There has been a high uptake of flu vaccinations around the country. GPs and pharmacies are now running low or have already run out of stock.
RPH contact tracing underway after 4th Wellington measles case.
RPH recently joined locals to block another liquor outlet opening in Wellington’s Aro Valley.
The boil water notice for the Martinborough water supply was lifted on 17 May. Martinborough residents no longer need to boil water for drinking and food preparation.
RPH Medical Officer of Health, Craig Thornley, co-authored 'Expert Elicitation for Estimation of the Proportion Foodborne for Selected Microbial Pathogens in New Zealand'.
Did you know RPH employs 39 nurses across Wellington, the Hutt Valley, Porirua and the Wairarapa?
Fire and Emergency NZ is offering Well Homes families a free smoke alarm and installation.
Users of the Martinborough Township water supply are advised that E.coli has been detected in the township. While the results were very low, in consultation with Regional Public Health, a Boil Water notice has been issued for the supply considering the recent event.
Regional Public Health’s advisory letters to local schools and long term care facilities.
A 2018 RPH survey of infection control in ‘nail bars’ across Wellington, Porirua, Kapiti, and the Hutt Valley is out now.