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Media release 29 January 2020 | Counties Manukau Health (CM Health) welcomes the Government’s announcement today of an estimated $5 million investment for a neonatal refurbishment at Kidz First.

The investment will deliver extra capacity in the form of around eight new cots to meet the growing demand for neonatal care.

CM Health Chief Executive Fepulea’i Margie Apa says the extra funding is great news and will help CM Health to continue to deliver care to some of our most vulnerable patients.

The announcement was included in a suite of capital investments announced today by the Minister of Health, Hon Dr David Clark and Associate Minister of Health, Hon Julie Anne Genter.

More information about the announcements can be found below:

https://www.beehive.govt.nz/release/boost-child-maternity-and-mental-health

https://www.beehive.govt.nz/sites/default/files/2020-01/Health%20capital%20projects_0.pdf

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