Our Services 

Midland Community Pharmacy Group has a membership of approx 120 pharmacies from across the Midland Region (Waikato, Taupo and Rotorua and Gisborne). 

Within this membership,  approximately 20 patient centred service contracts are implemented and delivered under Lakes DHB, Waikato DHb, and Taiwahiti DHB service specifications.

FREE services are delivered by qualified and accredited pharmacists under best practice guidelines using standard operating procedures. 

Service Contract Name DHB Regions offered  Service Information 
FREE Smoking Cessation Education, Provision of NRT and Referral to Smoking Cessation Provider Waikato, Lakes, Gisborne Smoking Cessation Service 
FREE Gout management and patient education in Community Pharmacy  Waikato, LakesPharmacies who provide FREE Gout Management 
FREE Emergency Contraceptive Pill (ECP) counselling for under 24-year-olds in Community Pharmacy Waikato, Lakes  FREE ECP
FREE Sore Throat Swabs in Community Pharmacy
(Sore Throat Management for the prevention of Rheumatic Fever) 
Waikato  About Rheumatic Fever
Pharmacies providing FREE throat swabs 
FREE Oral Anticoagulant Patient Education and Counselling in Community Pharmacy  Waikato, Lakes, Gisborne Oral Anticoagulant medicine information for patient initiated on a Warfarin or Dabigatran.
FREE SSRI (Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor) Patient Education in Community Pharmacy  Waikato   Anti-depressant medicine information for patients initiated on an SSRI. 
FREE Sharps and Waste Disposal in Community Pharmacy Waikato, Lakes   FREE S2 Daniel Bins for patients sharps disposal and safe medicine waste disposal.  
Strong and Stable 
Community Falls prevention Classes 
 Waikato  For a list of classes or for further information click here
Medicine Use Review in Community Pharmacy Waikato, Lakes A review of a patients medicine use offered by qualified community pharmacists. 
Pre-Medication Oversight Assessment Waikato   An assessment to determine if patients require medicine oversight in their homes via disability support link. 
Mobile Medicine Managment Service
Waikato MidCPG MMS qualified pharmacists are referred to visit people in their homes to determine medicine adherence, confusion, and perform medicine reconciliations, reporting back findings to Patient GP and Healthcare teams. 

Pharmacists who work under these contracts and who are members of MidCPG should log into this website to view the full suite of training material, resources and service documentation for the provision of these services.   

For Helpdesk queries and course access phone: 07 858 5921. 

General enquiries:  info@midcpg.co.nz