Napier: Information for families | whanāu

Members of the New Zealand Nurses Organisation are planning to take strike action from 7:00am Thursday 12 July to &:090 am Friday 13 July.

Services at Napier Health will be significantly reduced on Thursday 12 July.

IMPACT: City Medical, Pharmacy, Radiology, Laboratory, Proactice Physio are open. Outpatient clinics are closed.

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City Medical will be open as usual. GPs will be focussed on urgent cases only, so patients with regular  non-urgent appointments will be rescheduled.

Pharmacy and Proactive (physio) will be open as normal.

Radiology will be operating as usual and Laboratory will be focussed on urgent work only.

Administration staff, for example reception staff will be available.

Community dental services will be open as usual.

Emergency Mental Health services phone 0800 112 334, support will be provided by Hastings-based services.


All outpatient clinic services and district nursing services will be closed.

For more information

Hawke's Bay DHB patient enquiry free phone 0800 248 794 press 2

Healthline for free health advice  24/7 phone 0800 611 116

Patients who are receiving treatment or have appointments at Hawke’s Bay Hospital, Hastings will have been contacted directly if they are affected by the strike action. 

If uncertain about their appointment phone 0800 248 794 press 2.