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Antimicrobial Resistance: New Zealand’s current situation and identified areas for action

Published By   /  April 27, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Health, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry of Health, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Antimicrobial Resistance: New Zealand’s current situation and identified areas for action

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Health – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Antimicrobial Resistance: New Zealand’s current situation and identified areas for action Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is a serious and growing global threat to public health and animal health. AMR affects patients and communities and threatens to severely undermine the modern health system. The […]

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Mumps in Auckland – 27 April update > ARPHS

Published By   /  April 27, 2017  /  Auckland Regional Public Health Service, Health, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Mumps in Auckland – 27 April update > ARPHS

MIL OSI – Source: Auckland Regional Public Health Service – Release/Statement Headline: Mumps in Auckland – 27 April update > ARPHS Since 01 January 2017, Auckland Regional Public Health Service has received 62 notifications of mumps, with most arising in West Auckland. The age range of affected persons is 5 months to 51 years with […]

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Work-to-entrance-at-Ashburton-Hospital-completed

Published By   /  April 27, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Canterbury District Health Board, Health, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Work-to-entrance-at-Ashburton-Hospital-completed

MIL OSI – Source: Canterbury District Health Board – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Work-to-entrance-at-Ashburton-Hospital-completed Work surrounding the Ambulance Bay at Ashburton Hospital is now complete and access will be reinstated tomorrow (Friday 28th April). The work took seven weeks and involved demolishing the old Ambulance Bay and ground work, including sealing the driveway and establishing kerbing. […]

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Work underway to address antimicrobial resistance

Published By   /  April 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, David Bennett, feature, Food Safety, Health, Jonathan Coleman, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Work underway to address antimicrobial resistance

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Work underway to address antimicrobial resistance Health Minister Jonathan Coleman and Food Safety Minister David Bennett have welcomed steps to enhance New Zealand’s ability to respond to the growing global issue of antimicrobial resistance (AMR). “Like other countries, New Zealand has seen a rise in […]

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Evaluation of the Advance Care Planning Programme

Published By   /  April 27, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Health, Health Quality and Safety Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Evaluation of the Advance Care Planning Programme

MIL OSI – Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Evaluation of the Advance Care Planning Programme Adverse Events Reporting adverse events (often referred to as incidents) assists health services to manage the risks of clinical care. Health Quality Evaluation This programme establishes baseline measures and indicators which can be used to […]

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$18m more for Christchurch’s Acute Services Building

Published By   /  April 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, Health, Jonathan Coleman, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on $18m more for Christchurch’s Acute Services Building

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: $18m more for Christchurch’s Acute Services Building Health Minister Jonathan Coleman says an additional $18 million has been approved for the Christchurch Hospital Acute Services Building. “Supporting the rebuild in Canterbury is a key Government priority. We’re committed to ensuring Cantabrians receive the health services they […]

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Public Health advice for influenza, mumps and Legionella > ARPHS

Published By   /  April 25, 2017  /  Auckland Regional Public Health Service, Health, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Public Health advice for influenza, mumps and Legionella > ARPHS

MIL OSI – Source: Auckland Regional Public Health Service – Release/Statement Headline: Public Health advice for influenza, mumps and Legionella > ARPHS Auckland Regional Public Health Service (ARPHS) Medical Officers are advising the public to ensure their vaccinations are up-to-date and to practice good hand hygiene and cough etiquette through the autumn and winter months.  […]

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Lest we forget – a word from our CEO Dr Nigel Murray

Published By   /  April 24, 2017  /  24/7 News, All news, ANZAC, Features, Health, Press Release, Public Sector, Thames Hospital, Waikato DHB news, Waikato District Health Board, Waikato Hospital  /  Comments Off on Lest we forget – a word from our CEO Dr Nigel Murray

MIL OSI – Source: Waikato District Health Board – Release/Statement Headline: Lest we forget – a word from our CEO Dr Nigel Murray ANZAC day is an important day for all of us. On this day in 1915 the ANZACs stormed ashore a place now known as ANZAC cove. The First World War had an […]

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NZ light years ahead of UK and US exercise facilities

Published By   /  April 23, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Awards, Business, community, customer, exercise, ExerciseNZ, fitness, Health, Les Mills, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, NPS, Press Release Service  /  Comments Off on NZ light years ahead of UK and US exercise facilities

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Christchurch – New Zealand exercise facilities score significantly higher than United Kingdom and United States operators when it comes to customers recommending the business and this has been put down to an exceptionally high standard of personal trainers and customer focus. The average New Zealand Net Promoter Score is 70 […]

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Good luck to our very own rowing Master Veronique Gibbons

Published By   /  April 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, All news, Features, Health, Health and wellbeing, Masters Games, Press Release, Public Sector, Rowing, Waikato DHB, Waikato DHB news, Waikato District Health Board  /  Comments Off on Good luck to our very own rowing Master Veronique Gibbons

MIL OSI – Source: Waikato District Health Board – Release/Statement Headline: Good luck to our very own rowing Master Veronique Gibbons Today is the official opening of the World Masters Games where it all kicks off at Eden Park from 7.30pm. Over ten days of competition will see 28 thousand athletes compete in 28 different […]

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Further support for North Canterbury & Marlborough

Published By   /  April 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, Health, Jonathan Coleman, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on Further support for North Canterbury & Marlborough

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Further support for North Canterbury & Marlborough Health Minister Jonathan Coleman has announced an additional $500,000 investment to boost the post-earthquake support package for North Canterbury and Marlborough families. “The Government is committed to ensuring the people of North Canterbury and Marlborough can access the […]

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Digital health conference breaking down barriers

Published By   /  April 20, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, digital health, Health, HiNZ, Kim Mundell, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, NENZ, New Zealand, News, nursing, NZHIT, NZNI, Press Release, Press Release Service  /  Comments Off on Digital health conference breaking down barriers

MIL OSI – Auckland – More than 800 New Zealanders from the health and tech sectors will unite at the annual Health Informatics New Zealand (HiNZ) conference in Rotorua later this year which aims to help break down silo barriers and support the success of complex digital health projects to improve health outcomes for New […]

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Waikato DHB’s move to the CBD picks up pace

Published By   /  April 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, All news, CBD, farmers, Features, Health, Hockin, KPMG, Press Release, Public Sector, Waikato DHB news, Waikato District Health Board  /  Comments Off on Waikato DHB’s move to the CBD picks up pace

MIL OSI – Source: Waikato District Health Board – Release/Statement Headline: Waikato DHB’s move to the CBD picks up pace The Waikato DHB’s move into the CBD is on track – with staff set to move into the reburbished old Farmers building in the new year. The DHB is consolidating services from nine locations across […]

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Intraoperative radiotherapy for patients with early-stage breast cancer in New Zealand: An economic assessment

Published By   /  April 19, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Health, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry of Health, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Intraoperative radiotherapy for patients with early-stage breast cancer in New Zealand: An economic assessment

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Health – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Intraoperative radiotherapy for patients with early-stage breast cancer in New Zealand: An economic assessment Summary Intraoperative Radiotherapy (IORT) is a relatively new technology with potential as an alternative to conventional External Beam Radiation Therapy (EBRT) for women with early-stage breast cancer. An […]

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Bryce Edwards Analysis: Massive and positive victory for low-paid workers

Published By   /  April 19, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Bryce Edwards, Editor's Picks, Evening Report, Health, Health Policy, Indepth, MIL NZ OSI, Politics  /  Comments Off on Bryce Edwards Analysis: Massive and positive victory for low-paid workers

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Dr Bryce Edwards. Analysis by Dr Bryce Edwards – Massive and positive victory for low-paid workers Yesterday’s historic pay agreement for care and support workers is a massive victory for the low-paid, and indicates the unusual political times we live in.  Has it become fashionable to support big pay increases for […]

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Auckland typhoid outbreak – 19 April update > ARPHS

Published By   /  April 19, 2017  /  Auckland Regional Public Health Service, Health, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Auckland typhoid outbreak – 19 April update > ARPHS

MIL OSI – Source: Auckland Regional Public Health Service – Release/Statement Headline: Auckland typhoid outbreak – 19 April update > ARPHS For typhoid information and resources, including translations in Samoan, please click here. As at 19 April 2017, two further asymptomatic cases have been identified as part of the on-going Auckland Regional Public Health Service (ARPHS) […]

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Mumps in Auckland – 19 April update > ARPHS

Published By   /  April 19, 2017  /  Auckland Regional Public Health Service, Health, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Mumps in Auckland – 19 April update > ARPHS

MIL OSI – Source: Auckland Regional Public Health Service – Release/Statement Headline: Mumps in Auckland – 19 April update > ARPHS Since 01 January 2017, Auckland Regional Public Health Service has received 55 notifications of mumps, with most arising in West Auckland. The age range of affected persons is 5 months to 51 years with […]

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Victoria Equal Pay Settlement for the Unions

Published By   /  April 18, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Health, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Nurses Organisation, Press Release, Unions  /  Comments Off on Victoria Equal Pay Settlement for the Unions

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Nurses Organisation – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Victoria Equal Pay Settlement for the Unions Media release: E tū, NZNO, PSA and CTU Historic day as caregivers offered equal pay settlement Unions representing care and support workers are pleased to be jointly announcing with government a proposed equal pay settlement to […]

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Victoria Equal Pay Settlement for the Unions > New Zealand Nurses Organisation > Media Releases

Published By   /  April 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, Health, NZNO, Unions  /  Comments Off on Victoria Equal Pay Settlement for the Unions > New Zealand Nurses Organisation > Media Releases

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Nurses Organisation – Release/Statement Headline: Victoria Equal Pay Settlement for the Unions > New Zealand Nurses Organisation > Media Releases Media release: E tū, NZNO, PSA and CTU Historic day as caregivers offered equal pay settlement Unions representing care and support workers are pleased to be jointly announcing with […]

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Thanks for getting them talking

Published By   /  April 18, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Health, Health Quality and Safety Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Thanks for getting them talking

MIL OSI – Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Thanks for getting them talking The Commission would like to extend our thanks to all who got involved with Conversations that Count Day on 5 April. Conversations that Count Day was about promoting advance care planning, which encourages people to think about, […]

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