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Reappointment of Dr Lester Levy welcomed

Waitemata District Health Board Chief Executive Officer Dr Dale Bramley has welcomed the reappointment of Dr Lester Levy as the DHB’s Chairman for a further three years from June 5.Dr...

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Purpose-built Mental Health facility opened by New Zealand's fastest-growing DHB

Ministers Hon Jonathan Coleman and Hon Maggie Barry will today open Waitemata District Health Board’s new dedicated mental health facility He Puna Wāiora – A pool of wellness.

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Site works underway on Waitakere Hospital’s Emergency Department expansion and hospital exit lane

Site works are now underway on the major expansion of Waitakere Hospital’s Emergency Department.

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New Waitakere Hospital pharmacy to provide convenient onsite access to medicines

Waitakere Hospital will soon be home to a dedicated outpatient pharmacy making hard‐to‐access medicines readily available for west Auckland patients before they leave the hospital.

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Measles Alert - protect your child by making immunisation priority

Parents are being urged to ensure their children’s immunisations are up-to-date following confirmation of a measles case in Canterbury.

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Immunise to protect vulnerable children in our community

Waitemata District Health Board (DHB) is reminding parents and caregivers to be on time, every time with immunisations for the best protection against serious, preventable diseases and to shield children...

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Boost to mental health services at Waitakere ED

Waitakere Hospital’s Emergency Department is set to offer an enhanced acute mental health service to the West Auckland population.

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Patients benefit from exceptional health target results

Waitemata District Health Board (DHB) continues its exceptional performance against the national health targets reflecting an organisation-wide commitment to delivering faster access to high quality care.

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