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Learning from Adverse Events report

by HBDHB Media Release

Hawke’s Bay District Health Board is committed to patient safety and the delivery of high quality patient care. Chief Medical and Dental Officer John Gommans said this...

Choose Well this Long Weekend

Health officials are encouraging people to Choose Well when needing health care this long weekend and ensure medications are up-to-date in advance of the holiday period.  Hawke’s...

New lease on life for cots

People with unwanted cots are being encouraged to donate them to a new cot bank initiative aimed at preventing sudden unexplained death in infancy (SUDI).  Hawke’s Bay...

Hawke's Bay DHB preparing for strike

Hawke’s Bay Hospital’s Anaesthetic Technicians, who are members of the Association of Professionals and Executive Employee Inc (APEX), have voted to strike for 24 hours from...

Have your say on Health Care

Hawke’s Bay people are encouraged to have their say on a regional health proposal that sets out a range of options about how and where they...

Hepatitis C sufferers don’t know they have it

by HBDHB Media Release

Hawke’s Bay District Health Board is supporting a worldwide campaign to stamp out viral hepatitis and raise awareness to find an estimated 25,000 New Zealanders who...

New Wairoa Health Manager Appointed

by HBDHB Media release

Hawke’s Bay District Health Board is pleased to announce the promotion of Wairoa Health’s Clinical Nurse Manager, Sonya Smith, into the role of Wairoa Health Manager...