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Porirua’s First Pasifika Youth Vax Festival Vaccination Day

Thursday, 14 October 2021, 4:35 pm | CCDHB

Porirua’s first ‘Pacific Youth Vax Festival’ – a youth-led, youth-designed COVID-19 vaccination event to encourage young Pacific and Maori people to get vaccinated. When: 9am to 5pm, Saturday 16 October Where: Cannons Creek Cage, Bedford St, Cannons ... More >>

Further measles case in Wellington & Auckland

Sunday, 7 July 2019, 5:00 pm | CCDHB

Regional Public Health (RPH), Wellington has been notified of a case of measles and is asking people who may have been in contact with that person to watch out for symptoms. The infected person visited several public places, including taking a domestic flight ... More >>

Breaking down language barriers

Tuesday, 5 June 2018, 11:12 am | CCDHB

Improved signs and new information sheets are helping break down language barriers at Wellington Regional Hospital’s Radiology Department. More >>

Free visits with the general practice team at Kaikoura

Saturday, 19 November 2016, 11:33 pm | CCDHB

Free visits with the general practice team at Kaikoura Health The team at Kaikoura Health Te Ha o Te Ora are fully staffed with a team of GPs and nurses who can see anyone about anything – and it won’t cost you a cent. Kaikoura medical centre ... More >>

Four gastro cases in Waiau, North Canterbury

Friday, 18 November 2016, 11:26 pm | CCDHB

Four people from the North Canterbury settlement of Waiau have contracted norovirus over the past two days. Two adults and two children from three different families are affected. All are isolated in their own homes. In otherwise healthy individuals ... More >>

Take care with compost - Legionnaire’s rising alarmingly

Saturday, 22 November 2014, 10:39 am | CCDHB

Just as the weather improves and more of us are taking to our gardens, there has been a surge in the number of cases of Legionnaires’ disease ( Legionella ) at Christchurch Hospital. More >>

Older people benefit from new technology

Wednesday, 2 March 2011, 4:13 pm | CCDHB

Getting help to vulnerable people in the community who need it most after last Tuesday’s earthquake was made easier because of a relatively new computerised aged care assessment programme called InterRAI. More >>




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