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Over 600 More Operations For Hawke’s Bay People

Monday, 19 October 2020, 3:20 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

An agreement between Hawke’s Bay DHB and two private surgical providers will see 631 additional operations for Hawke’s Bay people. Chief Operating Officer Chris Ash said he was very pleased to announce the new agreements with Royston Hospital, ... More >>

Quick To Spot Melanoma

Monday, 19 October 2020, 11:51 am | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Dale Salamonson knew something wasn’t right when he noticed a strange spot on his right shoulder. It looked different from the other moles on his body with a dark border around a light spot. With a family history of melanoma, Mr Salamonson was ... More >>

Pasifika The Heroes Of Our Community

Friday, 21 August 2020, 1:34 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

More Pasifika people are taking a COVID-19 test in Hawke’s Bay than any other population group. Data collected by Hawke’s Bay District Health Board reveals that Pasifika have been the most tested community group by population since May, thanks ... More >>

Testing Continues In Hawke’s Bay

Friday, 14 August 2020, 1:55 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Over 500 people were tested for COVID-19 in Hawke’s Bay yesterday (Thursday 13 August) with no-one returning a positive test so far. Hawke’s Bay DHB Medical Officer Nick Jones said people in Hawke’s Bay with cold and flu like symptoms were being ... More >>

Hundreds Tested In Hawke’s Bay – So Far All In The Clear

Thursday, 13 August 2020, 1:52 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Hundreds of people were tested for COVID-19 in Hawke’s Bay yesterday with no-one returning a positive test so far. Healthcare workers were kept busy with a steady stream of people seeking tests in Napier, Hastings, Wairoa and Central Hawke’s ... More >>

Riding For Health At Irongate School

Thursday, 30 July 2020, 11:58 am | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Tamariki at Irongate School, Flaxmere are improving their health and wellbeing while learning in the community – thanks to the freedom of having two wheels under them. Choosing to bike instead of taking the bus on a class trip is becoming part of the ... More >>

More Hip And Knee Operations For Hawke’s Bay People

Monday, 27 July 2020, 11:35 am | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay people will now have access to 200 hip and knee joint replacement elective operations thanks to a new partnership agreement with Royston Hospital and Hawke’s Bay DHB. Chief Operating Officer Chris Ash said he was very pleased to ... More >>

Surgical And Radiology Redevelopments Get Go-ahead At Hawke’s Bay Hospital

Wednesday, 8 July 2020, 4:01 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay Hospital’s radiology and surgical service upgrades are poised to get underway within the next few months following Crown funding approval formally announced by Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern in Napier today. The DHB presented businesses ... More >>

Latest Disease Testing Technology A Game-changer

Thursday, 4 June 2020, 12:08 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Testing for disease in Hawke’s Bay has taken a huge leap forward, with the commissioning of a new, advanced technology, molecular analyser at Hawke’s Bay Hospital’s Laboratory. Until now, samples being tested for difficult to diagnose conditions had to be shipped ... More >>

Health And The Long Weekend

Wednesday, 27 May 2020, 3:10 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

If you are not well stay home, is the message heading into this long weekend. This Monday, June 1, is Queen’s Birthday. While New Zealanders are being urged to support the tourism industry by trying something different and everyone is able to move freely ... More >>

Pharmacists Adapting To Meet Community Needs

Friday, 1 May 2020, 3:40 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay pharmacists have tweaked their hours and changed the way they are working to ensure they can continue to serve the community during this challenging time. Pharmacists are doing what they can to keep services available and manage the ... More >>

One New COVID Case Reported In Hawke’s Bay

Tuesday, 28 April 2020, 1:53 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

The Ministry of Health today reported one new COVID-19 case in Hawke’s Bay. This takes the total for the region to 44. Medical Officer of Health Dr Nick Jones said the new case, a female, was a healthcare worker at Gladys Mary Care Home, Napier. ... More >>

No New COVID-19 Cases Reported In Hawke’s Bay

Friday, 24 April 2020, 3:28 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

The Ministry of Health today reported no new COVID-19 cases in Hawke’s Bay. The total for the region remains at 42 with 26 of those people now fully recovered. Medical Officer of Health Dr Nick Jones said the District Health Board and Health Hawke’s ... More >>

Flush Old Water From Pipes Before Reopening Business

Friday, 24 April 2020, 2:40 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Health officials are reminding business owners planning to reopen during Alert Level 3 to flush old water from their pipes prior to reopening to ensure drinking water is fresh. Hawke’s Bay District Health Board drinking water assessor, Reynold Ball, ... More >>

No New COVID-19 Cases Reported In Hawke’s Bay

Thursday, 23 April 2020, 2:28 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

The Ministry of Health today reported no new COVID-19 cases in Hawke’s Bay. The total for the region remains at 42 with 26 of those people now fully recovered. Medical Officer of Health Dr Nick Jones said the District Health Board and Health Hawke’s ... More >>

One New COVID-19 Case In Hawke’s Bay

Wednesday, 22 April 2020, 4:03 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Hawke’s Bay District Health Board has reported one new Covid-19 case in Hawke’s Bay today, bringing the total for the region to 42. Medical Officer of Health Dr Nick Jones said the newly confirmed case was a household member of a previously confirmed ... More >>

No New Cases – More Than Half Now Recovered

Monday, 20 April 2020, 1:51 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

More than half of the 41 people with COVID-19 in Hawke’s Bay have since recovered. The region’s total remains at 41 with no new cases reported by the Ministry of Health today. Medical Officer of Health Dr Nick Jones said 24 people had since recovered ... More >>

COVID Cases Remain At 41 In Hawke’s Bay – 20 Now Recovered

Saturday, 18 April 2020, 1:28 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

Twenty out of 41 people with COVID-19 in Hawke’s Bay have since recovered. The region’s total remains at 41 with no new cases reported by the Ministry of Health today. Medical Officer of Health Dr Rachel Eyre said it was pleasing half of the ... More >>

No New COVID-19 Cases In Hawke’s Bay

Friday, 17 April 2020, 3:05 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

The number of COVID-19 cases in Hawke’s Bay remain at 41 with no new cases reported by the Ministry of Health today. More >>

Hawke’s Bay COVID-19 Update – No Room For Complacency Warns Medical Officer Of Health

Thursday, 16 April 2020, 1:58 pm | Hawke's Bay District Health Board

For the third consecutive day in a row, the Ministry of Health reported no new cases of COVID-19 in Hawke’s Bay – the total for the region remains at 41. Medical Officer of Health Dr Nick Jones said while the news was pleasing, he warned there ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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