Enrolment onto the free health services available to all babies born in the Wairarapa, Hutt Valley and Wellington regions has been made easier as parents/guardians only need to complete one form following the birth.
Your LMC midwife will provide you with information and discuss the free services available to you before your baby is born.
These services include:
GP services- provide free healthcare to children under 6yrs.
Well Child - will support you to ensure your child grows to their full potentail.
Hearing screening- your baby will be offered a safe, simple hearing check.
National Immunisataion Register- this register records the immunisation of all children living in New Zealand
BCG- Tuberculosis (TB) is a highly infectious disease that mainly affects the lungs, your baby will be referred to BCG services if there is a high risk of them getting the infection
Oral Health- dental services will contact you confirming enrolment and contact you when their first visit is due.