Minor Illness Clinic

Why wait to consult with a doctor for a minor illness when you can book directly to see the Nurse Practitioner in the DAILY Minor Illness Clinic?

What is a Minor Illness?

  • Ear Infections - Middle & Outer
  • Sore Throats
  • Coughs
  • Colds
  • Flu
  • Sinusitis
  • Hay Fever
  • Fever
  • Skin Rashes
  • Impetigo & Skin Infections
  • Urine Infections
  • Vaginal Discharge
  • Thrush
  • Minor Injuries
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhoea & Vomiting
  • Minor burns
  • Wounds 

Minor Illnesses by definition, are not urgent or emergency problems so please wait for an appointment in the minor illness clinic if your problem is a minor illness.


What is a Nurse Practitioner?

A Nurse practitioner is a registered Nurse who has received additional university education to increase their ability to diagnose, treat, counsel and educate patients who have minor illnesses.  They can even prescribe!!


Below is a list on patients and conditions that can not be booked with a Nurse practitioner;

  • Under TWO years of age
  • Pregnant
  • Severe chest pain or severe difficulty breathing
  • Having convulsions
  • Coughing / vomiting blood
  • Sudden loss of sight
  • Bleeding profusely from any orifice


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