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.
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.
Taupo Medical Centre GP and owner Peter Battersby recently joined the Pinnacle Executive Committee, promising to provide a strong voice for local general practices.
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.
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.
Notification of Meningococcal Disease outbreak in attendees of World Scout Jamboree in Japan, July-August 2015.