Blogs

Harley Gray Exterior

Questions & Answers on Building Issues

Posted by Communications Team on 13 April 2018 |

How many buildings at Middlemore Hospital are affected by weather tightness and potentially, mould as a result?

| Read the full post

Our sites and services

Contract signed to fix the external cladding and related issues on Scott Building

Posted by Communications Team on 13 April 2018 |

A contract to re-clad the Scott building has been signed between Counties Manukau Health and Hawkins 2017 Ltd, a subsidiary of Downer.

| Read the full post

servcies

Full hospital services maintained during pickets

Posted by Communications Team on 9 April 2018 |

District Health Boards say normal hospital services will be available over the next two weeks while nurses undertake pickets in support of claims about their pay and working conditions.

| Read the full post

superclinic web

Information relating to power incidents at CMDHB

Posted by Communications Team on 3 April 2018 |

Counties Manukau Health has received multiple questions about power issues that have affected CMDHB facilities.

| Read the full post

MMH front entrance

Planned remediation work not a safety issue

Posted by Communications Team on 22 March 2018 |

Recently we released information through an OIA request to the media regarding the remediation works required on CMDHB hospital buildings.   

| Read the full post

middlemore

Extra funding approved for Middlemore Hospital building works

Posted by Hon Dr David Clark | Minister of Health on 22 March 2018 |

Health Minister Dr David Clark says the Government has approved an extra $11.5 million funding for building works at Middlemore Hospital.

| Read the full post

ministry of health

National Bowel Screening Programme to be reviewed

Posted by Hon. Dr David Clark | Minister of Health on 14 February 2018 |

Minister of Health Dr David Clark has ordered an independent review of the National Bowel Screening Programme.

| Read the full post

MMH front entrance

Admissions restricted to Middlemore Hospital National Burns Centre

Posted by Communications Team on 6 February 2018 |

Counties Manukau Health is limiting the number of admissions to the National Burns Centre (NBC) at Middlemore Hospital following several cases of a highly unusual multi-drug resistant organism.

| Read the full post

mumps

Managing the mumps outbreak

Posted by Communications Team on 7 September 2017 |

The Auckland region is experiencing an outbreak in mumps. Mumps is a serious and highly infectious viral disease. It can spread from an infected person by saliva or mucous droplets when coughing, sneezing, or talking. Early symptoms of mumps include fever, headache, muscle aches, tiredness, and loss of appetite.

| Read the full post

MMH front entrance

Further cases of synthetic cannabis impact in South Auckland

Posted by Communications Team on 25 July 2017 |

Middlemore Emergency Medicine consultant and toxicology expert, Dr Chip Gresham, is warning of the dangerous effects, including life-threatening seizures in a new batch of synthetic cannabis being seen by doctors at Middlemore Hospital.

| Read the full post