Counties Manukau Health has received multiple questions about power issues that have affected CMDHB facilities. Please see below précis of power issues/outages and a copy of CMH indicative Facilities Capital Requirements table. Counties Manukau Health will not be conducting any interviews on this subject.
Media release 2 April 2018 | District Health Boards say normal hospital services will be available over the next two weeks while nurses undertake pickets in support of claims about their pay and working conditions. The NZNO is organising a picket outside Middlemore Hospital for Tuesday 10 April 6.
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.
Latest news 1 September 2017 | Expression of Interest for a Consumer Council member within the Counties Manukau Patient Whaanau Centred Care Consumer CouncilCounties Manukau Health has a Consumer Council who represents the interests of consumers.
Stuff. co. nz 12 May 2017 | It's been 70 years since a young Esme Green decided she wanted to be a nurse. The year was 1947 and the 20-year-old dressmaker was living in Otahuhu when a new south Auckland hospital opened its doors on May 3.