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20 Apr 2016
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Quarterly Report - Q3 2016

View the Quarterly Report for January to March 2016

16 Feb 2016

Tokoroa Clinical Pharmacists Service 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.


16 Feb 2016

The end of a 50 year nursing career

Hamilton East Medical Centre nurse Carolyn Irving hung up her nursing uniform in January 2016, 50 years after first putting it on.  

9 Feb 2016

Push to get people with diabetes more active

Two medical student siblings are giving back to the Kawhia community this summer, helping people with diabetes and pre-diabetes get more active.

News  
3 Feb 2016

National health advisory - Zika virus

Read the Ministry of Health's national health advisory regarding zika virus and risks to pregnant women

GPs  
20 Jan 2016
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Quarterly Report Q2 2015/16


 
18 Jan 2016

Better information sharing leads to healthier kids

Fewer children are missing critical health checks thanks to an innovative online tool and coordination service from Pinnacle Midland Health Network.

12 Jan 2016

More help to go smokefree this summer

Taranaki people will have more help than ever to go smokefree this summer thanks to Pinnacle Midlands Health Network.

9 Dec 2015

Sexual health in Waikato gets international exposure

Sexual health in Hamilton is getting international attention, but this time for all the right reasons.

News  
24 Nov 2015

New Zealand’s Health Care Home gains international interest

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.


13 Nov 2015

Buddies in general practice promote great childhoods

Pinnacle general practices across Waikato, Taranaki and Taupo are getting behind a campaign to help end child abuse.


 
17 Sep 2015

Pinnacle Executive Member profile – Dr Peter Battersby

Taupo Medical Centre GP and owner Peter Battersby recently joined the Pinnacle Executive Committee, promising to provide a strong voice for local general practices.

GPs, Lakes  
14 Sep 2015

Pinnacle GPs recognised at college conference

Pinnacle GPs John Burton and Michael Oehley were invited to share their general practice experience at The Royal New Zealand College of GPs conference recently, receiving medals as recognition of their achievements.

 
8 Sep 2015

The Network's Plan

The plan sets out the strategic direction, health outcomes and the way the eco-system will be developed to support the strategic objectives over the next three years.

21 Aug 2015

National Health Advisory - Notification of Meningococcal Disease outbreak

Notification of Meningococcal Disease outbreak in attendees of World Scout Jamboree in Japan, July-August 2015.


 
17 Aug 2015

National Screening Unit resources for the deaf

Access sign language interpretations of the National Screening Unit brochures. 

 
27 Jul 2015

A healthier lifestyle is just what the doctor ordered

Patients who could benefit from more physical activity are getting the push they need with help from their GP and Sport Waikato. 

17 Jul 2015
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Quarterly Report - Q4 2015

The Midlands Health Network Quarterly Report April - June 2015

 
10 Apr 2015

HeartHelp

HeartHelp is the Heart Foundation's website for people living with heart disease, and for their families and loved ones. 

17 Mar 2015

Alex gives an insight into managing diabetes

Hamilton patient Alex is an ex-practice nurse, a full time professional worker in her 50s, fit and has Type II diabetes. 

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