Safety checking requirements under the Vulnerable Children Act 2014.
Have you been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes?
The Immunisation Advisory Centre (IMAC) has published information about the importance of immunisation. Follow the links for documents that address matters raised in the film Vaxxed: A 2-page brief (PDF, 371KB) A 1-page ‘Information for parents’ (PDF, 123KB) If you have any …
The Ministry of Health sets standards and reports quarterly on PHO performance.
Keep up-to-date with healthy living events and information on Facebook.
From 1 January 2017 HPV vaccine is funded for everyone aged 26 years and under.
A Northern Region Head Injury and Concussion in Children pathway has been developed for primary care.
Would you like to know what we did and what we achieved in the year to 30 June 2016?
Major advances in the treatment of hepatitis C From 1 October 2016 Viekira Pak®/Viekira Pak-RBV® has been funded for eligible people who have a prescription written by any relevant prescriber, including general practitioners.
Comprehensive Care in association with Waitemata PHO’s newsletter on diabetes.
Comprehensive Care in association with Waitemata PHO’s newsletter ‘About us‘.
Dr Fionna Bell, a GP on the Northern Regional Transgender Health Services Review Group, has offered advice on the process of acknowledging transitioning gender identity for NHI purposes.
Version 3 of the PHO Services Agreement contains references to a number of associated documents.
A resource primarily for community health workers and primary care and public health nurses who work with families who may be at risk of developing rheumatic fever.
The Ministry of Health has issued advice to DHBs that verbal orders for controlled drugs are not allowed under current legislation. Please follow the link for a copy of the letter (2 pages, PDF).
Are you wondering about the health and well-being of families and whānau?
Reducing Harm from Falls is the Health Quality & Safety Commission‘s national programme for everyone interested in understanding and preventing falls in older people.
The latest national census data on “regular” (daily) smokers has been released.
The Final evaluation report for the Primary Care Practice Assistant Demonstration Programme is now available
Dr Lannes Johnson, formerly Clinical Medical Director, has a strong research interest in male health issues. Links to three of his publications follow:
Practice Variation in Waitemata PHO; An Evaluation of the Status Quo; A Quality Initiative in Primary Care; Report Number II, September 2012 This report is Comprehensive Care’s second on clinical outputs. The purpose of these reports is to enable practices …