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Hawke’s Bay Rolls Up Its Sleeves For Super Saturday

Sunday, 17 October 2021, 7:47 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay people rolled up their sleeves in force yesterday, with 6,750 people having either their first or second dose of the vaccine. Latest data for the region now shows 81percent of the population having had one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine ... More >>

Countdown To Super Saturday As Hawke’s Bay Surpasses 200,000 COVID-19 Vaccines

Thursday, 14 October 2021, 3:33 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay has surpassed 200,000 COVID-19 vaccines given as the region gears up for Super Saturday. Super Saturday is a nationwide day of action for COVID-19 vaccination to encourage everyone eligible and not yet vaccinated to join the millions ... More >>

DHB Urges Hawke’s Bay To Get Vaccinated With Super Saturday This Week

Tuesday, 12 October 2021, 4:18 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay DHB, along with regional leaders, is calling on the community to get vaccinated against COVID-19 as part Super Saturday on 16 October. Super Saturday is a nationwide day of action for COVID-19 vaccination to encourage everyone eligible ... More >>

National Bowel Screening Programme Saving Hawke’s Bay Lives

Monday, 11 October 2021, 2:45 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Omahu resident Jacob Dehar says taking a free national bowel screening programme test kit that arrived in his letterbox was the best decision he ever made. “The test kit helps to detect bowel cancer early so you can be treated. “They found ... More >>

Roll-up Your Sleeves Hawke’s Bay – Get A Mate To Vaccinate

Wednesday, 6 October 2021, 11:09 am | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Today, (6 October) as Hawke’s Bay ticks off 50 percent of its community being double vaccinated against COVID-19, Hawke’s Bay DHB urges everyone eligible, not yet vaccinated, to roll-up their sleeves. The campaign titled Ū Tonu, which means ... More >>

Theatre Operations Centre And Link Bridge Open At Hawke’s Bay Hospital

Thursday, 30 September 2021, 9:31 am | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay District Health Board has blessed and opened a new theatre operations centre (TOC) this week at Hawke’s Bay Hospital, completing the first stage of its $20.8 million project to build a new operating theatre, upgrade surgical services ... More >>

Over 20,000 vaccines delivered in Hawke’s Bay, last week

Monday, 30 August 2021, 3:16 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Over 20,000 people (20,848) received either their first or second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine in Hawke’s Bay last week, from either a general practice, pharmacy, marae or church based-clinic or from one of the mass vaccination clinics. More >>

Hawke’s Bay Locals Urged To Stay Vigilant As COVID Cases Rise

Tuesday, 24 August 2021, 4:17 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

With more COVID-19 cases reported in Wellington and Auckland today, Hawke’s Bay health officials are urging people feeling unwell to get tested and to regularly check the locations of interest log on the Ministry of Health website. Medical Officer ... More >>

Don’t leave home without a mask

Friday, 20 August 2021, 1:48 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

In the last seven days nearly 1000 people have been tested in Hawke’s Bay. So far no-one has returned a positive result in Hawke’s Bay. Medical Officer of Health Dr Nicholas Jones urged people to get tested if feeling unwell. Dr Jones said the ... More >>

Test, test, test Hawke’s Bay

Thursday, 19 August 2021, 12:09 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Over 360 people were tested for COVID-19 in Hawke’s Bay yesterday (Thursday 18 August) with no one returning a positive test so far. Medical Officer of Health Dr Nicholas Jones urged people to get tested if feeling unwell. In the past seven days ... More >>

Increased testing for COVID-19 in Hawke’s Bay

Wednesday, 18 August 2021, 3:29 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay health authorities are increasing testing centre capacity following the Government placing New Zealand into Level 4 lockdown as at 11:59pm last night. Medical Officer of Health Dr Nicholas Jones said today the most important thing anyone ... More >>

Hawke’s DHB Level 4 Lockdown

Tuesday, 17 August 2021, 8:35 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Information for visitors and patients Hawke’s Bay District Health Board will reinstate its no-visitor policy across all facilities from 11:59 tonight in line with the Government’s Alert Level 4 lockdown announcement. Masks must be worn at all times at Hawke’s ... More >>

Strikes to impact DHB services

Monday, 16 August 2021, 11:17 am | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Hospital and health services across Hawke’s Bay DHB sites will be significantly reduced when nurses, midwives and healthcare assistants go on strike this Thursday, 19 August. Chief Nursing and Midwifery Officer Chris Mckenna said the first priority ... More >>

COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout A Team Effort From Health In Hawke’s Bay

Friday, 13 August 2021, 11:19 am | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

General practice, pharmacy and Māori health providers have delivered 27,861 vaccinations and provide invaluable support to the Hawke’s Bay COVID-19 vaccination roll-out, says Hawke’s Bay DHB programme lead Chris McKenna. Mrs McKenna said total vaccinations ... More >>

HB Hospital Visitor Policy Updated - No Children Under 16 To Visit

Monday, 19 July 2021, 1:16 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay Hospital has updated its visitor policy to not allow children under 16 to visit as presentations to hospital of people with RSV increase. Chief Medical and Dental officer Dr Whyman said to protect healthy children from catching RSV, ... More >>

Hawke’s Bay Hospital Extremely Busy

Tuesday, 13 July 2021, 2:08 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay Hospital has postponed some elective surgery and its restricted visiting policy remains in place as RSV, (respiratory syncytial virus), presentations continue in children and increase in adults. Hawke’s Bay Hospital currently has 27 children ... More >>

Visiting Restricted At Hawke’s Bay Hospital Due To RSV

Wednesday, 7 July 2021, 12:21 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay Hospital has restricted visiting to its maternity unit, children’s ward and Special Care Baby Unit (SCBU), Emergency Department (ED) and Intensive Care Unit to help prevent further spread of RSV (respiratory syncytial virus) to very ... More >>

Marathon Runner Grateful To Hawke’s Bay Medical Community For Saving Her Life

Thursday, 3 June 2021, 11:38 am | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Tauranga runner and mother of two, Maree Rajpal (32) has thanked the team of first responders who saved her life when she went into sudden cardiac arrest during the Hawke’s Bay half marathon. Maree was competing on Saturday 14 May, along with 8,000 ... More >>

Government Funding To Help Drive Emissions Down

Thursday, 13 May 2021, 1:32 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay DHB welcomes Climate Change Minister James Shaw’s announcement that it will receive funding for an electric vehicle (EV) and to install charging infrastructure under the State Sector Decarbonisation Fund. The news follows last month’s announcement ... More >>

Hawke’s Bay Fallen Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital Anzac Service Details Released

Monday, 19 April 2021, 1:40 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Anzac Day commemorations to be held at Hawke’s Bay Fallen Soldier’s Memorial Hospital this Sunday are expected to draw large crowds. Hawke’s Bay DHB Lead Hospital Chaplain Reverend Barbara Walker QSO says this year’s service will not only be ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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