Media release 9 March 2018 | Middlemore Emergency Medicine consultant and toxicology expert, Dr Chip Gresham, is warning of the dangerous effects, including life-threatening seizures in a new batch of synthetic cannabis being seen by doctors at Middlemore Hospital.
Media release 2 March 2018 | Increasing demand, limited resources and financial challenges means Counties Manukau Health is looking at how it can provide cost effective and improved services which meet the growing needs of its community.
Media release 15 February 2018 | What is the standard procedure for sending items home with patients?Patients who wish to take tissue home with them would be required to fill out a Request for Return of Tissue part of the Surgical Consent form, and a Request form Amputated Tissue/limb return...
Media release 14 February 2018 | Minister of Health Dr David Clark has ordered an independent review of the National Bowel Screening Programme. The free screening programme is being rolled-out in stages around the country, with three DHBs currently on board.
Media release 12 February 2018 | Associate Health Minister the Hon Julie Anne Genter visited Counties Manukau Health’s Middlemore Hospital today to look at the ways it is reducing its carbon footprint.
Media release 6 February 2018 | Counties Manukau Health is limiting the number of admissions to the National Burns Centre (NBC) at Middlemore Hospital following several cases of a highly unusual multi-drug resistant organism.
Media release 28 June 2017 | The depth and breadth of health research taking place at Counties Manukau Health – in the hospital as well as in the community – was recently celebrated during Research Week 2017, hosted by the Ko Awatea Research and Evaluation Office.
Media release 28 April 2017 | A sign at the front of Middlemore Hospital’s Emergency Department had been placed there by a staff member without senior authorisation and had been left there since a period of particularly high demand.
Media release 9 March 2017 | Health Minister Jonathan Coleman says under this Government the people of Counties Manukau are getting more of the health services they need. “We’re focused on delivering results, ensuring New Zealanders can access more services.
Media release 29 June 2016 | Twenty thousand South Auckland people who suffer from long term health conditions now have especially tailored, individual health care plans and the means and knowledge to influence their own health outcomes, thanks to an innovative way of looking at how people can be supported to stay...