Congratulations to Helen Cant for recently winning the Waikato Podiatry Clinic competition.
The Pinnacle Midlands Health Network Quarterly Report for Quarter 1 - July to September 2016 can be downloaded at the link below:
The next Pinnacle Incorporated Annual General Meeting (AGM) will be held 7.30pm on Thursday, 24 November at the Pinnacle Midlands Health Network Hamilton office.
The first primary Māori health workforce care assistant pilot programme, run by Pinnacle Midlands Health Network, Waikato DHB Māori health unit Te Puna Oranga and Wintec, commenced this month at Wintec in Hamilton.
Pinnacle Midlands Health Network (Pinnacle MHN), plans to use a $15,000 grant from the Heart Foundation to help fund the trial of a new method for assessing chest pain, among people in rural Waikato.
The 'Become your own food expert' workshop, run by Waikato community dietitians, was a great success.
Pinnacle MHN and Hauraki PHO invites
nurses to a Waikato DHB workshop titled 'IV cannulation and associated skills' on
Wednesday 5 October at Waikato Hospital.
The target audience for this workshop is Pinnacle MHN and Hauraki PHO nurses who are either representing their own practice, or a cluster of nearby practices.
Attendance at this workshop will enable nurses to train and support other nurses within their practice and local area.
The expectation is that those attending will also attend three upcoming virtual forums, the first planned for November or December, and share the learnings others accordingly. More information to come.
A look at some of the statistics behind the latest quarterly report.
This report provides a snapshot of the clinical pharmacist service in the six months following the move of the GP practices to the Tokoroa Hospital site.
Hamilton East Medical Centre nurse Carolyn Irving hung up her nursing uniform in January 2016, 50 years after first putting it on.
Two medical student siblings are giving back to the Kawhia community this summer, helping people with diabetes and pre-diabetes get more active.
Read the Ministry of Health's national health advisory regarding zika virus and risks to pregnant women
Fewer children are missing critical health checks thanks to an innovative online tool and coordination service from Pinnacle Midland Health Network.
Taranaki people will have more help than ever to go smokefree this summer thanks to Pinnacle Midlands Health Network.
Sexual health in Hamilton is getting international attention, but this time for all the right reasons.
The New Zealand Health Care Home and its harnessing of data to improve long term health outcomes gained international attention at a recent conference in Sydney.
Pinnacle general practices across Waikato, Taranaki and Taupo are getting behind a campaign to help end child abuse.