25 March, 2020
Updates to Whānau information (Dr Sue Crengle and Dr Matire Harwood)
All updated versions are now available on the Te Rōpū Whakakaupapa Urutā (National Māori Pandemic Group) website.
Whānau information for Alert levels 1,2,3,4 is located in the 'Resources' tab and the ‘For Whānau Maori’ tab on the website. If Govt recommendations change for each level these will be updated.
The website is updated at 2pm daily so please check in regularly.
[All information is developed under an expert Maori Health Advisory team of doctors and other health experts, and complies with Govt recommendations].
Southern Health Services
Important updates about Southern Health services can be found on the Southern Health website: www.southernhealth.nz
Click on: News and publications then click on 'Daily Media Updates'
Of particular note:
Visitor restrictions at Dunedin, Southland and Lakes Districts Hospitals.
Wakari Hospital - closed to visitors. Phone and virtual visiting options available.
Currently, GPs will have less face-to-face visits with people. If you need to see your GP they will try to use a phone call or other ways to talk with you.
Check the Southern Health website daily for updates about Health Services and visitor restrictions specific to each hospital.
Population Health Team operations -Important contact numbers. For more info click here