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Auckland DHB showcases sustainability advances

Friday, 8 June 2018, 4:17 pm | Auckland District Health Board

Auckland DHB showcased the advances it has made in sustainability, including significant reductions in waste and carbon emissions, during a visit by the Associate Minister of Health today. More >>

Illegal trading in Mangere encourages childhood addiction

Friday, 4 May 2018, 10:32 am | Auckland District Health Board

An undercover operation by public health in Mangere revealed that three out of 10 outlets investigated on a single day were selling cigarettes illegally. More >>

Census at Auckland hospitals

Tuesday, 27 February 2018, 3:37 pm | Auckland District Health Board

Auckland DHB is gearing up to help hospital patients fill in their Census forms on March 6, Census Day 2018. More >>

A+ TRUST LAUNCHES ‘MAKE A WILL’ WEEK

Monday, 26 June 2017, 10:20 am | Auckland District Health Board

The A+ Trust, which is the official fundraising arm for Auckland DHB’s adult services, is encouraging people to write their will or if they already have one, to update it. More >>

NZ Health Research Strategy to help ‘change the face of heal

Thursday, 22 June 2017, 1:17 pm | Auckland District Health Board

Auckland DHB welcomes the inaugural New Zealand Health Research Strategy, which sets a vision of creating a world-leading health research and innovation system by 2027. More >>

Auckland District Health Board signs RACS Respect Agreement

Friday, 26 May 2017, 2:18 pm | Auckland District Health Board

Auckland District Health Board (Auckland DHB) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS) aimed at building respect and improving patient safety in surgery. More >>

Auckland DHB signs RACS Respect Agreement

Friday, 26 May 2017, 1:17 pm | Auckland District Health Board

Auckland District Health Board (Auckland DHB) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS) aimed at building respect and improving patient safety in surgery. More >>

Treatment of typhoid patient

Thursday, 6 April 2017, 8:56 am | Auckland District Health Board

Treatment of typhoid patient Auckland DHB Chief Medical Officer Dr Margaret Wilsher says she has reviewed the treatment provided to a female patient who died of typhoid last week in Auckland City Hospital. “I’m saddened for this family’s loss and ... More >>

Child Injury Stats for Asian Children in NZ Released

Thursday, 30 June 2016, 11:20 am | Auckland District Health Board

Every year 3 children of Asian descent in New Zealand are killed as a result of an unintentional injury. A further 391 Asian children are injured severely enough to be admitted to hospital. That’s at least one child seriously injured every day. ... More >>

Celebrating our nurses and midwives

Thursday, 12 May 2016, 3:31 pm | Auckland District Health Board

To mark the occasion, the clinical excellence and compassionate care of nurses and midwives were recognised at the DHB’s annual awards ceremony earlier this week. More >>

Placing the wairua back into health conversations

Tuesday, 19 April 2016, 11:59 am | Auckland District Health Board

Conversations about death and dying are often difficult and can be even more so if the resources that are available are not suitable for your culture. “We know through literature and research that the discussions around advance care planning (ACP) are ... More >>

Free WiFi for patients and visitors at Auckland DHB

Wednesday, 23 March 2016, 10:38 am | Auckland District Health Board

Patients and visitors to Auckland District Health Board (DHB) hospitals can now enjoy free WiFi helping them keep in touch with the outside world during their visit to Auckland City Hospital and Greenlane Clinical Centre. More >>

Auckland DHB scores 100% in Good Employer review

Thursday, 17 March 2016, 2:56 pm | Auckland District Health Board

Auckland DHB has scored top marks for the second year in a row in an independent review of its compliance against its Good Employer reporting obligations. More >>

Think VTE this World Thrombosis Day

Tuesday, 13 October 2015, 4:29 pm | Auckland District Health Board

Haematologists at Auckland DHB are joining global health leaders to raise awareness of one of the world’s most preventable hospital deaths. More >>

High patient numbers at Auckland City Hospital

Friday, 14 August 2015, 9:05 am | Auckland District Health Board

Auckland City Hospital is currently experiencing high numbers of patients in the Emergency Department. This has been due to a number of factors including respiratory-related illnesses. We want to assure all patients who need immediate hospital-based attention ... More >>

Confirmed Measles Case Visits Auckland

Friday, 29 May 2015, 10:16 am | Auckland District Health Board

Auckland Regional Public Health Service (ARPHS) has been notified that a person now confirmed to be suffering from measles visited central Auckland between 22-24 May. More >>

Patient wellbeing at centre of in-hospital design lab

Thursday, 7 May 2015, 11:11 am | Auckland District Health Board

Child-friendly medical equipment and navigation guides are among the patient-friendly innovations being created at a first-in-kind hospital design centre to improve the experience of staff, patients, families and visitors. More >>

Have a conversation that counts… before it’s too late

Friday, 17 April 2015, 1:37 pm | Auckland District Health Board

Well-known TV household personality, Tammy Wells, is encouraging New Zealanders to start thinking, talking and planning for their future and end-of-life care before it is too late. More >>

Confirmed Case of Measles - Auckland

Friday, 6 March 2015, 5:18 pm | Auckland District Health Board

Passengers on a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Auckland have been exposed to measles, advises Auckland Regional Public Health Service. More >>

10 years of Operating Room induction program

Wednesday, 21 January 2015, 11:06 am | Auckland District Health Board

Nursing staff at Auckland DHB are celebrating this month after completing the 10th year of a successful Operating Room (OR) education program. More >>

 

 

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