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  • 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.

  • Energizing kids and keeping obesity at bay

    Published Thursday 27 Jul 2017

    Thousands of greater Wellington primary school kids are getting their blood pumping, and learning about healthy eating, to avoid obesity.

  • CE Debbie Chin standing down at the end of the year

    Published Friday 21 Jul 2017

    Capital & Coast District Health Board (CCDHB) Chief Executive Debbie Chin today announced her intention to stand down at the end of 2017.

  • Leading the way on infection control

    Published Thursday 20 Jul 2017

    Wellington Regional Hospital is leading the way in using an anti-staph bundle to help prevent staph infections among cardiac surgery patients.

  • So many artworks, so many stories

    Published Friday 14 Jul 2017

    Every artwork in the Taku Hikoi, La’u Malaga: My footprint, my walk, my journey exhibition, showing at Pātaka Art +Museum in Porirua has its own story.

  • Hospital appointments not affected by Ngauranga Gorge closure

    Published Tuesday 11 Jul 2017

    Patients with hospital appointments tomorrow should plan their journey in advance, and allow more time to travel to Wellington Regional Hospital.

  • Wellington to get new $50 million children’s hospital

    Published Monday 10 Jul 2017

    Wellington Regional Hospital will get a new $50 million children’s hospital thanks to Wellington property developer Mark Dunajtschik.

Last updated 7 November 2016.