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Mainetti To Launch M-care PPE Range

Press Release – ACN Newswire

HONG KONG, May 27, 2020 – (ACN Newswire) – Mainetti Group is pleased to announce a new range of personal protective equipment (PPE), “M-care”, available to customers in support of mitigating the risks of COVID-19. The M-care product range … Read more »

Health And The Long Weekend

Press Release – Hawke’s Bay District Health Board

If you are not well stay home, is the message heading into this long weekend. This Monday, June 1, is Queens Birthday. While New Zealanders are being urged to support the tourism industry by trying something different and everyone is able to move freely … Read more »

Removing Barriers To Respiratory Health

Press Release – Asthma and Respiratory Foundation of New Zealand

Asthma and Respiratory Foundation NZ are pleased to announce the translation of their first Samoan language resources, with more to come over the next year. The Managing Your Childs Asthma booklet (Tausiaina o le mai sela o lau tama) … Read more »

COVID-19 Mobile Testing Stations Set To Visit Community

Press Release – MidCentral District Health Board

People with possible COVID-19 symptoms are being encouraged to take advantage of the mobile testing station travelling across the MidCentral District Health Board region this week Anyone experiencing cold, flu or respiratory illness symptoms, no … Read more »

Record Flu Vaccination Rates For Hawke’s Bay Māori

Press Release – Hawkes Bay District Health Board

Hawkes Bay District Health Board Chair Shayne Walker gets his flu vaccine from DHB staff member Jude McCool More local Mori aged 65 and over have received an influenza vaccine this year than ever before. Hawkes Bay has also achieved the … Read more »

100% Of COVID-19 Cases Recovered In The Nelson Marlborough Region

Press Release – Nelson Marlborough District Health Board

Nelson Marlborough residents can celebrate their contribution towards preventing sustained community transmission of COVID-19 in the region, with the last active case discharged from isolation on 21 May. Nelson Marlborough Health Director of Public … Read more »

New Zealand Joins Global Search For COVID-19 Vaccine

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Foreign Affairs Minister Winston Peters, Research, Science and Innovation Minister Megan Woods, and Health Minister David Clark today announced a COVID-19 vaccine strategy, which will enable New Zealand scientists to contribute to global research efforts … Read more »

Birthing Centre Celebrates First Year With No Public Funding In Sight

Press Release – Nga Hau Mangere Birthing Centre

26 May 2020 : First birthday celebrations at Nga Hau Mngere Birthing Centre this week will be bittersweet, with a joyful celebration of the 176 babies born there over the past year tempered with disappointment that the Budget failed to deliver … Read more »

Hauora Heretaunga Staff Leading The Way In Improving Access To Care

Press Release – Hawkes Bay District Health Board

From Left: Martin Munyaradzi, a Hawkes Bay District Health Board pharmacist based at Hauora Heretaunga with nurses Sonia Pedersen, MaryAnne DeLaHaye, , Davina Te Ngahue and Roger Parr Hawkes Bay District Health Boards acting chief nurse and midwifery … Read more »

NZ Can Look To East Asia To Prepare For Next Pandemic

Press Release – The New Zealand Initiative

Wellington, 25 May 2020 – To prepare for the next virus pandemic, New Zealand has plenty to learn from the successes of three East Asian states, according to a summary report from The New Zealand Initiative. Singapore, South Korea and Taiwan all successfully … Read more »

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