CCDHB’s infectious diseases pharmacist Chris Little and the Infection Services team are making ripples in global antibiotic awareness.
Treatment changes made last year have reduced the number of hyper or hypoglycaemic – where blood glucose levels become too high or low – experienced by patients with diabetes.
The New Zealand Nurses Organisation (NZNO) has advised that its members have voted to reject the revised offer from DHBs.
As the New Zealand Nurses Organisation (NZNO) withdrew its strike notice for Thursday 5 July, hospital and community services in Wellington, Porirua and Kapiti will continue as normal on that day.
The strike notice received from the New Zealand Nurses Organisation by all District Health Boards for Thursday, 5 July has been withdrawn.
The Boards of Capital & Coast and Hutt Valley DHBs have agreed to consider the possibility of appointing a single chief executive across both DHBs.
Capital & Coast District Health Board (CCDHB) is trialling a Kenepuru Hospital shuttle connection to and from the Porirua railway station.
Improved signs and new information sheets are helping break down language barriers at Wellington Regional Hospital’s Radiology Department.
Research at Wellington’s neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) could change how red blood cells are treated at hospitals around the world.
Capital & Coast DHB and Wellington Free Ambulance will carry out a joint training exercise at Wellington Regional Hospital on the morning of Thursday 24 May.