The community pharmacy contract that came into effect on 1 July 2012 has the provision for managing patients with long term conditions.
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.
Read the Ministry of Health's national health advisory regarding zika virus and risks to pregnant women
The B4 School Check (B4SC) pilot was set up after feedback from the Ministry of Health that certain groups were not engaging in the B4SC programme.
The Pinnacle General Practice Services Education Plan details clinical training requirements, what education is available and how it will be delivered.
This research aims to improve patient retention in the DAR programme and improve practice performance in meeting national health targets.
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