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Nau mai, haere mai. Welcome to WellSouth.

WellSouth is the Primary Health Network for the Southern locality, responsible for the delivery of primary health care and supporting general practice teams in Otago and Southland.

Our aim is to support people to look after themselves, promote healthy environments and help provide care, and support access to care, where and when it’s needed.

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Latest News at WellSouth

Call for interest: WellSouth Board Trustees – General Medical Practitioner Representative and Community Representative

Sep 12, 2021

Have a passion for health system improvement? Want to play a part in supporting WellSouth and our general practice network to improve primary care services in Otago and Southland?WellSouth…

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Covid-19 testing on University of Otago campus  

Aug 20, 2021


WellSouth Covid-19 Testing Centre St David Lecture Theatres St David and Cumberland Streets
Appointments required. This is not a walk-in clinic.
Call 0800 VIRUS-19 (0800 847 87 19) to book…

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General practices in Dunedin and Invercargill prepare to deliver the COVID-19 vaccine

Jul 29, 2021

As the COVID-19 vaccine roll out ramps up across the country – the Ministry of Health today inviting those 60+ in Group 4 to begin booking in for their two…

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