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  • Amnesty: DHB urges return of overdue medical equipment

    Published Monday 20 May 2019

    Capital & Coast DHB is asking people to return any items of medical equipment they have borrowed but no longer need.

  • Newborn hearing screening turns 10

    Published Thursday 16 May 2019

    Little Indie Addy (pictured) recently joined the thousands of newborns to have their hearing screened in Wellington each year.

  • Cancer patients benefitting from extra testing

    Published Thursday 9 May 2019

    Additional testing is helping ensure that almost 1800 cancer patients per year are receiving safe and appropriate radiation doses during radiation oncology treatment.

  • Resident Medical Officers strike – 29 April to 4 May

    Published Friday 26 Apr 2019

    A number of our Resident Medical Officers (RMOs) who are members of the New Zealand Resident Doctors’ Association (NZRDA) union will withdraw their services from 8am Monday 29 April to 8am Saturday 4 May.

  • Just a little off the top…

    Published Tuesday 16 Apr 2019

    People receiving mental health support are buzzing about the free haircuts being provided by local student barbers and hairdressers.

  • Resident Medical Officers to strike – 29 April to 4 May

    Published Monday 15 Apr 2019

    DHBs have received notice that Resident Medical Officers (RMOs) who are members of the New Zealand Resident Doctors’ Association (NZRDA) union will undertake strike action around the country.

  • An empathetic ear for expectant mums

    Published Thursday 11 Apr 2019

    Ongoing efforts by maternal mental health specialists and the Women’s Health Service are seeing more expectant mothers receiving the support they need.

  • Feeding patients to go high-tech in Wellington

    Published Wednesday 3 Apr 2019

    Wellington will soon become the second of only two regions in New Zealand with access to equipment that improves the placement and stability of feeding tubes.

  • Resident Medical Officers to strike – 15-18 April

    Published Monday 1 Apr 2019

    DHBs have received notice that Resident Medical Officers (RMOs) who are members of the New Zealand Resident Doctors’ Association (NZRDA) union will undertake strike action around the country.

  • New Chief Executive to lead local DHBs

    Published Thursday 28 Mar 2019

    Fionnagh Dougan has been appointed as the new joint Chief Executive (CE) for Capital & Coast and Hutt Valley District Health Boards (DHBs). She will start in the role on 1 July 2019.

Last updated 7 November 2016.