A new service funded by Waikato District Health Board will enable general practices in the Waikato region to help long term secondary care mental health patients transition to primary care.
Implementation of Pinnacle's Health Care Home began in 2011 at three practices in Hamilton. Find out about our learnings so far.
Midlands Health Network's Primary Mental Health Service makes it easier for general practice to support patients with mild to moderate mental health issues.
30 GP-led clinics and nine registered nurse-led clinics are in place in Waikato high schools, teen parent units or alternative education.
The B4 School Check is a nationwide programme offering a free health and development check for four year olds. Refer to the resources in this article.
The network is working with providers to create one shared view of the information held for children's health milestones.
Primary Options gives practices access to a range of funded community, diagnostic, therapeutic treatment and logistical services to help treat acute patients.
The ManageMyHealth™ patient portal and shared electronic health record are being rolled out across the network to let improve access to and continuity of care for patients.