Family health

Care Group acquires Pukekohe Family Health Care to become the largest primary care provider in East Auckland

Auckland, New Zealand, November 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Care Group, a renowned health services provider and integrator, has acquired Pukekohe Family Health Care (PFHC), a large general practice based in Central Pukekohe. The latest acquisition is in line with the group’s vision of strengthening community health by Auckland. The Pukekohe Family Health Care will be part of the package Care group team.

Pukekohe Family Health Care is the largest general practice practice in the Franklin area, serving the community for over two decades. PFHC has approximately 18,000 registered patients and offers a low-cost, affordable and accessible healthcare model for everyone. Care Group is pleased to announce that it has acquired 100% ownership of Pukekohe Family Health Care.

Gordon ArmstrongCEO, Care Group spoke in more detail about the acquisition, “We are excited to integrate Pukekohe Family Health Care (PFHC) as it will add additional capabilities to Care Group. It was clear that the integration of Pukekohe Family Health Center would bring additional capabilities to the larger group Their team is amazing We have worked with PFHC across the network Auckland and it makes me happy to say that both entities share the values ​​of providing high quality care to the community. »

“The Pukekohe Family Health Care team is dedicated to serving the community. Dr Brian Ross has been with PFHC since 1981, while Dr Ishavar Morarh and Dr Rattan Saini were born and raised in South Auckland. All team members understand the needs of the Pukekohe community and are driven by the common motive to achieve it,” added Gordon Armstrong.

The acquisition of Pukekohe Family Health Care made Care Group the largest primary care provider in East Aucklandand one of the largest Groups of the great Auckland Region. The purchase is also significant for Care Group from the perspective of expanding its footprint and growing its business. Care Group not only ensures that it meets capability standards, but also strives to achieve the higher goal of improving health and well-being through preventative care.

About the care group

Care Group was established in the early 1990s with the goal of making integrated health services available locally within the community. East Care Medical and Accidental Center, 100% owned by Care Group, was the first initiative of local GPs to offer quality and continuity of urgent and after-hours care. Care Group also co-owns Botany Junction Medical, which is just up the street, along with Health Improvement Group. In 2021, in collaboration with Health Improvement Group, Care Group opened two more state-of-the-art clinics – Highbrook Medical Center and Ormiston Medical Center. They have a record of successful acquisitions in East Auckland, namely the highly respected Highgate and Sommerville Clinics. Over the years, Care Group has managed to establish trusted and long-term partnerships with some of the renowned healthcare providers, Pukekohe Family Health Care being the latest on the list.

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SOURCE Care Group