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.
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.
Oto Med has experienced a steady rise in the number of patients accessing their patient portal since beginning their push in September 2018.
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.
GP Paul Stephens will
retire this month, after starting the practice in 1977 alongside Dr Jim and
Information about the Ministry of Health's National Enrolment Service (NES).
'A guide for clinical
management in type 2 diabetes' is now available for Waikato general practice.
Practices within the network - and beyond - are onboarding and indici continues to mature and strengthen.
We're making some important changes in the way we store and use data to increase security, decrease costs and administration, plus open up new possibilities for understanding the health status and needs of the people in our region.
Download the 2018 annual report.
A change of chief executive comes into place for Pinnacle MHN on 1 August.