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Far North imoko health service honoured with award

Published By   /  June 27, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Dr Lance O'Sullivan, Health, imoko, Kaitaia, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, Navilluso, New Zealand, News, Press Release Service, Tracy  /  Comments Off on Far North imoko health service honoured with award

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Kaitaia – One of New Zealand’s leading public health volunteer charity organisations, imoko, has been honoured for its services to the community. The Far North-based organisation helps more than 6500 New Zealand children across more than 110 early childhood centres, kohanga reo, primary, intermediate and secondary schools. The children receive […]

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Feedback on the Commission’s Quality Improvement Programmes

Published By   /  June 26, 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 Feedback on the Commission’s Quality Improvement Programmes

MIL OSI – Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Feedback on the Commission’s Quality Improvement Programmes The Commission’s Improvement Programmes team is keen to get your views on the Commission’s quality improvement programmes. The quality improvement programmes are a mix of ongoing investment in high harm areas, and focused investment in […]

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Emerging Leader Surinderpal Sran

Published By   /  June 26, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Health, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release, Tairawhiti District Health  /  Comments Off on Emerging Leader Surinderpal Sran

MIL OSI – Source: Tairawhiti District Health – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Emerging Leader Surinderpal Sran 26 June 2017 The Health Quality and Safety Commission’s Open for Leadership Awards are given out monthly to DHBs around the country – two a month from February to November.Each month two DHBs are asked to put forward one candidate […]

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Nurses and doctors mend babies’ hearts with help from Angel Flight

Published By   /  June 24, 2017  /  24/7 News, All news, Features, Health, Nursing care Waikato, Patient experience, Press Release, Public Sector, Rural health services, Waikato DHB news, Waikato District Health Board  /  Comments Off on Nurses and doctors mend babies’ hearts with help from Angel Flight

MIL OSI – Source: Waikato District Health Board – Release/Statement Headline: Nurses and doctors mend babies’ hearts with help from Angel Flight Cooperation in a remote rural area of Waikato enabled two babies with complex cardiac conditions to access specialist care at Starship Hospital in Auckland and follow up treatment and monitoring in their own […]

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Te Ohonga Ake: The Health Status of Māori Children and Young People in New Zealand

Published By   /  June 23, 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 Te Ohonga Ake: The Health Status of Māori Children and Young People in New Zealand

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Health – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Te Ohonga Ake: The Health Status of Māori Children and Young People in New Zealand Summary This publication presents indicators for Māori child and youth health, examining issues in infancy, issues for ages 0–24 years, respiratory system conditions, communicable diseases, unintentional injuries, […]

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SmartHealth benefits patients and practice

Published By   /  June 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, All news, Features, GP shortage, Health, HealthTap, Press Release, Public Sector, rural health, SmartHealth, Waikato DHB news, Waikato District Health Board  /  Comments Off on SmartHealth benefits patients and practice

MIL OSI – Source: Waikato District Health Board – Release/Statement Headline: SmartHealth benefits patients and practice Putaruru-based General Practitioner, Dr Stephen Ram, has experienced first-hand the benefits of SmartHealth for both his patients and his practice. Primarily using HealthTap with dermatology patients, Dr Ram makes use of the ability to easily and securely connect with […]

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General practice increasingly popular with young doctors

Published By   /  June 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Health, Jonathan Coleman, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on General practice increasingly popular with young doctors

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: General practice increasingly popular with young doctors Health Minister Jonathan Coleman says an increase in interest in general practice amongst medical students is a promising trend. “It’s important that health facilities around the country are well equipped to provide New Zealanders with the treatment that […]

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New Zealand Health Research Strategy 2017-2027

Published By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Health, Ministry of Health, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on New Zealand Health Research Strategy 2017-2027

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Health – Release/Statement Headline: New Zealand Health Research Strategy 2017-2027 Summary The New Zealand Health Research Strategy 2017-2027 sets a vision that, by 2027, New Zealand will have a world-leading health research and innovation system. There are four guiding principles for the system: research excellence; transparency; partnership […]

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Two Waikato DHB health professionals win awards for clinical education

Published By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, All news, Centre of Excellence, Health, Jobs Learning Research, Press Release, Public Sector, Waikato DHB news, Waikato District Health Board  /  Comments Off on Two Waikato DHB health professionals win awards for clinical education

MIL OSI – Source: Waikato District Health Board – Release/Statement Headline: Two Waikato DHB health professionals win awards for clinical education Dr Amanda Oakley, Dermatologist and Associate Professor University of Auckland’s Faculty of Medical and Health Science has announced its 2017 teaching awards, including Dennis Pickup Education Awards for Clinical Education to Waikato DHB’s Dr […]

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Health volunteers celebrated at annual awards

Published By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Health, Jonathan Coleman, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on Health volunteers celebrated at annual awards

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Health volunteers celebrated at annual awards Health Minister Jonathan Coleman has announced the Wellington Hospitals Volunteer Service as the overall winner of the 2017 Minister of Health Volunteer Awards.  “The Health Volunteer Awards celebrate and recognise the thousands of dedicated health sector volunteers who give […]

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Supporting world class health research in NZ

Published By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Health, Jonathan Coleman, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation  /  Comments Off on Supporting world class health research in NZ

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Supporting world class health research in NZ Minister of Health Jonathan Coleman and Minister of Science and Innovation Paul Goldsmith today launched New Zealand’s first Health Research Strategy which aims to increase the excellence and impact of government investment in health research. “Investment in health […]

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Emerging Leader Michelle Goldsmith

Published By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Health, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release, Tairawhiti District Health  /  Comments Off on Emerging Leader Michelle Goldsmith

MIL OSI – Source: Tairawhiti District Health – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Emerging Leader Michelle Goldsmith 22 June 2017 The Health Quality and Safety Commission’s Open for Leadership Awards are given out monthly to DHBs around the country – two a month from February to November.Each month two DHBs are asked to put forward one candidate […]

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Live, laugh, share – celebrating Waikato DHB’s volunteers

Published By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, All news, Features, Health, Patient care, Press Release, Public Sector, volunteering, Waikato DHB, Waikato DHB news, Waikato District Health Board  /  Comments Off on Live, laugh, share – celebrating Waikato DHB’s volunteers

MIL OSI – Source: Waikato District Health Board – Release/Statement Headline: Live, laugh, share – celebrating Waikato DHB’s volunteers Live, laugh, share is the theme of this year’s National Volunteer Week and it’s exactly how Waikato DHB celebrated with over 70 of its very special and valued volunteers over lunch. Volunteers are an essential part […]

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Commitment to patients sees rural nurse win award

Published By   /  June 21, 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 Commitment to patients sees rural nurse win award

MIL OSI – Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Commitment to patients sees rural nurse win award The latest recipient of the Health Quality & Safety Commission’s Open for leadership award is West Coast District Health Board district nurse Jessie Gibbens. The Open for leadership awards are coordinated by the Health […]

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Ngāti Porou Hauora GP Vaccines are safe and effective

Published By   /  June 21, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Health, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release, Tairawhiti District Health  /  Comments Off on Ngāti Porou Hauora GP Vaccines are safe and effective

MIL OSI – Source: Tairawhiti District Health – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Ngāti Porou Hauora GP Vaccines are safe and effective 21 June 2017 by Dr Douglas Lush, GP, Uawa, Ngati Porou Hauora Recently there has been lots of commentary suggesting doctors want to hide some vague but terrible information about vaccines from parents.   This is […]

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Plunket celebrates National Volunteer Week

Published By   /  June 21, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Children and Wellbeing, Health, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Associations and Organisaitons, New Zealand Plunket Society, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Plunket celebrates National Volunteer Week

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Plunket Society – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Plunket celebrates National Volunteer Week This National Volunteer Week (18-24 June) Plunket is celebrating its volunteers across the country and the diverse ways in which they support whānau with young tamariki. “Volunteers founded Plunket in 1907 to ‘help the mothers and save the […]

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Waikato DHB celebrates success of new service helping people back to work

Published By   /  June 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, All news, Barbara Garbutt, Health, MSD, Press Release, Public Sector, REACH, Waikato DHB news, Waikato District Health Board  /  Comments Off on Waikato DHB celebrates success of new service helping people back to work

MIL OSI – Source: Waikato District Health Board – Release/Statement Headline: Waikato DHB celebrates success of new service helping people back to work An initiative helping unemployed people overcome their challenging health issues and return to work is going from strength to strength a year after it was launched as a pilot programme. The programme, […]

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Finding new ways to support people with long-term pain conditions

Published By   /  June 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Health, Jonathan Coleman, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on Finding new ways to support people with long-term pain conditions

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Finding new ways to support people with long-term pain conditions Health Minister Jonathan Coleman is praising an innovative programme in the Far North which aims to better support people with long-term musculoskeletal conditions. “The Government invested $6 million in Budget 2015 to create community based […]

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Celebrating 20 years of pill-free prescriptions

Published By   /  June 19, 2017  /  24/7 News, Health, Jonathan Coleman, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on Celebrating 20 years of pill-free prescriptions

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Celebrating 20 years of pill-free prescriptions Health Minister Jonathan Coleman has marked the 20th anniversary of the Green Prescription initiative, which has seen around 400,000 medication-free healthy lifestyle prescriptions given out. “The Government is committed to supporting New Zealanders to live healthier more active lives […]

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Waikato DHB welcomes $3 million plus in grants for important Waikato health research projects

Published By   /  June 16, 2017  /  24/7 News, All news, Health, Press Release, Public Sector, Research, Waikato DHB news, Waikato District Health Board  /  Comments Off on Waikato DHB welcomes $3 million plus in grants for important Waikato health research projects

MIL OSI – Source: Waikato District Health Board – Release/Statement Headline: Waikato DHB welcomes $3 million plus in grants for important Waikato health research projects Photo: Prof Ross Lawrenson Waikato District Health Board (DHB) is proud that three research projects it has strong links with are recipients of major grants from the last Health Research […]

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