An overhaul of Waikato Hospital's Waiora Building is reaping major energy savings.
Affordable lunches, a riparian planting and youth on the street have all benefited from a million fund set up to promote community organisations.
The sides squared off in this month’s New Zealand Medical Journal. Today, Waikato District Health Board chief executive Dr Nigel Murray and Otago Medical School dean Prof Peter Crampton put their respective cases on the matter.
Waikato councils have publicly backed a proposal for a third New Zealand medical school.
Health Minister Jonathan Coleman today launched the annual influenza immunisation campaign at Unichem Miramar Pharmacy, Wellington.
For 25 years, Dr John Burton has been a lifeline for people in the isolated Waikato community of Kawhia, but, he says, GPs are considered "lesser beings" so job training is not producing good doctors for rural areas.
Health Minister Jonathan Coleman says nominations are now open for the 2017 Minister of Health Volunteer Awards.