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Cardiovascular Disease Risk Assessment and Management for Primary Care

By   /  February 14, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Health, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry of Health, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Cardiovascular Disease Risk Assessment and Management for Primary Care

Source: New Zealand Ministry of Health – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Cardiovascular Disease Risk Assessment and Management for Primary Care Morbidity and mortality from cardiovascular disease (CVD) continues to be one of the largest burdens of disease for New Zealanders. More people are surviving acute cardiac events, and there have been advances in preventing and treating […]

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Health Workforce New Zealand Annual Report to the Minister of Health: 1 July 2016 to 30 June 2017

By   /  February 13, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Health, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry of Health, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Health Workforce New Zealand Annual Report to the Minister of Health: 1 July 2016 to 30 June 2017

Source: New Zealand Ministry of Health – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Health Workforce New Zealand Annual Report to the Minister of Health: 1 July 2016 to 30 June 2017 Summary Health Workforce New Zealand (HWNZ) is responsible for national coordination and leadership on workforce issues, including overseeing investment in post-entry training, gathering workforce data and intelligence; […]

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Demand for mobile units at hospitals increasing

By   /  February 12, 2018  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Field Days 2018, Make Lemonade Media, Mark Eager, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry of Health, Mobile Health, Mystery Creek, New Zealand, News, Press Release, Press Release Service, surgical bus  /  Comments Off on Demand for mobile units at hospitals increasing

Source: MakeLemonade.nz Headline: Demand for mobile units at hospitals increasing Christchurch – The demand for portable operating departments to ease hospital surgical strain is growing substantially, Mobile Health chief executive Mark Eager says. Over the Christmas break, Mobile Health’s surgical bus unit was busy working in Auckland at the Counties District Health Board as an […]

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SNOMED CT Subset Development for National Patient Flow

By   /  February 2, 2018  /  24/7 News, Health, Ministry of Health, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on SNOMED CT Subset Development for National Patient Flow

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Health – Release/Statement Headline: SNOMED CT Subset Development for National Patient Flow Open for public comment until 5pm, Friday 2 March 2018. Published online:  02 February 2018 Draft SNOMED subsets (subsets) has been developed for General Surgery (including breast surgery) and Endocrinology to support enhanced reporting within […]

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Mortality 2015 data tables (provisional)

By   /  December 20, 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 Mortality 2015 data tables (provisional)

Source: New Zealand Ministry of Health – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Mortality 2015 data tables (provisional) These tables contain provisional information on the underlying causes of all deaths registered in New Zealand in 2015. A ‘Quick facts’ section also includes information on rates of death by ethnicity and selected causes of mortality. Most information is broken […]

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Methodology Report 2016/17: New Zealand Health Survey

By   /  December 14, 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 Methodology Report 2016/17: New Zealand Health Survey

Source: New Zealand Ministry of Health – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Methodology Report 2016/17: New Zealand Health Survey This methodology report details the procedures and protocols followed to ensure the New Zealand Health Survey produces the high-quality and robust data expected of official statistics. Included is information about: the survey population and sample design data collection […]

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Content Guide 2016/17: New Zealand Health Survey

By   /  December 14, 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 Content Guide 2016/17: New Zealand Health Survey

Source: New Zealand Ministry of Health – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Content Guide 2016/17: New Zealand Health Survey This guide describes the content of the New Zealand Health Survey for the period 1 July 2016 to 30 June 2017. It also briefly outlines the history of the survey and its development into a continuous survey, describes […]

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New cancer registrations 2015

By   /  December 14, 2017  /  24/7 News, Health, Ministry of Health, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on New cancer registrations 2015

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Health – Release/Statement Headline: New cancer registrations 2015 Key findings Total Male Female Number of new cancer registrations, 2015 Māori 2,443 1,078 1,365 Non-Māori 20,706 10,867 9,839 Total 23,149 11,945 11,204 Total Male Female New cancer registration rate, 2015 Māori 420.2 412.4 429.1 Non-Māori 322.2 347.9 300.0 […]

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Annual Update of Key Results 2016/17: New Zealand Health Survey

By   /  December 14, 2017  /  24/7 News, Health, Ministry of Health, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Annual Update of Key Results 2016/17: New Zealand Health Survey

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Health – Release/Statement Headline: Annual Update of Key Results 2016/17: New Zealand Health Survey The Annual Data Explorer provides a snapshot of the health of New Zealanders through the publication of key indicators on health behaviours, health status and access to health care for both adults and […]

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Office of the Director of Mental Health Annual Report 2016

By   /  December 12, 2017  /  24/7 News, Health, Ministry of Health, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Office of the Director of Mental Health Annual Report 2016

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Health – Release/Statement Headline: Office of the Director of Mental Health Annual Report 2016 This annual report presents information and statistics that serve as indicators of quality for our mental health services. Active monitoring of services is vital to ensuring New Zealanders are receiving quality mental health […]

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Briefing to the Incoming Minister of Health, 2017: The New Zealand Health and Disability System: Organisation

By   /  December 7, 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 Briefing to the Incoming Minister of Health, 2017: The New Zealand Health and Disability System: Organisation

Source: New Zealand Ministry of Health – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Briefing to the Incoming Minister of Health, 2017: The New Zealand Health and Disability System: Organisation Following the general election, the Ministry of Health produced Briefings to the Incoming Minister, as is usual practice. The Briefings to the Incoming Minister, 2017 consisted of: The New […]

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Briefing to the Incoming Minister of Health, 2017: The New Zealand Health and Disability System

By   /  December 7, 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 Briefing to the Incoming Minister of Health, 2017: The New Zealand Health and Disability System

Source: New Zealand Ministry of Health – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Briefing to the Incoming Minister of Health, 2017: The New Zealand Health and Disability System Following the general election, the Ministry of Health produced Briefings to the Incoming Minister, as is usual practice. The Briefings to the Incoming Minister, 2017 consisted of: The New Zealand […]

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Code of Practice for Non-medical Uses of Ionising Radiation: Draft for consultation

By   /  December 5, 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 Code of Practice for Non-medical Uses of Ionising Radiation: Draft for consultation

Source: New Zealand Ministry of Health – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Code of Practice for Non-medical Uses of Ionising Radiation: Draft for consultation Privacy We may publish submissions on the Ministry’s website, unless you have asked us not to. If you are submitting as an individual, we will automatically remove your personal details and any identifiable […]

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Code of Practice for Radiation Therapy: Draft for consultation

By   /  December 5, 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 Code of Practice for Radiation Therapy: Draft for consultation

Source: New Zealand Ministry of Health – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Code of Practice for Radiation Therapy: Draft for consultation Privacy We may publish submissions on the Ministry’s website, unless you have asked us not to. If you are submitting as an individual, we will automatically remove your personal details and any identifiable information. You can […]

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Te Whānau Pou Toru

By   /  December 5, 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 Whānau Pou Toru

Source: New Zealand Ministry of Health – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Te Whānau Pou Toru Summary Conduct problems is the common childhood health condition that has the most far-reaching and pervasive consequences for later health, development and social adjustment (including offending, incarceration, substance abuse, mental health problems, early parenthood and welfare dependency). It affects 5–10% of […]

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Compensation for Live Organ Donors: Information pack

By   /  December 3, 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 Compensation for Live Organ Donors: Information pack

Source: New Zealand Ministry of Health – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Compensation for Live Organ Donors: Information pack This booklet explains the compensation available to cover loss of earnings for donors and how this process works. In New Zealand, donors can apply for financial help to cover loss of earnings, as well as travel and accommodation […]

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HISO 10068: 2017 Iwi Statistical Standard

By   /  December 1, 2017  /  24/7 News, Health, Ministry of Health, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on HISO 10068: 2017 Iwi Statistical Standard

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Health – Release/Statement Headline: HISO 10068: 2017 Iwi Statistical Standard Summary The HISO committee has endorsed the Stats NZ Iwi statistical standard for use across the health and disability sector in New Zealand.  While the inclusion and use of iwi classification is not mandatory in health systems, […]

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Clinical Guidelines for Weight Management in New Zealand Adults

By   /  November 30, 2017  /  24/7 News, Health, Ministry of Health, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Clinical Guidelines for Weight Management in New Zealand Adults

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Health – Release/Statement Headline: Clinical Guidelines for Weight Management in New Zealand Adults This publication provides updated clinical guidance for primary health care practitioners and others who provide advice on weight management for New Zealand adults. These Guidelines update earlier Guidelines with meta-analyses, systematic reviews, large randomized […]

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Suicide Facts: 2015 data

By   /  November 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Health, Ministry of Health, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Suicide Facts: 2015 data

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Health – Release/Statement Headline: Suicide Facts: 2015 data In New Zealand, a death is only officially classified as suicide by the coroner on completion of the coroner’s inquiry. Only those deaths determined as ‘intentionally self-inflicted’ after the inquiry will receive a final verdict of suicide. This 2015 […]

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Tier 1 statistics 2016/17: New Zealand Health Survey

By   /  November 16, 2017  /  24/7 News, Health, Ministry of Health, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Tier 1 statistics 2016/17: New Zealand Health Survey

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Health – Release/Statement Headline: Tier 1 statistics 2016/17: New Zealand Health Survey These tables cover the most important statistics (Tier 1) from the 2016/17 New Zealand Health Survey. The statistics included are: self-rated health smoking (current) past-year drinking hazardous drinking obesity mental health status (psychological distress) unmet […]

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