Advance Care Planning is a national initiative that encourages people to think, talk and plan for their future and end-of-life care.
The Health Quality & Safety Commission is urging people working in the health and disability and aged care sectors to take full advantage of a rare opportunity.
Figures released by Organ Donation New Zealand (ODNZ) show the number of deceased organ donors in 2014 was 46, up from an average 36 donors per year (2004–2013)
As Auckland DHB announced in August 2014, the Anatomic Pathology Service (APS) histology and cytology department at Ellerslie is moving,
Nursing staff at Auckland DHB are celebrating this month after completing the 10th year of a successful Operating Room (OR) education programme.
This will see Compass Group become responsible for the procurement, preparation and delivery of Food Services in the region’s public hospitals and clinics.
Parents and caregivers are being urged to be on time, every time with infant immunisations for the best protection against serious, preventable diseases.
Auckland District Health Board (DHB) presented the winners of its Health Excellence Awards 2014 last night at the Auckland War Memorial Museum’s Event Centre.
Everyone has the right to feel safe at home. Yet 1 in 3 partnered New Zealand women report experiencing intimate partner violence in their lifetime.
Auckland DHB’s Department of Forensic Pathology is being reviewed. There is no specific concern about the quality of the clinical service standards.
National Women’s Health maternity services were once again accredited as Baby Friendly - helping new mums in Auckland give their baby the best start to life.
The ‘Falls Concept Ward’ introduces a range of innovative and tested initiatives developed by Older People’s Health with an aim to reduce falls with harm by 20%
“We have an obligation to model a healthy food environment and we are in the process of moving all our food offerings to a greater range of healthy choices."
Auckland District Health Board (DHB) is pleased to announce the finalists in the five categories of its Health Excellence Awards 2014.