Learn about the Ventures PGx programme, the training you'll need to get started and our work with Callaghan Innovation to mainstream the use of PGx in the New Zealand health sector.
As cases of measles continue to spread nationwide here are some helpful resources and answers to questions you may be facing in your practice.
The Ministry of Health is reminding all healthcare professionals and those working in health care facilities, born on 1 January 1969 or later, to ensure they are protected against measles.
After more than 30 years, Dr Carolyn Holmes retires from Hamilton East Medical Centre.
After more than 28 years, GP Mike Tombleson has retired from Lake Surgery.
There's lately been a
lot of media coverage about young people's safety online. Mental health,
non-suicidal self-harm, and suicide themes on social media continue to be an
issue both youth and adults face daily.
As a Pinnacle practice your staff can access n3 discount vouchers for personal use from some of New Zealand's leading retailers.
Interesting articles, podcasts, clinical stories and learnings related to the primary healthcare sector our GP liaison team has found this month.
There are currently significant measles outbreaks overseas,
including in the Philippines and some European countries. Read more.
I know this is a daily concern for Pinnacle members, and that it is not a new problem. We're keen to ideas from practice staff - what more can Pinnacle do to support immunisation rates?
Interesting articles, podcasts, clinical stories, and learnings related to the primary healthcare sector our GP liasion team has found this month.
PHARMAC is now funding the
new hepatitis C treatment, Maviret, a potential
cure for people with chronic hepatitis C infection regardless of the type or
As part of Budget 2018 several
changes took place from 1 December 2018 to provide people with greater
access to primary care services. Find out what this means for your practice.
Interesting articles, podcasts, clinical stories, and learnings related to the primary healthcare sector our GP liaison team has found this month.
Three generations of folk in Ngatea were sad to see the familiar face of Robyn Taylor retire from Hauraki Plains Medical Centre in mid-January, after 34 years with the practice.
Response to Medtech claims that Midlands Health Network, Pinnacle Incorporated, Ventures and Valentia conspired together to copy Medtech's software and use its confidential information.
A public campaign to eradicate hepatitis C in Tairāwhiti. Read more.
An Advance Care Plan (ACP) is an articulation of a patient's wishes, preferences, values and goals relevant to all current and future healthcare, including end of life care.
A celebration was held last week to honour the hard work of the four nurses
who completed the Pinnacle graduate nurse programme in 2018.