Our COVID-19 testing centres are open as normal and prepared for anyone experiencing symptoms to call ahead and get tested.
Our testing centre numbers are:
- Napier: 06 650 4000 | Open Mon-Sun 9am-5pm.
- Hastings: 06 281 2644 | Open Mon-Sun 8am-5pm.
- Wairoa: 06 838 8333 | Open Mon-Fri 8.30am-5pm.
Call Healthline on 0800 358 5453 outside of these hours.
- Central Hawke’s Bay residents need to be referred from their doctor or Healthline on 0800 358 5453.
It's important that you only request a test if you have cold or flu symptoms. Please keep the testing free for those who need it. Contact Healthline anytime for free advice about whether you need to get tested: 0800 358 5453.
Hawke's Bay Fallen Soldiers' Memorial Hospital
Phone 06 878 8109
In an emergency, call 111
Need to register with a doctor?
Find a family doctor or general practice taking on new patients.
Need urgent after hours care?
General practice after hours is the best place for urgent care that is not critical or life threatening.
Healthline on 0800 611 116 also offers free health advice 24/7 from a registered nurse.
Remember: Emergency departments are for emergencies. Priority is first given to people needing critical or life threatening care.