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  • Vascular service makes appointments more convenient and greener

    Published Tuesday 17 Sep 2019

    Better use of technology is making hospital appointments more convenient for hundreds of patients and helping to reduce carbon emissions.

  • Education units support future workforce

    Published Thursday 12 Sep 2019

    Nursing students are receiving enhanced training and support through the latest Dedicated Education Units (DEUs) at Wellington Regional Hospital and the Mental Health, Addictions and Intellectual Disability Service (MHAIDS).

  • Electronic equipment diverted from landfill to new homes

    Published Wednesday 4 Sep 2019

    A new partnership with a charitable trust will see more than 1000 unneeded electronic items diverted from landfill each year – many being repurposed for worthy organisations in our communities.

  • Psychologists to undertake strike action

    Published Friday 30 Aug 2019

    Psychologists who are members of the APEX union will undertake strike action from 8am Tuesday 3 September to 8am Tuesday 1 October.

  • CCDHB hit by phishing scam

    Published Tuesday 27 Aug 2019

    A Capital & Coast DHB staff member has fallen victim to an email phishing scam that has seen thousands of emails sent from their address to email addresses across New Zealand and internationally.

  • New children’s hospital starts to take shape

    Published Tuesday 20 Aug 2019

    Capital & Coast DHB and Minister of Health Dr David Clark have marked the beginning of the steel-framing work for the new children’s hospital in Wellington.

  • Small change to IV lines yields big results

    Published Thursday 15 Aug 2019

    An innovative change to intravenous drip lines has seen rates of phlebitis – vein inflammation – in cardiology patients drop by almost half.

  • Masters research to benefit mental health and addictions clients

    Published Tuesday 30 Jul 2019

    Recently completed research projects are hoped to benefit treatment and outcomes for Mental Health, Addictions and Intellectual Disability Service (MHAIDS) users.

  • Sadness at passing of CCDHB kuia, June Jackson

    Published Saturday 27 Jul 2019

    Capital & Coast DHB Board Chair Andrew Blair and Teresa Wall, Chair of the Māori Partnership Board, say their thoughts are with June Jackson's whānau on the sad news of her passing.

  • Children garden their way to a healthier diet

    Published Wednesday 24 Jul 2019

    A new project that gives local children hands-on experience in growing, cooking and eating more fruit and vegetables has the potential to help slow obesity and prevent diseases.

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