Nelson Marlborough Health News and Notices

Decision made on Golden Bay Pharmacy Services

Nelson Marlborough Health consulted on a proposal to change how pharmacy services are delivered in Golden Bay.  A decision has been made based on consultation feedback.


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Smoke, Casualties, Action!

Exercise Thunderstruck tested how prepared we are if a fire breaks out in our operating theatres.


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Sophie Elliott’s mother shares her story

Not long after her daughter Sophie, lost her life at the hands of a former boyfriend, Lesley Elliott began to research ‘women and abuse’. It wasn’t long before she realised all the signs of an abusive relationship were there in front of her and Sophie.  They simply didn’t recognise them.


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Elevated arsenic levels in Richmond air

The recent detection of elevated levels of arsenic in Richmond has prompted a reminder to residents that burning painted or treated timber is prohibited.


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New card helps people to choose well

A new card listing options for healthcare in Marlborough provides the answers for out-of-town guests requiring a GP or a prescription over weekends.


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Service to help Picton and Marlborough Sounds residents get to medical appointments

Residents from Picton and the Marlborough Sounds, who have medical appointments in Nelson, now have the option of taking a community vehicle.


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Health News - August 2016

The August edition of Health News is now available to read in your local community papers.


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CE Chris Fleming seconded to Southern DHB

Nelson Marlborough Health Chief Executive Chris Fleming has been seconded to Southern DHB as interim Chief Executive.


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Feedback invited for Health of Older People Strategy

The Ministry is now consulting on the draft update of the Health of Older People Strategy. Have your say!

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Local mums celebrate breastfeeding in ‘The Big Latch On’

Join the ‘Big Latch On’ on Friday 5 August and help promote breastfeeding in the community.


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