The Primary Care Skin Lesion programme aims to provide high quality skin lesion removal services within primary care, reduce waiting times for skin lesion removals, and reduce the burden of non-melanoma skin cancer on secondary services.

Eligibility

The Primary Care Skin Lesion service is available to patients who reside in the Hutt Valley or are enrolled in a Hutt Valley Primary Health Organisation (PHO) and:

  • have an eligible skin lesion
  • hold a Community Services Card or High Use Health Card.

Providers

Only approved providers may remove skin lesions under this programme.

List of approved providers:

Primary Care Skin Lesion Programme Providers

More information

For more info please contact

Clinical Programme Facilitator

Phone: 04 566 5320 (TeAHN main line)

Email: info@teahn.org.nz