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15 hospitalised with diarrhoea and vomiting after R&V

Monday, 1 January 2018, 3:00 pm | Tairawhiti DHB

Fifteen people who were at the Rhythm and Vines music festival were admitted to Gisborne Hospital early this morning with severe vomiting and diarrhoea. More >>

Still time to get immunised against flu

Friday, 7 August 2015, 5:19 pm | Tairawhiti DHB

Friday 7 August 2015 Tairawhiti District Health www.tdh.org.nz There is still time to get immunised against influenza says Margot McLean, Tairawhiti District Health Medical Officer of Health. Recently released figures show that Tairāwhiti had the ... More >>

TDH’s finances expected to improve

Saturday, 28 February 2015, 10:23 am | Tairawhiti DHB

A very busy winter, more cancer patients getting more treatment and extra hip and knee operations have contributed to a poor financial result for Tairāwhiti District Health seven months into the financial year. More >>

TDH Quality Account shows continued focus on patient safety

Thursday, 1 January 2015, 12:48 pm | Tairawhiti DHB

Tairāwhiti District Health (TDH) completed a number of projects in the last year to improve healthcare for the people of Tairāwhiti and these are covered in the 2013/14 Quality Account that was released just prior to Christmas. More >>

Gisborne Emergency Dept. not overwhelmed by festival

Thursday, 1 January 2015, 12:46 pm | Tairawhiti DHB

Four people were seen by the Gisborne Hospital Emergency Department (ED) as a result of the riot at BW campground last night. Of the four, one 19 year old male was admitted to hospital and is in a stable condition. More >>

See your GP and keep ED for emergencies only

Tuesday, 23 December 2014, 11:20 am | Tairawhiti DHB

If it is not an emergency it won’t be treated like one at Gisborne Hospital’s Emergency Department. With thousands of extra people expected in the city for the Rhythm and Vines festival it is important that people needing non-urgent healthcare ... More >>

Congratulations to 2014 NEtP graduates

Friday, 12 December 2014, 2:03 pm | Tairawhiti DHB

Thirteen registered nurses celebrated graduating from the 2014 Nurse Entry to Practice (NEtP) Programme on 11 December. Ten months ago all were newly qualified but with little experience. More >>

Pat lobbied for dialysis unit she now uses

Tuesday, 9 September 2014, 3:35 pm | Tairawhiti DHB

Pat Middlemiss is one patient who is very grateful dialysis treatment is now available in Gisborne. After years of peritoneal dialysis and then home haemodialysis with the help of her husband Dave, things changed in November 2013. More >>

Long-term look at East Coast health services

Monday, 28 July 2014, 12:00 pm | Tairawhiti DHB

Long-term look at East Coast health services Wednesday 9 July 2014 Tairawhiti District Health www.tdh.org.nz More >>

Visiting restrictions lifted at Gisborne Hospital

Tuesday, 3 December 2013, 12:27 pm | Tairawhiti DHB

Tairawhiti District Health has lifted visiting restrictions at Gisborne Hospital, now that an outbreak of gastroenteritis among patients has ceased. More >>

Tairawhiti DHB has “obligation” to learn from experience

Thursday, 21 November 2013, 3:30 pm | Tairawhiti DHB

Tairawhiti District Health has made changes to its falls assessment and care planning processes following investigations into four serious adverse events in the 2012/2013 financial year, one fewer than the previous year. More >>

Community consultation hui begin on the East Coast

Thursday, 12 September 2013, 3:23 pm | Tairawhiti DHB

Consultation meetings are underway on the East Coast as, Ngati Porou Hauora Te Runanganui o Ngati Porou and Tairawhiti District Health seek input on a review of health services for the Coast. More >>

Update re Gisborne Hospital

Friday, 21 December 2007, 8:45 am | Tairawhiti DHB

Gisborne Hospital is functioning and able to receive and admit patients. No patients were injured during the earthquake and all patients are safe. More >>

Gisborne Hospital sustains damage in quake

Friday, 21 December 2007, 8:43 am | Tairawhiti DHB

Below is a brief statement from Jim Green, Chief Executive of Tairawhiti District Health Board. More >>