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Quality 2016-2017 Resources

Refer to the Quality 2015-2016 resources including forms, reporting sheets and more, to support practice teams in reaching the goals. 

Quality 2016-2017 Goals at a Glance

Refer to the Goals at a Glance poster for Quality 2016-2017. 

Management Matters - 15 and 29 October 2015

View the latest editions of Management Matters, the fortnightly newsletter for non-clinical practice staff. 

Resuscitation and first aid courses by St John

Refer to this webpage for information on St John resuscitation and first aid courses. 

Management Matters - 21 April 2016

Read Management Matters for 21 April 2016. 

Management Matters - 14 July 2016

Read Management Matters for 14 July 2016. management

Management Matters - 24 March 2016

Read Management Matters for 24 March 2016. 

Management Matters - 25 February 2016

Read Management Matters for 25 February 2016. 

ANZ special offer

Midlands Health Network practice staff are eligible for special rates on a range of ANZ's everyday and specialist banking products.

Management Matters - 2 June 2016

Read Management Matters for 2 June 2016

Procurement of Vaccine Fridges

 Details of how to benefit from the group purchasing deals for vaccine fridges.

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. 

Criminal threat to infant formula

Ministry of Health advice for health professionals on the criminal threat to infant formula.

Practice Matters

View this week's Practice Matters and access recent editions. 

Management Matters - 26 November 2015

Read Management Matters for 26 November 2015.

Education plan

The Pinnacle General Practice Services Education Plan details clinical training requirements, what education is available and how it will be delivered. 

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.


Workforce Trends 2009

This summary report from the 2009 workforce census covers general practitioners, practice nurses, and practice managers and administrators.

Special Quality Newsletter

This special edition newsletter showcases some of the many quality achievements and learnings from across the network. 

Quality 2014 Resources

Refer to the Quality 2014 resources including forms, reporting sheets and more, to support practice teams in reaching the goals.

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