Following a successful trial last year Nelson and Wairau Hospital cafés have introduced Meat Free Mondays and phased out processed meats, such as ham and bacon.
With a move to Alert Level 1 visiting hours at all NMH facilities will revert to the pre-COVID-19 visiting times.
World Smokefree Day is the perfect time to choose a smokefree lifestyle.
More people are now allowed to visit patients in Wairau and Nelson hospitals under a revised visitors’ policy relating to the COVID-19 alert levels.
RSVP to reserve your place at the 2020 Health Innovation Awards.
The December issue of Nelson Marlborough Health quarterly staff magazine, Connections includes a special feature on some of the Disability Support Service (DSS) staff who support people with intellectual and physical disabilities in over 50 homes across the district.
A generous donation has helped reduce the stress to parents, and children, when kids need to have an echocardiogram.
Since 2017 more than 200 Colombians have resettled in Nelson from exile in Ecuador.
To help former refugees to manage anxiety and build resilience the Stressbusters programme was developed.
It’s hoped artwork by children from Auckland Point School will help reduce the fear of a visit to the Emergency Department (ED) at Nelson Hospital.
On-site medical services will again be provided at the 2020 Bay Dreams music festival being held in Nelson on 4 January at Trafalgar Park.