WellSouth News Feed

Here's the latest news from WellSouth.
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News Releases

 

Southern touch to nurse programme

Monday 26 February 2024

The South’s first nurse prescriber programme is celebrating its two-year milestone with 50 graduates and no signs of slowing down....

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0800 VIRUS-19 line closes, ending an era

Monday 18 December 2023

The WellSouth COVID call centre, which opened in 2020, officially closed this month, another milestone to mark the end of...

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Finding the right care this summer

Monday 18 December 2023

With many visitors traveling to popular hot spots in the summer holidays – including Wanaka, Queenstown, Central Otago, the Waitaki...

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WellSouth introduces new Pasifika and Māori scholarship for medical students

Wednesday 22 November 2023

This year, WellSouth, the primary health organisation for Southland and Otago, has launched its annual WellSouth Primary Care General Practice...

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Southerners being encouraged to plan around fifth wave

Thursday 16 November 2023

As New Zealand moves through its fifth wave of Covid-19 with related deaths on the rise, WellSouth is reminding the...

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Seeking input into suicide prevention planning

Tuesday 31 October 2023

WellSouth, the Primary Health Organisation (PHO) for Otago and Southland, is seeking input to help draft the Southern Suicide...

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Be prepared – measles immunisation drive in Southern

Friday 06 October 2023

WellSouth, the Primary Health Organisation for Otago and Southland, is today asking the Southern community to be prepared against a...

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Te Hau o Te Ora, the low-cost Invercargill general practice, turns one

Thursday 31 August 2023

28 August 2023Te Hau o Te Ora, the low-cost Invercargill general practice, turns one Te Hau o Te Ora, Partnered...

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Big impact in a short time: New report shows Tōku Oranga-Access + Choice programme making a difference, service is equitable

Tuesday 02 May 2023

Meaningful and measurable benefits for patients is how a new report describes the impact of a WellSouth mental health and...

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Warm Pacific welcome for Senior Clinical Advisor Dr Letava Tafuna’i

Thursday 27 April 2023

Appointment marks dedicated support for Pacific health providers and communitiesWellSouth is partnering with Pacific providers to further increase support for...

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