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Free Wi-Fi the next step in enhancing patient experience

Patients and visitors now have access to free, high speed Wi-Fi at North Shore Hospital, Waitakere Hospital as well as most clinical and community sites.

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Waitemata DHB leads the way as a ‘Good Employer’

An analysis of 91 Crown entities across New Zealand has seen Waitemata District Health Board (DHB) ranked equal-first for compliance with ‘Good Employer’ principles.

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Measles Alert – immunise to protect your child from a serious disease

Waitemata District Health Board (DHB) is asking parents to make sure their child’s immunisations are up-to-date following confirmation of recent measles cases in the Auckland region. 

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Waitakere Hospital Emergency Department to almost double in size

A major expansion to the physical size and layout of Waitakere Hospital’s emergency department is well underway with the new building taking shape on the hospital site.

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Waitemata DHB wins national award for patient experience programme

Waitemata District Health Board (DHB) has been nationally recognised for its work linking the experiences our patients to the growth of our staff and services.

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New sky bridge development in plan to expand patient care to Waitemata community

Waitemata District Health Board (DHB) is constructing a sky bridge linking the Elective Surgery Centre (ESC) with the main hospital tower as part of plans to further integrate and expand...

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Generous support enables new Spiritual Centre to open for patients and whanau

A new multi-faith Spiritual Centre, ‘Ahurewa’, was officially opened by Waitemata District Health Board (DHB) at North Shore Hospital today.

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Auckland and Waitemata DHBs launch maternity services plan for future growth

Auckland and Waitemata DHBs have launched a plan to develop maternity services out to the year 2025.

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Waitemata DHB wins national public sector award

Waitemata District Health Board (DHB) has been nationally recognised for its work using patient feedback to drive improvements in care.

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