The Franz Josef Health Clinic, situated at 97 Cron Street, phone (03) 752-0700 and the Fox Glacier Clinic on the Main Rd, Fox Glacier (03) 751-0836 offer many of the services you would expect from a General Practice, including regular doctor’s clinics with a general practitioner and a rural nurse specialist.
Appointments are needed for clinic consultations. The booking phone number for all South Westland clinics is 0800 SWHealth (0800 79432584) and this phone number is manned Monday to Friday.
The nearest pharmacy is Westland Pharmacy in Hokitika, however, you can set up an account and have urgent items sent by post or on bus to Glacier Country ph. 0800 107455.
The nearest X-ray facility and Emergency Department is at Grey Base Hospital in Greymouth.
In an emergency dial 111 for Ambulance, Fire & Police.
As the Health Clinic team is also involved with the 111 emergency services, please be aware that appointment times may need to be changed at short notice.