a mask, gloves, gowns and eye protection) who will take a swab from your nose or throat.
  • Patients will be given written advice about what to do next.
  • Test results can take up to 5 days to become available.
  • If you test positive for Coronavirus you will be contacted by Public Health.
  • If you test negative you will be sent this result via text message. There are options via email or landline call also if you don’t have a mobile phone, please note this on your registration form at the testing station.