The Infectious Diseases team is made up of specialists in infectious diseases with a registrar training in the discipline. The team liaises closely with the clinical microbiologists in the laboratory as well as specialist pharmacists, nurses and infection control personnel.
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Patient Safety and Antibiotic Awareness 2018
From 4 to 18 November, Counties Manukau Health will be participating in Patient Safety and Antibiotic Awareness weeks. This campaign is observed around the world and provides an opportunity to learn more about the problem of antibiotic resistance and to think about ways to optimise hand hygiene, prescribing and the use of antibiotics in order to address this significant health problem.