Media releases

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National Bowel Screening Programme to be reviewed

Posted by Hon. Dr David Clark | Minister of Health on 14 February 2018 |

Minister of Health Dr David Clark has ordered an independent review of the National Bowel Screening Programme.

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Associate Health Minister visites Counties Manukau Health’s Middlemore Hospital

Posted by Communications Team on 12 February 2018 |

Associate Health Minister the Hon Julie Anne Genter visited Counties Manukau Health’s Middlemore Hospital today to look at the ways it is reducing its carbon footprint. 

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Admissions restricted to Middlemore Hospital National Burns Centre

Posted by Communications Team on 6 February 2018 |

Counties Manukau Health is limiting the number of admissions to the National Burns Centre (NBC) at Middlemore Hospital following several cases of a highly unusual multi-drug resistant organism.

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Emergency Department Pressure and Signage

Posted by Communications Team on 28 August 2017 |

A sign at the front of Middlemore Hospital’s Emergency Department had been placed there by a staff member without senior authorisation and had been left there since a period of particularly high demand.

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Further cases of synthetic cannabis impact in South Auckland

Posted by Communications Team on 25 July 2017 |

Middlemore Emergency Medicine consultant and toxicology expert, Dr Chip Gresham, is warning of the dangerous effects, including life-threatening seizures in a new batch of synthetic cannabis being seen by doctors at Middlemore Hospital.

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Delivering more for the people of Counties Manukau

Posted by Hon Dr Jonathan Coleman | Minister of Health on 9 March 2017 |

Health Minister Jonathan Coleman says under this Government the people of Counties Manukau are getting more of the health services they need.

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New Chair Appointed to Counties Manukau District Health Board

Posted by Communications Team on 17 November 2016 |

Chief Executive of Counties Manukau District Health Board, Geraint Martin, has welcomed the appointment of Dr Lester Levy to the Board.

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Manukau land sale approved to proceed

Posted by Communications Team on 15 September 2016 |

Counties Manukau District Health Board Chair Dr Lee Mathias has welcomed the Minister of Health’s approval of the proposed sale of a portion of land near the Manukau SuperClinic.

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National Health Targets – Quarter Four 2016 Results

Posted by Communications Team on 23 August 2016 |

Media release | Counties Manukau Health has again excelled in reaching and exceeding some of the most challenging National Health Targets for all population groups, which were released today by the Ministry of Health.

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Latest health target results - Counties Manukau

Posted by Communications Team on 23 August 2016 |

Media release | Health Minister Jonathan Coleman says the latest health targets results show the gains made in the previous quarter have again been largely maintained in Counties Manukau DHB.

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