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.
www.itsmyhealth.co.nz is a Pinnacle website aimed at patients. It includes a practice directory with contact details for your practice.
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
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?
There are currently significant measles outbreaks overseas,
including in the Philippines and some European countries. Read more.
NES will go live Monday 1
April for capitation payments - read more.
As cases of measles continue to spread nationwide here are some helpful resources and answers to questions you may be facing in your practice.
achievement rates for cardiovascular risk assessments across our
network have always been well in excess of 90 per cent and are something practices
should be very proud of.
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.
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.
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 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.
The new law aims to enhance legal protections in the workplace for people affected by domestic violence.
Listen to John Macaskill-Smith, CEO of Ventures, speak about using business to change health, introducing pharmacogenomics, and how you can find out more about how your body is likely to react to drugs on Business is Boring, a podcast series by The Spinoff in association with Callaghan Innovation.
Read the latest flu and other vaccination updates here.
Learn about what's on top for your board, our upcoming rural symposium, a new model for primary mental health in Lakes and our 30th birthday!!!
Information about the Ministry of Health's National Enrolment Service (NES).