About Us

Working together to support healthier communities. | This is our purpose. | We are passionately committed to the health and wellness of New Zealand, and to providing the best support, care and advice to our communities. | This is our promise.
Green Cross Health | March 2021 | Our purpose: Working together to support healthier communities. | We are passionately committed to the health and wellness of New Zealand, and to providing the best support, care and advice ot our communities. | This is our promise. | Unichem | life Pharmacy | 358 pharmacies. 1.8 million loyalty members. | We believe easy access to good health care is a right of everyone in New Zealand. | Access community health | Total Care health services | 3.8 million home visits each year | 50 specilist nurses | 40,000 clients | 185 clinical staff including qualified nurses, occupational therapists & physiotherapists | 2,888 support workers | our values. 1/ care for our commnity. 2/ work together. 3/ do the right thing. 4/ look after each other. | the doctors | 325 nurses | 45 medical centres | 339 doctors | 285,000 enrolled patience. | The story behind Green Cross Health | Since the 12th century, a green cross has been used to represent health professionals and first took the form of a sepent wrapped around the jade hilt of a sword, used by the Hospitallers of St Lazarus in Greece. Widely recognised in Europe and the ISA as identifying a place to find health care and advice, we are proud to embrace this legacy in our company name and the icon we use to identify ourselves.
our values. 1/ care for our commnity. 2/ work together. 3/ do the right thing. 4/ look after each other.
our values. 1/ care for our commnity. 2/ work together. 3/ do the right thing. 4/ look after each other.

We are passionately committed to supporting the health and wellness of New Zealand, providing the best care and advice to our communities through our network of health professionals and support staff in pharmacies, medical centres and community health services.

Green Cross Health is listed on the New Zealand stock exchange (NZX:GXH).

Pharmacy Division

We represent more than 357 community Pharmacies throughout New Zealand under the Unichem and Life Pharmacy brands and hold equity interests in 88 of these pharmacies. Each year our pharmacists dispense more than 31 million script items and provide health and wellness care and advice, products and services to our communities every day.

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Medical Division

Our Medical division provides complete family healthcare services through GP, accident and medical centres, with many operating under The Doctors brand. We also provide back office and operational services to medical centres. The Medical Division have a portfolio of 45 medical centres with a total of 285,000 enrolled patients.

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Community Health Division

Green Cross Health provides home health care and community nursing to more than 40,000 people serviced by the team at Access Community Health and nursing specialists Total Care Health. This team is dedicated to giving clients the care and support they need to live independently in their communities throughout New Zealand.

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