Andrew Blair, Board Chair of Capital & Coast and Hutt Valley DHBs, has today announced the appointment of Dr Ashley Bloomfield as the Acting Chief Executive (CE) for Capital & Coast DHB.
New processes and guidelines mean patients with diabetes will recover faster from surgery and spend less time in hospital.
Mental health workers are excited to have renewed support for a new tool to aid in their efforts to support young people in crisis.
Improvements are being made to the management of mental health clients requiring community respite care following the review of a serious incident at a Whitby respite service.
Free short-term accommodation means family and whānau have a place to stay when visiting young people who are receiving mental health support in Porirua.
In the past week and a half, 11 people have come to Wellington Regional Hospital’s emergency department experiencing the effects of what doctors believe to be synthetic drugs.
Waitemata and Capital & Coast DHBs have welcomed the High Court judgment today focusing on the care provided to three intellectually disabled patients.
Thousands of Wellington kids are getting fitter and healthier thanks to local efforts to curb childhood obesity across the region.
Health professionals are urging parents to get support to help their kids maintain their health through childhood.
International schizophrenia and psychosis expert Professor Peter Haddad will share his expertise at a special lecture in Wellington next week.