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10 Practices Join the Health Care Home Programme

Wednesday 23 December 2020

Over 53,000 more patients in the Southern region are set to benefit from the Southern Health Care Home programme, as...

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WellSouth call centre supporting general practices to meet smoking cessation targets

Tuesday 15 December 2020

Working on behalf of general practices in its primary health network, WellSouth is reaching out to patients who smoke, offering...

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Clutha Health First ramps up patient portal use

Monday 14 December 2020

More hard-work than hard-sell, Clutha Health First used a simple but effective approach to growing patient portal usage, adding more...

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Perseverance despite a pandemic: WellSouth Annual Report 2020

Thursday 12 November 2020

COVID-19 features large, but WellSouth Primary Health Network and general practice have made progress supporting primary health care...

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National MMR Campaign for 15 to 30 year-olds 

Thursday 12 November 2020

The Government is rolling out a year-long national measles campaign – called Guardians of the Future - with a focus...

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Where to Get COVID-19 Testing Labour Day Weekend

Friday 23 October 2020

Ministry of Health officials recommend patients needing COVID-19 testing should not delay and should get tested as quickly as possible...

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Take the test, Queenstown! Pop up testing clinic 08 October

Thursday 08 October 2020

People in Queenstown Lakes with COVID-19 symptoms, plus all hospitality workers whether they have symptoms or not, are encouraged to...

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Health Care Home programme expanding in Southern

Wednesday 23 September 2020

Equity focus of next stage of implementationThe Health Care Home programme is again expanding in the Southern region.The model of...

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Harti Hauora provides more support for Māori community in Southland

Friday 18 September 2020

Media Release18 September 2020Harti Hauora provides more support for Māori community in Southland Helping tamariki Māori avoid hospital admissions...

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 Pop-up surveillance testing for COVID-19 in Gore, Friday 04 September

Thursday 03 September 2020

News Release 01 September 2020 Pop-up surveillance testing for COVID-19 in Gore, Friday 04 September Gore district residents are...

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