ProCare Health - Latest News [Page 1]

Where Are The GPs? ProCare Surprised GPs Haven’t Been Included In Plans For Community Care Of COVID Patients

Thursday, 14 October 2021, 5:25 pm | ProCare Health

ProCare, New Zealand’s largest network of primary healthcare professionals, has today been left surprised by the announcement that general practices have been excluded from plans for the community care of patients with COVID-19. Bindi Norwell, Group ... More >>

ProCare Welcomes Announcement Around Mandatory Vaccination For Healthcare Workers

Monday, 11 October 2021, 6:06 pm | ProCare Health

ProCare, New Zealand’s largest network of primary healthcare professionals, has today welcomed the announcement at this afternoon’s post-Cabinet briefing that mandatory COVID vaccinations will come into effect by 1 December for healthcare workers. ... More >>

ProCare Joins Growing List Of Organisations Calling For Frontline Workers To Be Vaccinated

Friday, 8 October 2021, 11:11 am | ProCare Health

ProCare, New Zealand’s largest network of primary healthcare professionals, has today joined the growing number of organisations across Aotearoa who are calling for all frontline healthcare workers to be vaccinated. Bindi Norwell, Group CEO at ... More >>

Blood, Sweat & Tears From Auckland GPs Is Getting Patients Vaccinated, Says ProCare

Wednesday, 6 October 2021, 10:08 am | ProCare Health

Going the extra mile and putting in the hard yards, has seen 40.1% (53 practices) of ProCare’s 167 general practices across Tāmaki Makaurau having in excess of 85% of their patients receive their first does of the Pfizer vaccination. Additionally, ... More >>

Lockdown Stress And Anxiety Likely To Cause Tsunami Of Mental Health Referrals, Says Fresh Minds

Friday, 1 October 2021, 9:55 am | ProCare Health

Tāmaki Makaurau’s primary mental health and wellbeing service, Fresh Minds, expects tsunami of referrals from GPs for people experiencing mental health challenges as the city moves back down the alert levels and the stresses and strains of lockdown ... More >>

ProCare Welcomes Residency Pathway Certainty For Healthcare Workers

Thursday, 30 September 2021, 10:24 am | ProCare Health

ProCare, New Zealand’s largest network of primary healthcare professionals, has today welcomed the announcement from the Minister of Immigration that the government will be providing a one-off residency visa for 5,000 health and aged care workers. ... More >>

ProCare Welcomes Calls From Hāpai Te Hauora For Immediate Action On Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

Wednesday, 29 September 2021, 4:49 pm | ProCare Health

ProCare, New Zealand’s largest network of primary healthcare professionals, which represents the largest Māori population in Tāmaki Makaurau has today welcomed the call from Hāpai Te Hauora for immediate action from the government on fetal alcohol ... More >>

Rates of Māori & Pasifika vaccination improving, but still more to be done says ProCare

Friday, 10 September 2021, 12:36 pm | ProCare Health

The percentage of Māori and Pasifika who have received a first does of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccination has increased significantly over the last few weeks, but there is still more to do to reach vaccination equity according to ProCare, New Zealand’s ... More >>

ProCare announces appointment of Kaiwhakahaere Māori role

Friday, 3 September 2021, 9:29 am | ProCare Health

ProCare, New Zealand’s largest network of primary healthcare professionals, is delighted to announce that after an extensive search and selection process, it has appointed Mihi Blair (Ngāti Whātua) as its new Kaiwhakahaere Māori - Head of Māori. ... More >>

With lockdown extended for 2 more weeks, ProCare reminds Aucklanders it is absolutely safe to visit your GP

Wednesday, 1 September 2021, 11:42 am | ProCare Health

With Auckland entering its second fortnight in Alert Level 4, ProCare, New Zealand’s largest network of primary healthcare professionals, is reminding Aucklanders that even though we are in lockdown, it is still safe to visit your general practice. ... More >>

ProCare echoes calls to prioritise COVID vaccines

Wednesday, 25 August 2021, 8:43 am | ProCare Health

ProCare, New Zealand’s largest network of primary healthcare professionals, has today echoed the calls from the Mayor of Auckland, the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners and Te Rōpū Whakakaupapa Urutā, the National Māori Pandemic ... More >>

ProCare welcomes Government’s announcement over free childcare for essential workers

Monday, 23 August 2021, 12:44 pm | ProCare Health

The inaugural New Zealand Hospitality Summit - Te Tihi o Manaakitanga - has been postponed till next year due to the pandemic. Joint hosts Hospitality New Zealand and New Zealand Chefs Association say a combination of uncertainties surrounding ... More >>

ProCare reminds Aucklanders that many GPs are still open in L4 - don’t delay seeking treatment

Wednesday, 18 August 2021, 3:43 pm | ProCare Health

ProCare, New Zealand’s largest network of primary healthcare professionals has today reminded Aucklanders that many general practices are still open, despite the move to Alert Level 4 in the early hours of the morning. A number of practices will ... More >>

35,200+ Aucklanders vaccinated against COVID since GPs involved in rollout, says ProCare

Tuesday, 17 August 2021, 9:48 am | ProCare Health

More than 35,200 Aucklanders have been vaccinated against COVID-19 in the last few months since ProCare general practices have been able to administer COVID vaccines according to ProCare, New Zealand’s largest network of primary healthcare professionals. More >>

ProCare Welcomes Skegg Report; Highlights Importance Of Vaccinations

Wednesday, 11 August 2021, 12:33 pm | ProCare Health

ProCare, New Zealand’s largest network of primary healthcare professionals, has today welcomed the Skegg report which recommends that vaccinated Kiwis will be allowed to have a shorter stay in MIQ on return to the country. Bindi Norwell, Group CEO ... More >>

The Key Role General Practice Has To Play In Vaccine Rollout

Friday, 18 June 2021, 12:09 pm | ProCare Health

GENERAL PRACTICE CLINICS SHINE AS SAFE HAVENS IN THE LARGEST VACCINE ROLLOUT OF A GENERATION With New Zealand’s vaccine rollout currently at over seven per cent ahead of the rollout plan, vaccinating general practice clinics should feel proud ... More >>

Budget A First Step To Redress Health Inequity - ProCare

Friday, 21 May 2021, 3:33 pm | ProCare Health

Primary Health Organisation ProCare has welcomed the focus on health in Budget 2021 noting the social investment will have an impact on a person’s health and wellbeing. ProCare CEO Bindi Norwell says “it is very positive to see the investment in supporting ... More >>

GPs Have Played A Critical Role In Protection Of Patients During Pandemic Says ProCare On World Family Doctor Day

Wednesday, 19 May 2021, 2:19 pm | ProCare Health

On World Family Doctor Day ProCare urges all New Zealanders to acknowledge and thank their family doctor for the crucial role they have played during the pandemic keeping communities safe. ProCare Group CEO Bindi Norwell says “GPs across New Zealand ... More >>

ProCare And The Warehouse Collaborate To Increase Number Of Childhood Immunisations

Friday, 14 May 2021, 4:07 pm | ProCare Health

A local healthcare team is offering free pyjamas and nappies as an extra incentive to get Auckland children vaccinated. A local healthcare team is offering free pyjamas and nappies as an extra incentive to get Auckland children vaccinated. ProCare, New ... More >>

New Funding For Self-screening For Women Will Save Lives, Says ProCare, NZ's Largest Primary Health Organisation

Monday, 10 May 2021, 11:59 am | ProCare Health

New Zealand’s largest Primary Health Organisation (PHO), ProCare, is delighted with the announcement from Associate Health Minister Dr Ayesha Verrall that the Government will commit $53 million in Budget 2021 to support the introduction of new cancer ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

LATEST HEADLINES

  • PARLIAMENT
  • POLITICS
  • REGIONAL