Ron Cooke is one of many seniors embracing technology to access health care.
Andrea Evans’ 10 year old son Olly was at a mountain bike camp at Tongariro National Park when he began to suffer a severe hayfever reaction due to an existing tree pollen allergy. He had a sore throat, sore eyes, and was wheezing and having trouble breathing. The camp organisers called home and Dad went down to the camp to collect Olly.
Waikato DHB’s dermatologist Dr Amanda Oakley took out best Google Technology Service in the New Zealand Charities Lifetime Service Award sector.
Otago and Auckland have been accused of trying to grab the initiative off Waikato by proposing a new national school of rural health.
Waikato health bosses will use a Dragons' Den format to help unearth innovative ideas among its staff.
No coke. No high-sugar-content juices. No sweet stuff. We were determined to lead from the front, said Waikato District Health Board (DHB) medical officer of health Dr Richard Vipond.