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Hawke's Bay DHB preparing for strike

Hawke’s Bay Hospital’s Anaesthetic Technicians, who are members of the Association of Professionals and Executive Employee Inc (APEX), have voted to strike for 24 hours from...

Hawke’s Bay DHB receives notice to strike

Hawke’s Bay District Health Board has received strike notice from New Zealand Nurses Organisation (NZNO), advising that nurses, midwives and healthcare assistants covered by their Multi...

Pandora Pond Swimming warning

by HBDHB Media Release

People are being warned not to swim in Pandora Pond, Napier, until further notice due to contamination. Hawke’s Bay’s District Health Board Medical Officer of Health, Dr...

Nuhaka River Swimming Warning

by Media Release

People are being warned not to swim in the Nuhaka River until further notice due to the detection of E. Coli levels that are 20 x...

Serious Adverse Event Report 2017

Reporting adverse events in a timely way to develop a robust reporting culture are integral to learning from the national Serious Adverse Events report.

Norovirus outbreak update

Norovirus has been confirmed as the bug that has affected a number of patients and staff at Hawke’s Bay Hospital during the week. Chief Medical and Dental...