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Aotearoa New Zealand’s National Hepatitis C Action Plan, launched today on #WorldHepatitisDay, outlines how we will eliminate the virus as a major public health threat by 2030. Read the plan here: https://t.co/FzQzjgjSgx
Check out the newly updated Ngā Paerewa Health and Disability Services Standard. Applying to over 650 different providers it outlines what’s required to ensure the provision of safe, quality health and disability standards in Aotearoa. Read more: https://t.co/DndyHTOkNR
Thousands of Kiwis who have hepatitis C may be unaware they have it. If you’re in an at-risk group, visit one of our pop-up clinics this Wednesday – World Hepatitis Day – or get tested via your GP. Find out if you're at risk and how to get tested here: https://t.co/6ZnFs2mZ0c
We encourage anyone in Taranaki with symptoms, or recent arrivals from Australia with or without symptoms who’ve recently visited Taranaki, to be tested. For testing locations please visit the Taranaki DHB website or call Healthline (0800 358 5453) for advice on getting a test.
The new COVID-19 Vaccination Healthline is now open for Group 3 to book their vaccination. If you’re in group 3, and haven’t already booked your COVID-19 vaccination, call 0800 28 29 26 and we’ll make the booking for you.
Last year the team at 1737 helped more than 59,000 people in distress. WHERE TO GET HELP: If you are struggling, please do talk to someone by calling or sending a free text to 1737 or if it is an emergency please call 111. You could also get in touch with your GP.
A report reviewing Well Child Tamariki Ora, New Zealand’s programme of screening, parenting support and advice that supports the health, development and wellbeing of all tamariki from birth to five years is now available. 🧒🏽🧒🏻🧒🏿 Read the report: https://t.co/41t7qozVx9
Colds, flus and viruses including respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) are more common at this time of year. RSV symptoms are similar to the common cold, however very young children and babies can become very sick and may require hospitalisation. Read more: https://t.co/xAvO6GHvoY
Only one week left to nominate outstanding volunteers for this year's Minister of Health Volunteer Awards!🏆 If you know someone who deserves recognition for their dedication supporting health and disability services, visit ➡️ https://t.co/BbNNjTJeDO to nominate them.
Winter is here🥶🌧, so it’s really important to stay home if you have cold or flu symptoms, ring Healthline on 0800 353 5453 and get a #COVID19 test if you’re advised to. https://t.co/Wx9UBXSILc
Who do you know who deserves to be recognised for their outstanding dedication supporting health and disability services? The 2021 Minister of Health Volunteer Awards are now open for nominations. https://t.co/76BsRPfrOg
The Advisory Committee on Assisted Reproductive Technology (ACART) is seeking feedback about a proposed change to the Human Assisted Reproductive Technology Order 📢 Access the full consultation document and have your say at➡️https://t.co/zH4Kc63jQQ
Delicious or dangerous? 🥗🧀 Listeriosis can be deadly. If you’re pregnant, elderly, or have low immunity it’s important to know what kai to avoid – learn more: https://t.co/JUK0650lrH #WorldFoodSafetyDay2021
You only have until 5pm 31 May 2021 to have your say on the consultation proposals for a Smokefree Aotearoa 2025 Action Plan! Read more https://t.co/QvICqCrIhM #SmokeFree2025 #SmokeFreeAotearoa
One week left to have your say on proposals for a smokefree generation policy! Tell us what you think before 5pm 31 May 2021👌. Read more https://t.co/QvICqCrIhM #SmokeFree2025 #SmokeFreeAotearoa
It's #PinkShirtDay and we're coming together to take action against bullying by celebrating diversity and promoting positive social relationships. Let's help to create a community where all people feel safe, valued, and respected. Kōrero Mai, Kōrero Atu, Mauri Tū, Mauri Ora!
Flu shots are now available to everyone. When you get immunised against flu, you protect yourself, your whānau and people around you. It’s free for people at higher risk. Find out if your eligible https://t.co/E9R8dqHoQj