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Flu And COVID-19 Vaccinations On Offer At Several Auckland Pop-ups This Weekend

Friday, 6 May 2022, 2:59 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

People eligible for both the free flu vaccine and their next COVID-19 vaccination, can head along to multiple community pop-up events happening across the city tomorrow (Saturday). It is safe to get both your flu and COVID-19 vaccination at the same ... More >>

Auckland COVID-19 Vaccination Sites Join City’s Flu Vaccine Roll-out

Tuesday, 3 May 2022, 2:34 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

Auckland’s COVID-19 vaccination centres will this week begin offering the flu vaccine to those eligible, supporting the city’s biggest ever flu vaccine roll-out ahead of an expected winter surge. Māori and Pacific health provider partners of ... More >>

Where Whānau Can Get Boosted And Tamariki Vaccinated This Anzac Weekend

Friday, 22 April 2022, 3:57 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

There are multiple pop-ups happening over the long weekend across Tāmaki Makaurau where whānau aged 16 and over can get their booster dose and their tamariki aged 5 to 11 immunised against COVID-19. See below for further details on Saturday’s ... More >>

Most Vaccination And Testing Sites Re-open After Monday’s Storm

Tuesday, 22 March 2022, 2:16 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

Most vaccination centres and testing sites in Tāmaki Makaurau have re-opened or moved indoors after flooding and storm damage caused disruption yesterday. Westgate and Mt Wellington vaccination centres are now operating indoors only. Ōtara vaccination ... More >>

New, Free Medical Service For Aucklanders With COVID-19 And Their Isolating Whānau

Tuesday, 1 March 2022, 1:05 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

In an effort to help relieve pressure on emergency departments across Tāmaki Makaurau, the Northern Region Health Coordination Centre (NRHCC) has launched four Whānau HQ Care Hubs. The hubs – two in south Auckland, one on the north shore and one ... More >>

RATs To Be Rolled Out At Testing Centres Across Auckland

Sunday, 20 February 2022, 2:13 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

From tomorrow, people needing a test and presenting to a community testing centre in the Auckland region may be given a rapid antigen test (RAT). These people will be screened upon arrival by testing staff to determine which COVID-19 test is most ... More >>

Vaccination Sites Open, Pop-ups This Auckland Anniversary Weekend

Friday, 28 January 2022, 4:01 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

Nearly all vaccination centres across Tāmaki Makaurau will be open this long weekend, to allow people to get their booster doses and their tamariki aged 5 to 11 immunised against COVID-19 in time for school. There are also a few pop-up events happening ... More >>

New Drive-through Vaccination Centre For Auckland’s North Shore As Part Of Drive For Booster Doses

Thursday, 13 January 2022, 2:16 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

In preparation for an exceptionally busy start to 2022, a new drive-through vaccination centre on Auckland’s North Shore has been announced today. From Monday 17 January, the site at Eventfinda Stadium in Wairau Valley will operate 7 days a week from 9am ... More >>

COVID-19 Negative Traveller From Managed Isolation Leaves Hospital

Monday, 20 December 2021, 4:22 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

We can confirm that a person who had tested negative for COVID-19 on Day 0 after entering New Zealand, was transferred to Middlemore Hospital from a Managed Isolation Facility at midnight on Sunday (19/12). The patient later left the Emergency Department ... More >>

All Three Auckland DHBs Hit 90 Per Cent First Dose Milestone For Pacific

Thursday, 9 December 2021, 1:01 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

Auckland’s eligible Pacific population has successfully hit 90 per cent first dose vaccinations across all three of the city’s DHBs. Counties Manukau DHB, with the largest Pacific population (over 116,000) in New Zealand, has joined Auckland ... More >>

COVID-19 Testing Key To Managing Delta Outbreak In Auckland

Wednesday, 8 December 2021, 3:56 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

During the Delta outbreak there have been 1.7m COIVD-19 tests processed through Auckland laboratories. Northern Region Health Coordination Centre Lead (and Counties Manukau Health CEO) Fepulea’i Margie Apa says, “This intensive testing has been ... More >>

Metro Auckland Hits 90 Per Cent Double-dose Milestone

Saturday, 4 December 2021, 5:58 am | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

80 per cent of Māori in Tamaki Makaurau fully vaccinated On the first day out of lockdown, Aotearoa’s biggest city is celebrating more than one significant vaccination achievement. Ninety per cent of the eligible population in Tāmaki Makaurau is now ... More >>

Last Weekend To Get Fully Vaccinated In Time For Christmas

Friday, 26 November 2021, 2:19 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

Pop along to more than 20 festive events happening across the city With just 29 days to go, this is the last weekend for people to ensure they can be fully vaccinated for Christmas, so Tāmaki Makaurau is once again turning it on with vaccination events ... More >>

COVID-19 Home Isolation Cases Urged To Seek The Help They Need Without Delay

Tuesday, 23 November 2021, 11:01 am | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

In metro Auckland today, the Northern Region Health Coordination Centre (NRHCC) is coordinating the support of 1,441 COVID-19 positive cases to safely isolate at home. As the number of people isolating at home in Auckland will increase over the ... More >>

First DHB In Aotearoa Hits 90 Per Cent Double-dose Milestone

Friday, 19 November 2021, 3:11 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

It’s a momentous day for Tāmaki Makaurau, with Auckland District Health Board this afternoon becoming the first DHB in the country to reach the 90 per cent double-dose milestone. The city’s two other DHBs are also rapidly bearing down on the target, ... More >>

Auckland Vaccination Programme Increases Focus To Outreach And Events

Tuesday, 16 November 2021, 1:34 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

With almost 90 percent of Aucklanders now fully vaccinated, the vaccination programme for Tāmaki Makurau is transitioning to a more extensive community-based outreach approach to continue to make it easier for people to get their vaccinations. This ... More >>

Pacific Island Hopper Mass Drive-through Vaccination Tour

Friday, 12 November 2021, 2:26 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

Polynesia descends on Auckland’s Mt Smart Stadium for the weekend From the moment people enter Auckland’s Mt Smart Stadium for a vaccination event this weekend, they will be transported beyond the country’s borders with the welcoming sights ... More >>

Pasifika Sports Stars Want Their Community To ‘Stay In The Game – Get The Shot’

Wednesday, 3 November 2021, 4:30 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

Some of the biggest names in Pasifika sport have joined forces to support a vaccination drive for young Pasifika to encourage them to ‘Stay in the Game – Get the shot’ so they can get back on the playing fields this summer. The group, now known as the ... More >>

GP Conversation Pilot Programme Extended, Nurse Practitioners Included

Monday, 1 November 2021, 1:23 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

Auckland’s GP COVID-19 conversation programme has been extended following the success of the initial pilot, with at least one in four people going on to get vaccinated afterwards. The GP conversations initiative was launched earlier this month by the ... More >>

Hip Hop And Street Heroes Drive Up First Dose Vaccinations In South Auckland

Monday, 25 October 2021, 6:01 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

Two events aimed at increasing Maaori vaccination rates in south Auckland today have so far attracted close to 200 people, most of them receiving first dose vaccinations. Some of south Auckland’s leading Maaori health providers set off from Manurewa ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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