About the Public Health Service
The Nelson Marlborough Public Health Service is part of Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Nelson Marlborough
It comprises health promoters, health protection officers, public health nurses, medical officers of health, public health analysts and an administration team.
They respond to emerging and re-emerging public health risks and emergencies and work in a variety of community settings. They provide a range of population-based and personal health services including health promotion, health protection, public health nursing and emergency management.