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MidCentral Super Saturday Vaccinations Exceed Expectations

Sunday, 17 October 2021, 2:09 pm | MidCentral District Health Board

The MidCentral DHB (MDHB) made a call for arms across the region to respond to the Government’s Super Saturday COVID-19 vaccination day and the community came through. The aim was to get as many people vaccinated as possible and the numbers show every ... More >>

Super Saturday Vaccination Clinics Confirmed In MidCentral Rohe

Thursday, 14 October 2021, 12:23 pm | MidCentral District Health Board

MidCentral DHB’s COVID-19 vaccination blitz on Saturday, 16 October, will include 16 clinics in Palmerston North and 12 in towns around the region. The push is part of a Government campaign to lift vaccination rates across the country and supports ... More >>

Super Saturday Vaccination Week Begins In MidCentral Rohe

Monday, 11 October 2021, 3:08 pm | MidCentral District Health Board

A nationwide push for COVID-19 vaccinations has commenced in the MidCentral rohe and will culminate in a Super Saturday event on 16 October. To support this Government initiative, MidCentral DHB (MDHB) aims to vaccinate as many people as possible and ... More >>

Memorandum Of Understanding Renewed With Capital And Coast DHB

Monday, 4 October 2021, 9:13 am | MidCentral District Health Board

In 2019, a Memorandum of Understanding was signed between MidCentral and Capital and Coast DHBs regarding access to health services for Ōtaki and Te Horo residents. The MoU outlines the arrangement between the two DHBs, which allows Ōtaki and Te ... More >>

Employers Encouraged To Bring Vaccination Clinics To Workplaces

Wednesday, 29 September 2021, 10:13 am | MidCentral District Health Board

Employers and community leaders in the MidCentral region are encouraged to register their interest to bring a new mobile vaccination unit to their workplaces or community groups. The pop-up clinics, which have been successfully proven through partnerships ... More >>

Vaccination Clinic Heading To Rongotea Sale Yards

Monday, 27 September 2021, 9:25 am | MidCentral District Health Board

A walk-in COVID-19 vaccination clinic will be held at Rongotea sale yards on Tuesday 28 September between 8.30am and 1.30pm. The yard is located at 41 Thames Street, Rongotea, and will be available for anyone in the communtiy who wants to receive ... More >>

Alcohol And Pregnancy Don’t Mix

Friday, 24 September 2021, 1:02 pm | MidCentral District Health Board

MidCentral DHB is reminding women, partners, friends and whānau of the harmful impact that alcohol can have on unborn babies during pregnancy. September, the ninth month of the year, is Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder awareness month. Martin Macmaster, ... More >>

MidCentral DHB Holds First Low-sensory Vaccination Clinic

Friday, 17 September 2021, 3:24 pm | MidCentral District Health Board

The MidCentral DHB (MDHB) launched its first low-sensory COVID-19 vaccination clinic today in Palmerston North. The clinic, held at Milson Community Centre, saw 11 people with specific sensory needs receive their vaccinations. MDHB COVID-19 Response Manager ... More >>

No bookings required at CET clinic

Monday, 13 September 2021, 1:39 pm | MidCentral District Health Board

The Central Energy Trust vaccination clinic is open for walk-ins on Tuesday, 14 September, to anyone aged 12 years and over – no appointments are required. The clinic, at Arena Stadium 2, will operate between 9.30am and 4.30pm and people are ... More >>

MidCentral DHB Facilities Move To Alert Level 2

Tuesday, 7 September 2021, 4:12 pm | MidCentral District Health Board

MidCentral DHB will ease some visiting restrictions at its facilities as the DHB prepares to transition to Alert Level 2, as part of the national COVID-19 response to the Delta variant. Changes that have been in place during Alert Levels 3 and 4 ... More >>

Low sensory vaccination clinic launching in Palmerston North

Friday, 3 September 2021, 10:34 am | MidCentral District Health Board

MidCentral DHB (MDHB) will run its first low-sensory vaccination clinic on Thursday 16 September, 2021, at the Milson Community Centre in Palmerston North. This clinic offers a vaccination opportunity for those who have sensory needs, and intends to ... More >>

Visitor Policy Under Alert Level 3

Tuesday, 31 August 2021, 4:20 pm | MidCentral District Health Board

To ensure the safety of patients, staff and visitors as New Zealand moves from Alert Level 4 to Alert Level 3 of the COVID-19 response, MidCentral DHB is making changes to the visitor policy for inpatients at its facilities. Though the amended rules ... More >>

Vaccination and testing sites in MidCentral region

Friday, 27 August 2021, 2:56 pm | MidCentral District Health Board

COVID-19 testing and vaccinations will continue this weekend in the MidCentral rohe. Vaccinations: MidCentral DHB (MDHB) COVID-19 Response Manager Bronwen Warren urged anyone looking to attend weekend clinics to ensure they had booked appointments. ... More >>

Bookings essential at Arena clinic

Wednesday, 25 August 2021, 1:05 pm | MidCentral District Health Board

MidCentral DHB (MDHB) are reminding people that bookings are required for vaccinations at the pop drive-through clinic at Palmerston North’s Central Energy Trust Arena. The site opened bookings to anyone aged 30 and over on Wednesday. The clinic will ... More >>

Wellbeing And Support Services In The MidCentral Region

Wednesday, 25 August 2021, 6:04 am | MidCentral District Health Board

People in the MidCentral rohe are being encouraged to support each other as the community works together to protect each other from COVID-19. A resurgence in the virus in New Zealand prompted a nationwide move to Alert Level 4 last week, a move ... More >>

Pop-up vaccination site comes to Palmerston North

Monday, 23 August 2021, 5:34 pm | MidCentral District Health Board

COVID-19 vaccination capacity is ramping up in the MidCentral rohe, with the establishment of a pop-up vaccination centre at Palmerston North’s Central Energy Trust Arena (CET) this week. The drive-through site opens on Tuesday, from 12pm - 4pm, for Māori, ... More >>

Testing And Vaccinations To Continue Over Weekend In MidCentral Rohe

Friday, 20 August 2021, 6:54 pm | MidCentral District Health Board

COVID-19 testing and vaccinations will continue this weekend in the MidCentral rohe. Testing: MidCentral DHB Testing Site Manager Alison Russell says the DHB has increased capacity for testing following the move to National Alert Level 4 earlier this week. ... More >>

COVID-19 vaccinations and testing sites in MidCentral region

Thursday, 19 August 2021, 11:27 am | MidCentral District Health Board

COVID-19 vaccinations in the MidCentral region resume today, Thursday, 19 August, with a focus on priority groups, such as community healthcare and essential workers. MidCentral DHB Chief Medical Officer Dr Kelvin Billinghurst said vaccination appointments ... More >>

MidCentral DHB Services Under COVID-19 Alert Level 4

Wednesday, 18 August 2021, 6:17 am | MidCentral District Health Board

17 August 2021 MidCentral DHB will continue to provide essential health services to the community following the Government’s announcement of an escalation in Alert Levels in response to a community care of COVID-19. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern ... More >>

AFFCO delivers first COVID-19 workplace vaccination clinic

Tuesday, 17 August 2021, 11:07 am | MidCentral District Health Board

Workplace COVID-19 vaccination clinics have started in the MidCentral District, with more than 100 employees at AFFCO receiving their first dose. AFFCO is a multi-shift beef processing plant with a largely Māori and Pasifika team, located near Feilding. ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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