Blogs

Papakura Primary

Giving kids a 'fair go'

Posted by CEO Blog on 30 August 2016 |

In a previous blog, I spoke about Dr Lance O’Sullivan, who is working in the health equity area.  Helping to support that work is an exciting project calledKootuitui kiPapakura, which is tackling the issue of equity head on by helping the children of Papakura to have the same opportunities as other children in New Zealand.

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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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Mana Kidz programme helps reduce Rheumatic Fever rates

Posted by Communications Team on 15 August 2016 |

TVNZ | The housing crisis is being blamed for a sudden rise of rheumatic fever cases in the Auckland region after years of decreasing rates.

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3d printing techniques

Doctors hail 'incredible' surgery

Posted by Communications Team on 12 August 2016 |

NZ Herald.  Sunday August 7 | A throat cancer sufferer has a new jaw, created with the help of innovative 3D printing techniques - the first Kiwi to benefit from the cutting-edge technology.

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Lungs on loan

Posted by Team Counties on 9 August 2016 |

I started smoking when I was 15.  I had just started work, which meant I could afford to buy my own cigarettes. Back then there were no known concerns or warnings about smoking.

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Govt launches register of spinal injuries

Posted by Communications Team on 5 August 2016 |

Radio New Zealand | The national register would collect and record people's information throughout their lifetime after being first admitted to the Auckland or Christchurch specialist spinal services.

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Spinal cord injury registry to help NZ patients

Posted by CEO Blog on 4 August 2016 |

Healthy Together | Healthy Services

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How are we really doing?

Posted by Geraint Martin | Chief Executive on 14 July 2016 |

Recently, we shared with the media the findings of a report on CM Health’s performance.

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Community invited to have its say on future of the Manukau land

Posted by Communications Team on 6 July 2016 |

Media release | Counties Manukau Health is considering the potential disposal of part of its Manukau SuperClinic site in Manukau, Auckland and is inviting feedback from the community.

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