Latest News 17 January 2020|Counties Manukau Health has full contingency plans in place for industrial action by Sonographers who are members of the APEX union. Sonographers will strike for 12 weeks from Saturday, 18 January, 2020. The majority of our health services will not be affected by strike action.
Latest News Wednesday 15 January 2020|The family of a three-year-old Manurewa toddler with a rare chromosome condition say they would be lost without the support of the Kidz First children’s hospital at Middlemore, which has been a second home to their family in recent years.
Media Release 24 December 2019 |Eighty nine year old Mrs Sproul is currently second equal on the scoreboard in Middlemore’s Ward 5 corridor golf championship. The spritely octogenarian is one of several Counties Manukau Health elderly patients being put through their paces in the name of rehabilitation.
Latest News 24 December 2019|Status updates for patients injured in the Whakaari/White Island volcanic eruption can be found on the Ministry of Health website https://www. health. govt.
Media Release 24 December 2019 |Being in hospital on Christmas Day is probably not anyone’s idea of fun. However, for those patients who can’t be home for December 25, a bit of festivity will still be served up on their dinner tray.
Media Release 23 December 2019 |It’s the festive season and that means our community will be making the most of long summer days including visiting whaanau and friends, barbeques, trips to the beach, and enjoying some Christmas cheer.
Postponement of surgeries inevitable as Middlemore responds to ongoing care of White Island patients
Media Release 20 December 2019\Ongoing pressure on Middlemore Hospital’s surgery and critical care departments, as a result of the essential role it is playing in the coordination and care of burns patients affected by the Whakaari/White Island volcanic eruption, means elective surgeries are being postponed.
Media Release 19 December 2019|In the wake of the Whakaari/White Island tragedy, Middlemore Hospital, host of the National Burns Service has been overrun with generous offers of help. Members of the public, deeply moved by the tragedy, have offered food, accommodation and transport.
Media release 18 December 2019 l Every December, 65-year-old David Broughton looks forward to spreading Christmas joy to whaanau at Hunters Plaza in Papatoetoe as their resident Santa. This year putting on the red suit has taken on a whole new meaning.
Media release 17 December 2019 | As Middlemore Hospital, hosting the National Burns Service, continues to respond to the Whakaari/White Island eruption, the demands on our Burns Unit have been immense.