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Kaitaia Hospital Early Medical Abortion Service

Kaitaia Hospital, 29 Reden Road, Kaitaia

ktaema@northlanddhb.org.nz

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Hours

Monday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm

Services

  • Early medical abortion - up to 10 weeks

What do I need to do to have an abortion here?

You can self-refer to this service.

Contact Kaitaia Hospital Maternity Services on free call 0800 582 643 or email ktaema@northlanddhb.org.nz.

Email your name, date of birth, NHI number (if known), and safe contact details.

What will it cost?

Cost for New Zealand citizen/resident

Abortion services are free to any pregnant person eligible for publicly funded healthcare in New Zealand living in the Te Whatu Ora Te Tai Tokerau district. There may be prescription fees and costs for ultrasound.

Cost for non-New Zealand resident

Contact Kaitaia Hospital Maternity Services for information about costs for non-New Zealand residents.

  • More information

    Accessibility

    This service is on the ground floor of Kaitaia Hospital. There is level access into the building. 

    Public, and mobility parking is available outside of the hospital. 

    There is a local taxi service 7am - 10pm seven days a week, Kaitaia Bus About Town - Monday to Friday, and a shuttle bus from Kaitaia Hospital to Whang─ürei Hospital return Monday to Friday, excluding the Christmas period. 

    Translation services

    Translation services are available. Please let the clinic know that you will need translation support.

    Female practitioner

    A female practitioner is available at the clinic.

    Contraception

    Contraception available through this clinic.

    • Contraception prescriptions.
    • A Depo Provera injection can be given at the same time as the first medication if you are having an early medical abortion.
    • An implant can be inserted at the same time as the first medication if you are having an early medical abortion.

    Counselling

    Counselling can be provided virtually.