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COVID ward relocated in Hawke’s Bay Hospital

Patients hospitalised with COVID-19 will be cared for in a dedicated isolation facility in Hawke’s Bay Hospital’s tower block from today, Wednesday 15 June.

Chief Operating Officer…

Norovirus Update

Hawke’s Bay Hospital’s Assessment, Treatment and Rehabilitation (AT&R) Ward has been given the all clear to reopen following a Norovirus outbreak.

The ward was put into precautionary…

More reports of gastro bug circulating

Hawke’s Bay health officials are asking people to practice good hand hygiene and stay home if feeling unwell after more reports of a vomiting and diarrhoea bug

Free health services for young people

Media responseThere has been no change to Government funding of free health services (GP visits and subsidised prescriptions) for children up to the age of 14…

Choose well for health care this Easter

Hawke’s Bay health officials are reminding people to choose well for health care this Easter holiday period, make sure prescriptions are up-to-date and be COVID responsible…