We have had a number of confirmed cases of Strep Throat. If your child experiences a sore throat please follow this up with your GP.
The following links are to provide you with information about Strep Throat.
Ministry of Health guidelines on Strep Throat
Southern Cross Healthcare - Strep Throat
Ministry of Health - Rheumatic Fever - This is what can result if Strep Throat is NOT treated
Rheumatic Fever Guidelines Booklet