Regional Public Health (RPH) is the public health unit for the greater Wellington region (Wairarapa, Hutt Valley and Capital & Coast District Health Boards). Our purpose is to improve and protect the health of the population in the greater Wellington region with a focus on achieving equity. Read more about our service here.

Latest news

13 Dec 2019

Measles exposure on flights 6-7 December

RPH is asking passengers on the following flights on Friday 6th and Saturday 7th December to be aware of the symptoms of measles.

29 Oct 2019

1 further measles case in Greater Wellington Region

Regional Public Health (RPH), Wellington has been notified of a confirmed cases of measles and is asking people who may have been in contact with this person to watch out for symptoms. The infected person visited several public places before they were diagnosed. At these times the person did not know they had measles.

24 Oct 2019

Regional Public Health tracing contacts after further measles case in Wellington

Regional Public Health (RPH), Wellington has been notified of a confirmed cases of measles and is asking people who may have been in contact with this person to watch out for symptoms. The infected person visited several public places before they were diagnosed. At these times the person did not know they had measles.

18 Oct 2019

Number of measles cases in Wellington at 33 for 2019

Regional Public Health (RPH), Wellington has been notified of two confirmed cases of measles and is asking people who may have been in contact with these people to watch out for symptoms. The infected people visited several public places before they were diagnosed. At these times the people did not know they had measles.

Measles information

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