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This month, members were joined by Interim CEO Derek Wright and Board Chair Sally Webb, Waikato DHB. An update on the Health System Plan was provided. There is a need for truly radical change in the way services are delivered as well as outcomes. We need to understand from communities what their needs are and how the Waikato DHB can improve services to all. The Council noted it is important to shift power back to communities - they know be...
BackgroundWaikato DHB recently published its updated Vision and Strategy. One arm of the strategy is A centre of excellence in learning, training, research and innovation / Pae taumata
The four priorities for this strategic imperative are:
Build close and enduring relationships with local, national, and international education providers
Attract doctors, nurses, and allied health staff to...
Dr Kevin Snee
Executive Director, Chief Executive’s Office
Advisor to Chief Executive/Director Quality and Patient Safety
Chief Financial Officer
Chief Data Officer
Marc ter Beek
Chief Medical Officer
Dr Gary Hopgood
Chief Nursing and Midwifery Officer
Chief Advisor Allied Health, Scientific...
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Be considerate. Please show consideration and respect for all patients and the staff caring for them. This will help us to deliver the best patient care for everyone in...
Suicide prevention is everybody’s responsibility. Everyone can have a role in promoting wellbeing, minimising harm and assisting those in crisis.
The Waikato DHB aims to reduce suicide and deliberate self-harm.
Strengthening mental health and wellbeing in the Waikato will make a positive difference in people’s lives.
The Waikato District Health Board has an action plan which promot...
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Waikato DHB Health System Plan, Te Korowai Waiora (published August 2019)
A 10 year plan that sets out a pathway to meet the challenges of the future and to have a Waikato health system that works for our communities.
Waikato DHB Resource Review (published June 2019)
A commissioned review of Waikato DHB’s resources, to ascertain whether they are adequately allocated within the organisation, and identify areas where improvements can be...
Allied Health research Research Learning and research
The Consumer Council met with representatives from the Waikato Community Transport Forum. They talked about the vital role volunteer organisations play in supporting patients and whānau and highlighted the impact where the support for these volunteers falls short. In particular they pointed to discharge planning, unreliability of discharge times, and inconsistent funding and parking issues. There are some opportunities for the Consumer Counci...
Level 3 Certificate in Health and Wellbeing (Careerforce)We offer the Level 3 Certificate in Health and Wellbeing (Careerforce NZ) to Waikato DHB healthcare support staff and some other Waikato h...