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The Age
Killer's father says his warnings were ignored for yearsill people, the state had a simple solution: "They just stick them in jail wher
Killer's father says his warnings were ignored for years
The Age / Posted 21 hours ago
ill people, the state had a simple solution: "They just stick them in jail where they can get beaten up and stood over". A Waikato DHB spokeswoman would not confirm or deny whether Eric McIsaac had been a client of its mental health... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Killer's father says his warnings were ignored for yearsill people, the state had a simple solution: "They just stick them in jail wher
Killer's father says his warnings were ignored for years
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 21 hours ago
ill people, the state had a simple solution: "They just stick them in jail where they can get beaten up and stood over". A Waikato DHB spokeswoman would not confirm or deny whether Eric McIsaac had been a client of its mental health... Read more
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Canberra Times
Killer's father says his warnings were ignored for yearsill people, the state had a simple solution: "They just stick them in jail wher
Killer's father says his warnings were ignored for years
Canberra Times / Posted 21 hours ago
ill people, the state had a simple solution: "They just stick them in jail where they can get beaten up and stood over". A Waikato DHB spokeswoman would not confirm or deny whether Eric McIsaac had been a client of its mental health... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Budget 2016: Value public services, value New Zealanders- with a coroner’s investigation into four deaths in the Wellington region and
Budget 2016: Value public services, value New Zealanders
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
- with a coroner’s investigation into four deaths in the Wellington region and a damning report into services at Waikato DHB."Health minister Jonathan Coleman owes it to all the grieving families to restore the ring-fence and fund mental... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Police respond to IPCA report in missing person casesix monthly reviews of recommendations from any debriefs of missing mental heal
Police respond to IPCA report in missing person case
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
six monthly reviews of recommendations from any debriefs of missing mental health patients with the chief executive of Waikato DHB,” adds Mr Bird.While the report says some officers later took appropriate steps to investigate and conduct a... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Latest health target results – Waikatocontinue to drive performance across the health system, with the gains made in
Latest health target results – Waikato
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
continue to drive performance across the health system, with the gains made in the previous quarter largely maintained in Waikato DHB.“The health targets are important as they help to deliver better, faster access to key health services for New... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Pain threshold on increase as hundreds await opspromised elective (non-urgent) treatment within the required four months. Some
Pain threshold on increase as hundreds await ops
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
promised elective (non-urgent) treatment within the required four months. Some 750 patients nationally - more than 200 at Waikato DHB - waited more than four months. Nationally the problem is worst in orthopaedics, in which nearly 5 per cent of... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Waikato DHB launches app doctorWaikato DHB says it has come up with a national first by launching a smartphone
Waikato DHB launches app doctor
Otago Daily Times / Posted 14 days ago
Waikato DHB says it has come up with a national first by launching a smartphone app that lets people have consultations, text their GP and schedule appointments. It will be especially beneficial for people in rural areas who often have to take days... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The app doctor will see you shortlyWaikato DHB says it has come up with a national first by launching a smartphone
The app doctor will see you shortly
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
Waikato DHB says it has come up with a national first by launching a smartphone app that lets people have consultations, text their GP and schedule appointments. It will be especially beneficial for people in rural areas who often have to take days... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
People living in caravan parks while waiting for a rentalemergency department social worker was discussed. Mrs Turner said this additio
People living in caravan parks while waiting for a rental
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 28 days ago
emergency department social worker was discussed. Mrs Turner said this addition had helped decrease waiting times at the Waikato DHB. Other health boards around the country also employed a social worker at their emergency departments. Chief... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
New hope in skin cancer wartrial comes as criticism grows over a perceived lack of action on tackling New
New hope in skin cancer war
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 1 months ago
trial comes as criticism grows over a perceived lack of action on tackling New Zealand's growing melanoma rates. Waikato DHB dermatologist Amanda Oakley said there is no legislation requiring medical practices to have someone able to... Read more

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