Multi-drug resistant organism identified at Middlemore Hospital
Media statement 20 December 2018 | A multi-drug resistant organism has recently been found in two patients during their admission to Middlemore Hospital, resulting in the Ministry of Health, in consultation with Counties Manukau Health, declaring certain wards a ‘transmission risk area’ (TRA).
Planned remediation work not a safety issue
Media release 22 August 2018 | Recently we released information through an OIA request to the media regarding the remediation works required on CMDHB hospital buildings.
Counties Manukau Health contacting patients following rare multi-drug resistant organism care
Media release 26 July 2018 | Counties Manukau Health is contacting approximately 200 Haematology Day Stay patients who may have come into contact with a patient who has tested positive for a multi-drug resistant organism.
Counties Manukau Health (as at 7pm)
Occupancy levels at Middlemore Hospital and Kidz First have remained busy but manageable throughout the day, despite the hospital continuing to provide essential and life preserving services. The number of people attending our Emergency Department has been steady.
Counties Manukau Health Update (as at 2pm
Media relea se 12 July 2018
CMDHB contingency planning has seen occupancy levels reduced today at Middlemore Hospital and Kidz First.
Nurse strike will go ahead on Thursday 12 July
Media release 12 July 2018 | District Health Boards are disappointed nurses have rejected the revised offer recommended by their union after facilitation. DHB spokesperson Helen Mason, says DHBs’ primary concern at this point is ensuring the safety of patients and staff.
DHBs strike contingency response going to plan
Media release 12 July 2018 | District Health Boards say contingency procedures at the country’s hospitals are going to plan for the strike by NZNO nurses, midwives and healthcare assistants that began at 7:00 am this morning.
DHBs across the country prepare for industrial action
Media release 20 June 2018 | District Health Boards have begun implementing contingency plans following notice to strike by the New Zealand Nurses Organisation.
Questions and Answers: Whats happening at Middlemore Hospital?
Media Release 13 April 2018 | Questions and Answers - Whats happening at Middlemore Hospital? How many buildings at Middlemore Hospital are affectesd by weather tightness and potentially, mould as a result? CM Health has significant weather tightness issues in four buildings –…
Hospital full to overflowing
Stuff. co. nz - Middlemore Hospital is already bursting at the seams and it's not even winter. Last week the hospital was at 106 per cent capacity while today it was at 108 per cent.