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Metropolitan Auckland DHBs Increase COVID-19 Testing Capacity; Additional CBACs Open

Saturday, 27 June 2020, 4:22 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

Community testing capacity in Auckland has been rapidly expanded in response to unprecedented demand earlier this week. An additional Community Testing Centre (CBAC) opened in New Lynn today (Saturday 27 June) and a second will open in Manurewa from ... More >>

Record Testing As Northern Region DHBs Support Preparations For Move To Alert Level 2

Friday, 8 May 2020, 5:09 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

More than 73,000 tests for COVID-19 have been processed at labs across the Northern Region DHBs (Northland, Waitematā, Auckland and Counties Manukau). The highest number of tests received in a single day occurred yesterday (3,400) as preparations continue ... More >>

No COVID-19 Positive Results From Auckland Sentinel Community Testing

Monday, 20 April 2020, 5:33 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

Testing of more than 400 members of the public at two locations in Auckland on Saturday has returned no positive results. The opportunity to be tested was made available at locations in Mangere and Henderson. People did not need to be symptomatic in order ... More >>

COVID-19 Sentinel Community Testing Undertaken In Auckland

Saturday, 18 April 2020, 3:25 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

A total of 300 people have provided swabs for COVID-19 testing at two sentinel community testing locations in Auckland today. Testing was undertaken in Mangere and Henderson, with 150 swabs taken from members of the public who volunteered for testing at each ... More >>

Hospital EDs Are Open For Business Despite COVID-19

Saturday, 11 April 2020, 3:28 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

As we enter the Easter holiday, district health boards have issued a reminder that hospital Emergency Departments remain open to provide care to patients despite the COVID-19 lockdown. Over recent weeks, patient volumes have fallen by up to 50% at ... More >>

Māori And Pacific COVID-19 Testing Boosted With New Centres

Tuesday, 7 April 2020, 3:39 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

The number of Māori and Pacific people being tested for COVID-19 is set to significantly increase with the opening of two new community testing centres in South Auckland. Last weekend, a clinic focusing on the needs of the Pacific community opened at South ... More >>

Northland And Auckland District Health Boards Launch Daily COVID-19 Q&A With Māori Television

Tuesday, 31 March 2020, 10:26 am | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

The Northland, Waitematā, Auckland and Counties Manukau DHBs have launched a daily COVID-19 Q&A for Māori communities, broadcast on Māori Television’s Facebook page. ‘The Whaanau Guide for COVID-19’ launched on Sunday 29 March 2020 and will ... More >>

Same Flu Rules Apply As School Holidays Near

Saturday, 27 June 2009, 2:32 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

With school holidays starting next Friday, holiday programmes and parents are being reminded that the standard rules apply for stopping the spread of flu. More >>

Swine Flu – Papatoetoe child care centre results

Sunday, 7 June 2009, 12:34 pm | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

Influenza A (H1N1), Swine Flu – Papatoetoe child care centre test results Just one out of 13 results in a probable case of Influenza A (H1N1). More >>

Cruise ship due in Auckland with Flu passenger

Thursday, 4 June 2009, 9:26 am | Northern Region Health Coordination Centre

At 0700 on June 4 the P&O cruise ship Pacific Sun is due to dock at Auckland. More >>

 
 
 
 
 

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