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Section 2 - Practice environment and safety

Section 2 covers indicators 10-19 of the Foundation Standard. 

Section 1 - Patient experience and equity

Section 1 covers indicators 1-9 of the Foundation Standard. 

Foundation Standard guide and FAQs

Access Ministry of Health information about the new Foundation Standard, including common questions and answers from across the Pinnacle network

Taranaki Integration Health Project

Project Connect is an exciting joint project between Taranaki District Health Board (TDHB) and Pinnacle Midlands Health Network (Pinnacle MHN).


ANZ special offer

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

Clinical Matters - 28 April 2016

Read Clinical Matters for 28 April 2016. 

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.

Contraception grant for beneficiaries

A special needs grant is being introduced to help women on benefits obtain or remove long-acting reversible contraception. 

Clinical Matters - 8 October to 5 November 2015

View the latest editions of Clinical Matters, the fortnightly newsletter for Pinnacle clinicians. 

Quality 2015-2016 Resources

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

Video: Introducing xcrania™

Watch this video to find out how xcrania™ can improve your practice.

Clinical Matters - 15 September 2016

Read Clinical Matters for 15 September 2016

Clinical Matters - 10 November 2016

Read Clinical Matters for Thursday 10 November 2016

Clinical Matters - 18 August 2016

Read Clinical Matters for 18 August 2016

Clinical Matters - 14 April 2016

Read Clinical Matters for 14 April 2016. 

Clinical Matters - 18 February 2016

Read Clinical Matters for 18 February 2016.

Clinical Matters - 19 November 2015

Read Clinical Matters for 19 November 2015

Clinical Matters - 18 March 2016

Read Clinical Matters for 18 March 2016.

Criminal threat to infant formula

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

Clinical Matters - 29 September 2016

Read Management Matters for 29 September 2016

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