Who does Well Child checks?

Well Child services are provided by a number of people. These include:

  • Lead maternity carers (LMCs- includes midwives, obstetricians and general practitioners)
  • Registered nurses
  • Nurse practitioners
  • General practitioners
  • Paediatricians
  • Community health workers, Karitane and Kaiāwhina
  • Vision and hearing technicians (VHTs)
  • Newborn hearing screeners
  • Authorised vaccinators.