Plans to build a $150m ‘state-of-the-art’ facility for its Christchurch health research staff and laboratories has been announced by the University of Otago as part of the post-quake Health Precinct.
A sugar tax would generate millions in revenue and save lives, the Prime Minister has been told.
One DHB’s work to become the country’s most ‘Rainbow-inclusive’ DHB and another DHB’s cultural competence programme that’s now nationwide were both winners at the recent 2018 Diversity Awards.
Southern Cross Hospitals have bought a half share in the nurse-founded, workplace-based health provider MedPro as part of a shift into preventative health.
With many adults unable to afford dental care it is an “outrage” that affordable alternative models of care have been “blocked”, says AUT’s health faculty dean Professor Max Abbott.
A $28.2m dentistry clinic is to be built on Counties Manukau DHB land offering training to final year dentistry students and subsidised care to high need South Aucklanders.
Former Prime Minister Helen Clark has paid tribute to retiring College of Midwives leader Karen Guilliland’s impact on midwifery and childbirth in New Zealand.
A health set-back has seen Dr Tim Malloy today announce he is stepping down from his longstanding role as president of the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners.