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  • Helping creatures great and small

    Published Thursday 12 Oct 2017

    Hospital surgical supplies are playing a big role in helping Wellington’s smallest – and furriest – patients get the treatment they need and find a good home.

  • Health Care Homes going from strength to strength

    Published Thursday 5 Oct 2017

    Hundreds of thousands of people are on track to receive enhanced services and improved access options at GP practices and medical centres across greater Wellington.

  • Hospitals to gauge people’s snackisfaction

    Published Friday 29 Sep 2017

    Capital & Coast DHB will survey staff, patients and visitors to find out how happy they are with the retail cafés operating on hospital grounds.

  • Wellington hosts palliative care nursing scholar

    Published Wednesday 13 Sep 2017

    Kat Groenewald has become the latest nurse to receive a prestigious scholarship to develop her specialist palliative care skills.

  • Joining forces to empower Pacific families

    Published Thursday 7 Sep 2017

    Local health providers have banded together to boost the health and wellbeing of thousands of Pacific people across greater Wellington.

  • Make your plan – before you need it

    Published Thursday 24 Aug 2017

    Patients are being encouraged to think about what they’d want if their health deteriorated, and to record their wishes before a crisis hits.

  • Health careers on show in Porirua

    Published Friday 18 Aug 2017

    The health workers of the future were out in force to find out about the opportunities on offer at the region’s hospitals.

  • Health info, on the go

    Published Thursday 17 Aug 2017

    Patients are receiving faster, and more-informed, care and advice following the rollout of iPads to 52 health professionals working in the community.

  • Bigger and better ICU for Wellington

    Published Monday 14 Aug 2017

    One of the country’s busiest intensive care units will be expanded to enable nearly 100 additional complex surgeries per year.

  • Dignity and respect for very large patients

    Published Friday 28 Jul 2017

    Innovation and sensitivity are the cornerstones of the approach to treating very large – ‘bariatric’ – patients at local hospitals.

Last updated 7 November 2016.