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Reducing the use of blood for better patient outcomes

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Latest News 30 April 2019 | In early 2018, Counties Manukau Health initiated a patient blood management (PBM) programme that saved around 600 blood units during that year.

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Counties Manukau Health re-sending appointment letters following mail theft

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Media Release 26 April 2019 | Counties Manukau Health is re-sending appointment letters to East Auckland, Papatoetoe and Otara patients affected by the junior doctors strike next week, following the...

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Strikes unnecessary now facilitation in place

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Media Release All DHBs 24 April 2019 | DHBs are urging resident medical officers to withdraw planned strike action and let the Employment Relations Authority (ERA) do its job.

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Plans in place for junior doctors strike

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Media Release 23 April 2019 | Counties Manukau District Health Board has full contingency plans in place ahead of planned industrial action by some junior doctors from 8am Monday, 29...

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DHBs welcome the ERA’s decision to grant facilitation

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Media Release All DHBs 15 April 2019 | DHBs welcome the Employment Relations Authority's decision to grant facilitation.

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Heavyweight support for Jammies in June

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Latest News 15 April 2019 | Kiwi boxing hero Joseph Parker is lending his heavyweight support to Middlemore Foundation’s 2019 Jammies in June campaign for donations of pyjamas for children...

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DHBs call for cool heads

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Media Release All DHB 12 April 2019 | District Health Boards say the planned five-day strike by some Resident Medical Officers is not necessary, uncalled for and disproportionate when there’s...

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Expo connects Pacific Social Services

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Latest news 12 April 2019 | Connecting Counties Manukau Health staff with community-based social service providers who work directly with Pacific families is behind a Pacific Social Services Expo held...

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Counties Manukau Health works to close gaps in cancer treatment

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Latest news 11 April 2019 | Counties Manukau Health is working to improve access to cancer treatment for Maaori and Pacific patients and people living in high areas of deprivation.

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New Mental Health Team for Pukekohe

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Latest news 28 March 2019 | A new Counties Manukau Health adult community mental health team launched this week at Pukekohe Hospital will provide easier access to mental health services...

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