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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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Preventing Falls focus of April Campaign

Thursday 13 April 2023

‘Get active and improve balance for fall prevention’ is the campaign goal the WellSouth Falls and Fracture prevention team are...

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WellSouth partners with Taurite Tū to improve the lives of kaumātua Māori

Wednesday 29 March 2023

WellSouth has partnered with Taurite Tū Limited to provide another year of strength and balance classes for kaumātua Māori...

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PIACT Market Day offering MMR Clinic

Monday 27 March 2023

Saturday 1 April, 10:30am to 2:30pmGetting more people vaccinated and promoting measles vaccination in the community is the goal of...

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GP MRI programme improving access to diagnostics and treatments in Southern

Tuesday 14 March 2023

GP MRI programme improving access to diagnostics and treatmentsPatients with knee, lower (lumbar) or upper (cervical) spine have faster access...

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New Southland general practice enrols 3000 patients in first seven months

Friday 10 March 2023

One of Southland’s newest general practices has reached a significant milestone: West Invercargill Health has enrolled over 3000 patients just...

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New Pou Tōkeke Population Health Pharmacists work to support health providers in Otago and Southland

Thursday 09 March 2023

Health professionals returning to the motu to support communities and whānau WellSouth is bolstering its clinical pharmacy team with more...

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Health Improvement Practitioners hit the road with new promotional campaign

Tuesday 17 January 2023

Health Improvement Practitioners hit the road with new promotional campaignMaking more people aware there is free mental health and well-being...

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Malcolm Street Covid-19 community testing centre closing 16 December

Friday 02 December 2022

Community testing and RAT collection shifting to Dunedin Immunisation Centre After one year, thousands of PCR tests administered...

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