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New measles cases confirmed in Hawke’s Bay

Friday, 1 November 2019, 2:05 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Two new measles case have been confirmed in Hawke’s Bay this week, taking the total number of measles cases in Hawke’s Bay, this year, to eleven. Hawke’s Bay District Health Board Medical Officer of Health, Dr Nicholas Jones, said of the new ... More >>

New measles case confirmed in Hawke’s Bay

Friday, 11 October 2019, 6:50 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay District Health Board is asking all passengers on an Air New Zealand flight from Auckland to Napier on Monday 7 October at 4:30pm, as well as anyone who visited domestic terminals linked to this flight, to check their immunity to measles ... More >>

One new measles cases confirmed in Hawke’s Bay

Friday, 4 October 2019, 2:25 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

A new measles case has been confirmed, today, (4 October) in Hawke’s Bay – a toddler from Hastings. This takes the total number of measles cases in Hawke’s Bay, this year, to six. More >>

Transplant hui first to be held in Hawke’s Bay

Friday, 4 October 2019, 12:30 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

For the first time in New Zealand, a transplant hui, to better inform Māori healthcare providers and influencers about organ donation, is to be held in Hawke’s Bay to support patients/whānau who face transplant conversations, or the receiving of a ... More >>

Two new measles cases in Hawke's Bay

Wednesday, 2 October 2019, 5:36 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Two new measles cases have been confirmed in Hawke’s Bay today – a Hastings male in his 30’s and a toddler in Wairoa. This takes the total number of measles cases in Hawke’s Bay, this year, to five. Hawke’s Bay District Health Board Medical ... More >>

Strike action will delay X-rays and scans

Friday, 27 September 2019, 9:35 am | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Patients needing x-rays, CT scans, MRI scans and angiograms can expect delays across Hawke’s Bay DHB locations, next week, due to Medical Imaging Technicians (MITs) going on strike. More >>

Hawke’s Bay Hospital very busy

Friday, 30 August 2019, 12:25 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

With spring carnival events getting underway across the region, health officials are reminding people to choose their health care wisely. More >>

Family statement male cyclist

Thursday, 29 August 2019, 2:46 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

The brother of a male cyclist, involved in a collision with a truck yesterday afternoon (28 August) on Hyderabad Road, Napier, has asked Hawke’s Bay District Health Board to release the following statement. More >>

Hawke’s Bay Hospital returns to normal after chemical spill

Sunday, 25 August 2019, 12:51 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay Hospital returns to normal after chemical spill Emergency cordons at Hawke’s Bay Hospital, due to a chemical spill in the maternity unit at the hospital, have now been lifted. (12.09pm Sunday, 25 August) Fire and Emergency New Zealand ... More >>

Measles case confirmed in Hawke’s Bay

Friday, 19 July 2019, 4:52 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

An infant has been confirmed with measles in Hawke’s Bay and is in Hawke’s Bay Hospital. The infant contracted the highly contagious airborne disease while visiting Auckland. Hawke’s Bay District Health Board Medical Officer of Health, Dr Nicholas ... More >>

Hawke’s Bay DHB interim chief executive appointed

Tuesday, 9 July 2019, 12:18 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay District Health Board (HBDHB) chairman Kevin Atkinson is pleased to announce the board has appointed Craig Climo as interim chief executive to replace outgoing chief executive Dr Kevin Snee, effective 12 August. More >>

It’s free and it could save your life

Thursday, 4 July 2019, 4:49 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

The new free National Bowel Screening Programme is proving to be a life saver, and a Hastings resident says more people need to take advantage of it. More >>

Hawke’s Bay DHB Chief Executive appointed to Waikato DHB

Wednesday, 19 June 2019, 3:32 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay District Health Board’s Chief Executive Kevin Snee has resigned to take up the position of Chief Executive for Waikato District Health Board. Dr Snee has been with Hawke’s Bay DHB for nearly 10 years and is one of the longest serving ... More >>

Update re Napier Mayor Bill Dalton

Thursday, 23 May 2019, 2:17 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Napier Mayor Bill Dalton’s wife Shirley and his wider family have asked Hawke’s Bay District Health Board to issue the following statement on their behalf. “Napier Mayor Bill Dalton’s medical condition continues to improve, following the stroke ... More >>

Government funding of $8.8 million for seismic strengthening

Tuesday, 30 April 2019, 12:22 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

The Government’s funding announcement of $8.8 million for seismic strengthening of Hawke’s Bay Hospital’s theatre block is great news, chief executive Kevin Snee said today. More >>

Take charge of your health now or face long delays

Tuesday, 23 April 2019, 2:32 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay DHB says five days of upcoming rolling junior doctor strikes will place significant strain on hospital resource and is urging people to take charge of their health now, or face lengthy delays for non-urgent care. More >>

Learnings from external review of sterilisation incident

Wednesday, 17 April 2019, 12:06 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Findings from the external review of the sterilisation incident at Hawke’s Bay Hospital in February has highlighted national learnings and process errors. More >>

Napier Mayor Bill Dalton suffers stroke

Wednesday, 10 April 2019, 1:17 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

“Our husband and father, Mayor Bill Dalton, suffered a stroke yesterday and is in a critical condition in Hawke’s Bay Hospital More >>

Incomplete sterilisation of equipment

Wednesday, 13 February 2019, 12:12 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

On Monday (11 February) Hawke’s Bay District Health Board became aware of an issue with a batch of sterilising equipment that was used in Hawke’s Bay Hospital operating theatres, sent to outpatient clinics and used by district nurses between 2 February ... More >>

Junior doctors’ strike will impact surgeries and outpatients

Monday, 28 January 2019, 9:17 am | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

A second planned 48 hour junior doctors’ strike from 8am Tuesday 29 January until 8am Thursday 31 January will affect some surgery and outpatient clinics planned for next week at Hawke’s Bay Hospital. More >>

 

 

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