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Te Pū rauemi KOWHEORI-19 COVID-19 resource hub

Support for people working in health during the COVID-19 pandemic. Find information about how you can support yourselves and others, including consumers, teams and colleagues which complements and aligns with Ministry of Health resources.

Kia āta kōwhiri Choosing Wisely

The Choosing Wisely campaign seeks to reduce harm from unnecessary and low-value tests and treatment.

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Unichem Russell Street Hastings (achieving asthma control test targets with Māori youth, equity focus)

Project overview: Unichem Russell Street Hastings worked in partnership with local asthma foundation branch, Breathe Hawkes Bay, and local GP practice, The Doctors Hastings, to reduce respiratory disease-related hospitalisation and GP visits in Māori and Pacific children aged 0–18 years old.

Mt Eden Pharmacy and Mt Eden Correctional Facility (improving asthma management, optimising self-management)

Project overview: Improving asthma management for men who will remain in custody for at least four weeks as determined by their allocated court date, optimising their self-management through written personalised action plans, reviewing guidelines and ensuring correct devices and medication.

Published: 28 Oct 2021 Modified: 6 Dec 2021