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Maaori Health Inpatient Services
The Maaori Health Inpatient Provider Arm Service is a Monday to Friday 0800 – 1630 whaanau-centred and outcomes-focused service that provides support to all Maaori patients and their whaanau who are admitted to a Counties Manukau Health hospital. The service links patients and their whaanau with Maaori and non-Maaori community providers to reduce risks of readdressing need, through the utilisation of tools, processes and enablers across the health and disability system.
Service Delivery and Coverage
There are three key areas in the hospital that the Maaori Health Provider Arm Service focuses on:
Common interventions include but are not limited to:
service navigation and/or coordination where appropriate in the hospital setting and support for: