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Volunteers called for following strike notice

Volunteer notice FINAL New Zealand Nurses Organisation (NZNO) members have rejected the revised pay offer from DHBs and given notice of industrial action. Nursing, midwifery and healthcare assistants covered by...

Hawke’s Bay DHB receives notice to strike

Hawke’s Bay District Health Board has received strike notice from New Zealand Nurses Organisation (NZNO), advising that nurses, midwives and healthcare assistants covered by their Multi...

Feeling unwell? Seek help early

If you start to feel unwell this winter, seek medical help early before your symptoms get worse – that’s the advice from Hawke’ Bay District Health...

Pool hoist reinstated at Napier Health

by HBDHB Media release

Napier’s disabled community got a boost last week following the reinstatement and upgrade of a pool hoist at Napier Health’s hydrotherapy pool.

Choose Well during Easter Holiday Weekend

Hawke’s Bay people and visitors are encouraged to Choose Well for health care this Easter holiday weekend. Hawke’s Bay District Health Board Chief Medical and Dental Officer...

Pandora Pond Swim Warning Back in Place

A swimming warning on Pandora Pond in Napier is back in place following today’s test results which again shows high levels of bacteria in the pond. Hawke's...

Pandora Pond swimming warning lifted

A swimming warning on Pandora Pond in Napier has been lifted this tonight following two water sample tests coming back clear.   Hawke's Bay District Health Board Medical...

Pandora Pond Swimming warning

by HBDHB Media Release

People are being warned not to swim in Pandora Pond, Napier, until further notice due to contamination. Hawke’s Bay’s District Health Board Medical Officer of Health, Dr...

Nuhaka River Swimming Warning

by Media Release

People are being warned not to swim in the Nuhaka River until further notice due to the detection of E. Coli levels that are 20 x...