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Year of the Nurse & Midwife: Mati

International Nurses Day Mati International Year of the Nurse & Midwife 2020 – meet another one of our magnificent nurses, Mati!

A member of the New Zealand Pacific Medical Association team...

COVID tent theft disappointing

CBAC tent Three tents were stolen last night [June 22/23] from Napier’s COVID-19 Community-Based Assessment Centre. 

The theft of the tents, used to protect COVID-testing staff from the weather,...

Year of the Nurse & Midwife: Margaret

yotn margaret Margaret Jackson discovered she needed a sense of purpose that involved a one-on-one connection with people if she was to enjoy working, so she handed in...

Wairoa X-ray upgrade underway

Wairoa xray Work has begun to install leading-edge digital imaging technology into Wairoa Hospital.

Hawke’s Bay District Health Board Radiology Manager Angela Fuller said construction within the hospital’s x-ray...

Year of the Nurse & Midwife: Merryn

Merryn A thank you note by a patient left for clinical nurse specialist Merryn Jones sums up why she continues in the profession. “It’s not how much...

Level 1 visitor policy

Visitors Hawke’s Bay Hospital’s visitor policy has returned to normal at COVID-19 Level 1, but do not visit if you are unwell and/or have any cold or...

Health and the long weekend

Choose well Veronica Sunbay If you are not well stay home, is the message heading into this long weekend. 

This Monday, June 1, is Queen’s Birthday. While New Zealanders are being...