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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 8 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 12 days 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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Otago Daily Times
Thousands may have been exposed to measlesto the measles virus," the DHB said. "You should look out for the symptoms of
Thousands may have been exposed to measles
Otago Daily Times / Posted 14 days ago
to the measles virus," the DHB said. "You should look out for the symptoms of measles for 14 days after the event." Waikato DHB medical officer of health Dr Felicity Dumble said it was a timely reminder to everyone to check that they and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Thousands may have been exposed to measles at kapa haka festivalto the measles virus," the DHB said. "You should look out for the symptoms of
Thousands may have been exposed to measles at kapa haka festival
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
to the measles virus," the DHB said. "You should look out for the symptoms of measles for 14 days after the event." Waikato DHB medical officer of health Dr Felicity Dumble said it was a timely reminder to everyone to check that they and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Green Party demands review into mental health servicesbroken, and only a change in culture could prevent further deaths. He believed
Green Party demands review into mental health services
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 18 days ago
broken, and only a change in culture could prevent further deaths. He believed the inspection white-washed problems at the Waikato DHB and other district health boards around the country. "Around the country people are waiting up to five or six... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Waikato DHB Mental Health Services Report ReleasedFriday, 15 April 2016, 12:28 pmPress Release: Ministry of HealthMedia Release W
Waikato DHB Mental Health Services Report Released
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 20 days ago
Friday, 15 April 2016, 12:28 pmPress Release: Ministry of HealthMedia Release Waikato DHB Mental Health Services Investigation Report Released Date:16 April 2016 A formal inspection of Waikato mental... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Minister welcomes Waikato mental health reportreportHealth Minister Jonathan Coleman welcomes today’s report by the Ministry
Minister welcomes Waikato mental health report
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 20 days ago
reportHealth Minister Jonathan Coleman welcomes today’s report by the Ministry of Health’s Director of Mental Health into Waikato DHB’s mental health services.“It’s crucial that the public has confidence in the quality and safety of Waikato’s... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Stroke Foundation campaign going nationwideis encouraging everyone to learn the FAST message this week to help reduce the
Stroke Foundation campaign going nationwide
Scoop.co.nz / Posted a month ago
is encouraging everyone to learn the FAST message this week to help reduce the damage caused by stroke in New Zealand.Waikato DHB’s Dr Sarah Fowler said: “Following the campaign here I have seen a real increase in patients and their... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Northland DHB owes $15.8m in annual leaveboards are aiming for multimillion-dollar cutbacks, four of which are hoping to
Northland DHB owes $15.8m in annual leave
The New Zealand Herald / Posted a month ago
boards are aiming for multimillion-dollar cutbacks, four of which are hoping to save more than $10million dollars each. Waikato DHB has a savings target of $43million - 4.4 per cent of its almost billion-dollar budget. Health Minister Dr... Read more

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