THREE KINGS

ACCIDENT &
MEDICAL CLINIC

COVID 19 Testing

We perform testing according to the Ministry of Health’s criteria. The free testing Criteria has changed on the 25th February 2022.

This service is mainly for the enrolled patients of Three Kings Accident and Medical Clinic and casual patients who visit us for respiratory illness and has been asked by the doctor to do an examination and a swab/Supervised RAT. We are unable to see casual patients who are not regular patients in the clinic for only testing – They will need to go to a community testing centre- We are not a RAT collection centre
 
Criteria for a Supervised Rapid Antigen Test(RAT)
  • have COVID-19 symptoms (e.g. a fever, new or worsening cough, sore or scratchy throat, shortness of breath, sneezing and running nose) 
  • are a household of  who has COVID19 –  Only at Day 3 and Day 10 
  • are required to have a test under a mandatory testing order (e.g. a border or MIQ worker) 
 
Following will no longer be funded or required
  • Being a close contact without symptoms
  • Locations of interest
  • Domestic Travel
  • Visits or before private hospital procedures
  • Work place surveillance testing (Not for a supervised RAT)
  • Casual contact or a contact of a contact
 
 
  • We perform only the Rapid Antigen Testing. PCR tests are only done if there s a clinical suspicion which will benefit the patient and help in management of the condition. We DO NOT perform the Saliva PCR test.
  • Make a phone consultation (Click here) with the doctor. Please provide details of household contacts. The doctor will book you in for a COVID RAT test. You may also need a physical examination in some instances. This will be done at the same time as the test. It s best to plan this as it is difficult to do them after hours and in the weekend (Limited)
  • We perform Supervised COVID19 RATs by appointment. We are performing these tests in a separate area outside the clinic (Redzone) to avoid contamination and to reduce infection transmission. We are running this testing clinic during specific times in the day. This may not be done by the same doctor whom you initially booked the appointment with or spoke to, but the details will be in the system. Please do not enter the clinic if you have the symptoms or are a high risk person (MIQ worker, Border worker, Recently returned from overseas).
  • We run our clinic from 9 to 5 weekdays. We are not a RAT collection centre or a community testing centre. If you want to get an unsupervised RAT test please visit, https://requestrats.covid19.health.nz/ OR free call 0800222478

  • All patients must wear a surgical mask when they are coming in for the test.
  • Scan in the COVID tracer QR code. Have 2m distance from others.
  • If the doctor also wanted you to have a physical examination, we will perform it at the testing area. The examination will be quick and focused to reduce the exposure time.
  • Please make sure your contact details are correct.
  • Test results will be sent by text the same day. We will get in touch with you later if you find o be COVID19 positive. But if you have immediate concerns, you can call us to talk to a doctor.
  • The prescriptions will be sent to the pharmacy of your choice directly.
  • Labtest orders will be sent electronically. Medical certificates will be emailed to you.
  • You should receive the result by text.
  • You will need to stay home, isolated until you receive the test result and symptom free.
 
For information about Travel COVID tests/swabs, please click here
Clinic Information

536 Mount Albert Road,
Three Kings, Auckland

Ph: 09 625 2999
Fax: 09 6252991
Healthlink EDI : threekam

Monday to Sunday
7 days a week
8:00am – 8:00pm
(See COVID Update for closing time changes)
Appointment or Walk in

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THREE KINGS

ACCIDENT & MEDICAL CLINIC

Changes Due To Orange Light

We are open to all services 8am to 8pm 7days a week. 

If you have a booked appointment. Please come on time and inform the front reception or check-in Online and wait in the car till the doctor calls you.

If you are walking in – you can inform the receptionist at the front or call the clinic or Join the queue online.

You must wear a surgical(NOT Cloth) mask use the hand sanitiser and scan the QR code before you enter.

Do not walk in if you are unwell. Call us first or see more information to arrange a virtual consult or to book a face to face consult in our Red Zone at specific times (Usually 1-3pm), if you are unwell with fever, cough, runny nose, sore throat, shortness of breath, loss of sense of smell/taste, diarrhoea, headache, muscle aches, nausea/vomiting or travelled overseas within 14 days or had close contact with a person with COVID19 or work in a quarantine/MIQ facility. We do not see above patients inside the clinic as per Ministry of Health recommendations
 
Criteria for funded (free) COVID19 TESTS have changed from 14th February 2022. Please Click here for more information