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Pioneer nurse helps Middlemore Hospital celebrate 70th birthday

Posted by Communications Team on 12 May 2017 | | It's been 70 years since a young Esme Green decided she wanted to be a nurse.

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Middlemore Memories

Posted by Esme Green (nee Montgomery) on 2 May 2017 |

As we celebrate Middlemore’s 70th Birthday, who better to take us down memory lane than Esme Green (nee Montgomery) the first trainee nurse to work at Middlemore Hospital.

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Doctors hail 'incredible' surgery

Posted by Communications Team on 12 August 2016 |

NZ Herald.  Sunday August 7 | A throat cancer sufferer has a new jaw, created with the help of innovative 3D printing techniques - the first Kiwi to benefit from the cutting-edge technology.

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Counties Manukau primary care pilot scheme a step toward $20m saving

Posted by Fiona Thomas | NZ Doctor on 26 May 2016 | | A Counties Manukau pilot scheme will see 11 practices making changes set to save the DHB millions of dollars.

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EDs frustrated by patients with minor injuries

Posted by Lucy Warhurst | health reporter at Newshub on 12 May 2016 | | Emergency departments around the country are under increasing strain, but up to 10 percent of ED visits may be unnecessary.

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Middlemore pharmacist funds own trips to provide vital service in Fiji

Posted by Communications Team on 4 May 2016 |

Rajeshni Naidu gives a long-distance helping hand to those who need it most. 

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Busy Middlemore provides hotline for GPs referring patients to ED

Posted by Communications Team on 21 April 2016 | | Capacity issues at Middlemore Hospital have led the DHB to request GPs call ahead if they are sending patients to the emergency department.

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Middlemore Hospital asks GP help to battle capacity issues

Posted by Communication Team on 18 April 2016 | | Middlemore Hospital is so overrun with patients, it's established a hotline so GPs can call before referring people.

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Hospital full to overflowing

Posted by Communications Team on 29 March 2016 | - Middlemore Hospital is already bursting at the seams and it's not even winter.

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DHBs look to increase Maori and Pacific workforce

Posted by Communications Team on 3 March 2016 |

Three Auckland district health boards and the Health Ministry are digging deep to boost Maori and Pacific representation in the health workforce.

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