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New patient administration system now live »


Over the weekend MidCentral DHB successfully introduced a major new regional computerised patient administration system, WebPAS, which will better enable clinicians to work across the region....continue »

DHBs announce their Christmas Day menu »


Palmerston North and Whanganui Hospitals will be serving their patients a delicious Christmas menu beginning with a traditional Christmas Day dinner at midday....continue »

Woodville prescription service cuts out travel »


In the wake of the Manawatu Gorge closure, health services in Tararua District have been under scrutiny, and the Woodville Medicine Depot is keen not to be overlooked....continue »

Key piece of hospital IT system goes live »


A major piece of the new shared regional computer health platform, involving patient clinics and admissions, goes live on 8 December....continue »

Incidence of whooping cough cases increases in district »


Medical authorities across the MidCentral District Health Board region are urging people to be vaccinated against whooping cough (Pertussis), as cases in the district increase, along with a national surge in numbers....continue »

World Aids Day: everything has changed yet nothing has changed »


On 1 December it is World Aids Day and while great advances have been made in treatment, the stigma still remains....continue »

Te Rā Mokopuna Ora – Safe Sleep Day (1 December) »


Te Rā Mokopuna Ora - Safe Sleep Day is a national campaign....continue »

Renal review clinics start in Whanganui »


In keeping with the philosophy of “treatment closer to home”, MidCentral DHB is providing dialysis review clinics in Whanganui in partnership with Whanganui DHB for some Whanganui home-based patients so they do not have to travel to Palmerston North....continue »

Interim solution agreed to replace U-Kinetics service »


MidCentral District Health Board is committed to continuing the former UCOL U-Kinetics supervised exercise programme which is due to finish at the end of December....continue »

Return of Unused Hospital Loan Equipment before Christmas »


MidCentral District Health Board is appealing to people who have finished using hospital loan equipment, to return it as soon as possible so other patients can use it in the busy Christmas-holiday period....continue »

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