Nelson Marlborough Health News and Notices

Getting up and dressed is best

Getting up and dressed is best!  #endPjParalysis


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Putting paper in the past

Rooms and corridors stacked with boxes of paper medical records will become a thing of the past, as will the immeasurable hours spent filing, managing and retrieving paper records.

The launch of the new digital scanning bureau in the medical records department marks a huge leap forward for the NMH 'paper-lite' programme.


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Health News - December

The December edition of Health News is available to read in local community papers.


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Public health alert: Whooping cough cases continue to increase

21 cases of whooping cough have been confirmed, and people are urged to check their immunisation status and be alert to the symptoms.


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Urgent Care Centre opens

The Urgent Care Centre in Blenheim opens


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National Safe Sleep Day: Pepi-pods in our hospitals and a competition for new parents

Nelson Marlborough Health is investing in more safe sleep devices for babies, and teaching people how to weave their own wahakura for baby to sleep in.

These initiatives will be celebrated on Te Rā Mokopuna (National Safe Sleep day) on 1 December.


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Christmas carols on the wards

Dust off the Christmas hats and tune up your vocal chords for Christmas carols in the wards


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New Urgent Care Centre for Blenheim

New Urgent Care Centre to open in Blenheim.


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NMDHB and Committee Meetings

Members of the public are welcome to attend the Community and Public Health Advisory Committee /Disability Support Advisory Committee and NMDHB Board Meeting on Tuesday 28 November 2017.


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Warning about fake job offers

There is a current phishing scam where NZ and international healthcare professionals are being emailed fake application forms and job offers, purportedly from ‘Nelson Marlborough Health Care’.

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