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Surge in winter illnesses impacting Bay’s health system

Wednesday, 12 July 2017, 5:20 pm | Hawkes Bay District Health Board

The surge of winter illnesses in Hawke’s Bay is impacting the whole of the Hawke’s Bay health system and there is important advice for locals on how to best manage their care. More >>

Ahuriri Estuary water warning remains in place

Wednesday, 12 April 2017, 11:40 am | Hawkes Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay District Health Board is continuing to warn the public not to swim, collect shellfish for consumption, or undertake any other water based recreational activities in the area of the Ahuriri Estuary. More >>

Campylobacter Outbreak Cost estimates released

Thursday, 29 September 2016, 11:42 am | Hawkes Bay District Health Board

At yesterday’s Board meeting (28 September), Hawke’s Bay District Health Board (HBDHB) chief executive Kevin Snee said the cost of the Havelock North Campylobacter outbreak was estimated to be around $380,000 to the organisation. More >>

Havelock North area affected by gastro illness

Sunday, 14 August 2016, 10:38 pm | Hawkes Bay District Health Board

Havelock North residents are being urged to boil water as a vomiting and diarrhoea outbreak affects a number of people in the area. More >>

Measles case visited Hawke’s Bay

Tuesday, 14 June 2016, 12:46 pm | Hawkes Bay District Health Board

The child visited a number of public places in the Napier area including the National Aquarium on 9th June between 10am and 12 noon. More >>

Record presentations to Hawke’s Bay Emergency Department

Tuesday, 8 March 2016, 10:47 am | Hawkes Bay District Health Board

Presentations to Hawke’s Bay Hospital’s Emergency Department hit a record number yesterday and doctors are urging people to seek non urgent care from accident and medical centres or from their family doctor. Chief medical officer for the hospital ... More >>

Record presentations to Hawke’s Bay Emergency Department

Tuesday, 7 July 2015, 1:47 pm | Hawkes Bay District Health Board

Record presentations to Hawke’s Bay Emergency Department An increase in respiratory and flu-like illness in the community is the main reason for a record number (156) of people presenting to Hawke’s Bay Hospital yesterday, (6 July), clinicians say. ... More >>

Hawke’s Bay Hospital helping Christchurch – update two

Wednesday, 23 February 2011, 10:11 am | Hawkes Bay District Health Board

Unless it’s an emergency, Hawke’s Bay District Health Board is asking the public to see their GP first so Emergency Department staff can be available to treat patients from Christchurch if necessary. Chief operating officer Warrick Frater said Hawke’s ... More >>

Hawke's Bay Hospital helping Christchurch

Wednesday, 23 February 2011, 9:13 am | Hawkes Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay Hospital sent two retrieval teams to Christchurch overnight to pick up two existing critically ill intensive care patients. These patients were already in intensive care in Christchurch prior to the earthquake but were transferred to ... More >>

Psa: Final Governance Board meeting today

Wednesday, 17 November 2010, 12:01 pm | Hawkes Bay District Health Board

Today, (November 17) is the final board meeting of the Governance Board chaired by Sir John Anderson and is also the last meeting for long time board member David Ritchie. Chief executive Kevin Snee said he wanted to thank Sir John for the enormous ... More >>

Swine flu victim dies in Hawke’s Bay

Thursday, 12 August 2010, 9:23 am | Hawkes Bay District Health Board

A 22-year-old male, who had an underlying health condition, died on Tuesday morning (August 9) in Hawke’s Bay Hospital’s intensive care unit. More >>

Still time for young women's free HPV vaccine

Wednesday, 9 June 2010, 1:21 pm | Hawkes Bay District Health Board

It’s not too late to take advantage of the free Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) vaccine which is still available to all young women born after or on the 1 January 1990 from their GP or practice nurse. More >>

Children selling tobacco to 14 year old

Monday, 3 May 2010, 10:12 pm | Hawkes Bay District Health Board

Two children, working in retail outlets in Hawke’s Bay, sold cigarettes to a minor prompting outrage from the district health board More >>

APEX withdraws industrial action

Thursday, 8 April 2010, 10:07 am | Hawkes Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay District Health Board is pleased to advise that APEX, (the Association of Professionals and Executive Employees) has withdrawn all notices of industrial action affecting the DHB’s radiology services - effective from 5pm last night. More >>

Check your family is protected from Measles

Thursday, 1 April 2010, 3:34 pm | Hawkes Bay District Health Board

Following an outbreak of Measles in Northland, Hawke’s Bay District Health Board urges parents and caregivers to check that their family members are protected from the disease. More >>

Hawke’s Bay DHB improves health target results

Friday, 26 February 2010, 9:37 am | Hawkes Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay District Health Board topped the second quarter Health Targets, released today, with its immunisation rates and bettered its performance across the board in all areas except cancer wait times where it continued to meet the 100 percent ... More >>

HBDHB not pursing resource consent

Wednesday, 24 February 2010, 10:05 am | Hawkes Bay District Health Board

Springhill Addiction Centre will not move to a Tomoana Road property site following Hawke’s Bay Health Board’s decision not to pursue resource consent through the Environment Court. More >>

Hawkes Bay Radiologists on strike

Wednesday, 24 February 2010, 9:28 am | Hawkes Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay District Health Board (HBDHB) regrets to advise that it has received two further notices of industrial action by members of the Association of Professionals and Executive Employees (APEX) who are Medical Radiation Technologists, Darkroom ... More >>

Hawke’s Bay DHB introduces fraud hotline

Thursday, 18 February 2010, 2:05 pm | Hawkes Bay District Health Board

A fraud hotline, to stamp out health fraud, has been introduced at Hawke’s Bay District Health Board More >>

Proposed restructure of executive team

Friday, 12 February 2010, 3:29 pm | Hawkes Bay District Health Board

A proposed restructure of executive staff positions and roles at Hawke’s Bay District Health Board is the first step in a Revitalisation Programme aimed at delivering better patient care and financial sustainability for the DHB. More >>

 

 

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