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More Reports Of Gastro Bug Circulating

Friday, 20 May 2022, 10:26 am | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay health officials are asking people to practice good hand hygiene and stay home if feeling unwell after more reports of a vomiting and diarrhoea bug circulating within the community. Medical Officer of Health Dr Nick Jones said within the past ... More >>

Hawke’s Bay DHB’s Chief Nurse 'Can’t Imagine Doing Anything Else'

Tuesday, 10 May 2022, 4:25 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay District Health Board’s chief nurse says this International Nurses Day (12 May) is an opportunity to acknowledge our nurses for stepping up over the past two years. Karyn Bousfield-Black, Chief Nursing Officer at the DHB, says nurses ... More >>

Wairoa Announced In First Locality Pilots Of Health Reforms

Thursday, 21 April 2022, 4:01 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay District Health Board is delighted Wairoa has been named as one of the first locality planning networks as part of the upcoming health reforms which will take effect on 1 July 2022. Health Minister Andrew Little announced the first ... More >>

Choose Well For Health Care This Easter

Wednesday, 13 April 2022, 2:40 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay health officials are reminding people to choose well for health care this Easter holiday period, make sure prescriptions are up-to-date and be COVID responsible by staying vigilant and sticking to the basics. Medical Officer of Health Dr Nick ... More >>

Health Organisations Join Forces To Keep Vulnerable People Isolating With COVID Safe

Monday, 11 April 2022, 1:49 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay District Health Board staff redeploying during COVID times to areas of highest need come in all forms, and the positive impacts are far reaching. The DHB has been redeploying both clinical and non-clinical staff across health services ... More >>

Hawke’s Bay DHB Blesses New Theatre And Admissions Discharge Unit Today

Thursday, 31 March 2022, 7:20 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Patients can soon enjoy the recently completed Theatre Admissions and Discharge Unit, which was formally blessed today at Hawke’s Bay Fallen Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital. The event marks completion of stage two, and the first clinical patient ... More >>

Redeployments Supporting COVID Pressures On Health System

Thursday, 24 March 2022, 2:05 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay District Health Board is redeploying clinical and non-clinical staff into areas of need to support COVID-19 pressures in the community and hospital settings. COVID-19 Senior Responsible Officer Chris McKenna said regional daily case numbers ... More >>

Hawke’s Bay Hospital Mobilises Dedicated COVID Ward As Cases Rise

Monday, 7 March 2022, 2:37 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

A dedicated COVID-19 ward is today being mobilised at Hawke’s Bay Hospital to safely manage a growing number of inpatients with the virus. Chief Operating Officer Chris Ash said reconfigurations within its gastroenterology building, Ruakopito, ... More >>

COVID Drive-in Testing Relocating To Hawke’s Bay Showgrounds From Thursday

Wednesday, 2 March 2022, 1:29 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

As COVID community cases rise and demand for COVID-19 tests increase, Hawke’s Bay DHB is relocating its Hastings testing location from Splash Planet to Hawke’s Bay Showgrounds from tomorrow, with options for supervised or collect and go testing. ... More >>

COVID-19 Cases Increase In Hawke’s Bay

Wednesday, 16 February 2022, 1:11 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay DHB has 15 cases of COVID-19 to report today, including five students from Taradale High School announced last night. These new cases come as the region, like the rest of the country, moves into Phase Two of the response plan to Omicron. ... More >>

Hawke's Bay Reports Five Cases Today

Monday, 14 February 2022, 1:41 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay DHB has five new cases of COVID-19 to report today. Over the weekend 15 new cases were reported in Hawke’s Bay, which included two students; one from Taradale High School and another from Eastern Institute of Technology( EIT). Both ... More >>

Hawke’s Bay DHB Urges Testing For Anyone With Cold And Flu Like Symptoms

Tuesday, 8 February 2022, 1:23 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay DHB is reporting eight COVID-19 cases in the community today, which include the four Te Mata Primary School students announced yesterday. The four other cases are linked to known clusters. Medical Officer of Health Dr Nick Jones said ... More >>

Four Primary School Children In Havelock North Test Positive For COVID-19

Monday, 7 February 2022, 5:24 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay DHB has been advised, today, of four confirmed cases of COVID-19 amongst Te Mata Primary School students, Havelock North. The cases are being treated as if they are the Omicron variant of COVID-19. The school and the families of the children ... More >>

Hawke’s Bay DHB Reports Three COVID-19 Cases

Friday, 4 February 2022, 1:48 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay DHB is today reporting three COVID-19 cases in the community. Medical Officer of Health Dr Rachel Eyre said the three cases were linked to known clusters and had been isolating. Dr Eyre said as COVID-19 cases continued to increase in the ... More >>

Hawke’s Bay DHB Reports Seven COVID-19 Cases

Thursday, 3 February 2022, 1:14 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay DHB is today reporting seven COVID-19 cases in the community. Medical Officer of Health Dr Rachel Eyre said five of the cases were linked to known clusters, while two were still under investigation. Dr Eyre said as COVID-19 cases increased, ... More >>

DHB Urges People To Plan And Prepare With Omicron In Our Community

Tuesday, 1 February 2022, 1:33 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay DHB is urging people to prepare their household for COVID-19 with Omicron circulating in the community. Hawke’s Bay DHB COVID-19 Senior Responsible Officer Chris Mckenna said as the DHB reported a further three cases of COVID-19 ... More >>

Maternity Ultrasounds Funded By DHB

Tuesday, 1 February 2022, 12:57 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay DHB is now funding the co-payments on community maternity ultrasounds making it free for pregnant women to have essential ultrasounds from Wairoa to Central Hawke’s Bay. DHB Obstetric Head of Department Dr Kirsten Gaerty said the primary ... More >>

Hawke’s Bay DHB Reports Two New Cases Of COVID-19

Monday, 31 January 2022, 1:42 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay DHB has two new COVID-19 cases to report today . Both cases are linked to a previously reported Delta case. Medical Officer of Health Dr Nick Jones said Hawke’s Bay had a number of active COVID-19 clusters, which were related to both, ... More >>

Hawke’s Bay DHB Reports Two New Cases Of COVID-19

Friday, 28 January 2022, 1:47 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay DHB has two new COVID-19 cases to report today . One case, which will be officially reported in the Ministry of Health’s numbers tomorrow, is linked to Soundsplash Festival in Hamilton and is under investigation. The other case is ... More >>

Hawke’s Bay DHB Reports Eight New Cases Of COVID-19

Thursday, 27 January 2022, 1:24 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay DHB has eight new COVID-19 cases to report today, all linked to the known Hastings Delta cluster. Medical Officer of Health Dr Nick Jones said the people had all been safely isolating and there would be no new, associated locations of ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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