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Palmerston North
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46 days ago

Falls prevention programme prompts dramatic drop in fall rates

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Did you know that if you suffer from a fragility fracture following a fall your chance of having another fracture in the future doubles? Our falls prevention and fracture liaison teams were proud to be featured in a Manawatu Standard article this week highlighting the impact of their work in the … View moreDid you know that if you suffer from a fragility fracture following a fall your chance of having another fracture in the future doubles? Our falls prevention and fracture liaison teams were proud to be featured in a Manawatu Standard article this week highlighting the impact of their work in the communities. www.stuff.co.nz...

Our teams work with other agencies in the districts to help prevent future fractures and rebuild people's confidence following a fall. There's more information about our Fracture Liaison Service on our website - check it out if you think it's something that could benefit you!

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58 days ago

A fresh New Year is a great time to think about changes we might like to make to our lives.

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If you'd like some support making some healthy lifestyle changes in 2021 there are a whole range of teams in our community that can help you get started! THINK Hauora teams can provide support with quitting smoking, adopting healthier eating habits, doing some more exercise and managing long … View moreIf you'd like some support making some healthy lifestyle changes in 2021 there are a whole range of teams in our community that can help you get started! THINK Hauora teams can provide support with quitting smoking, adopting healthier eating habits, doing some more exercise and managing long term health conditions so you can get more out of life! If you're ready to take the first step, visit our website today and find out more about what support is available. (Thanks to Manawatu.nz for the beautiful photo of Palmy's Stairway of Tane)

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67 days ago

Reverse Advent Calendars

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We've been collecting food, household items and Christmas goodies for some Reverse Advent Calendars in the office over the last few weeks. The collections, along with some money raised from a recent Clothes Swish, have been donated to the Women's Refuge and Camellia House who will make … View moreWe've been collecting food, household items and Christmas goodies for some Reverse Advent Calendars in the office over the last few weeks. The collections, along with some money raised from a recent Clothes Swish, have been donated to the Women's Refuge and Camellia House who will make sure they get to those people who need it over the festive period. Meri Kirihimete! 🎄

68 days ago

Find Christmas opening hours of general practices

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Quickly find the opening hours of GPs, pharmacies and after hours clinics over the festive period. Browse by service or suburb and click into their listing to view Christmas opening hours.

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73 days ago

No need to panic about your supply of regular medication

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General practice teams and pharmacies are open and available across the Christmas period so you can request, and pick up prescriptions during this time. Find out more about managing your medication over Christmas and the location of your nearest pharmacy on our website.

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74 days ago

Are you signed up to the Patient Portal?

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Did you know that you can contact your health care team, check medical test results and even choose to have a virtual consultation via an online Patient Portal? It's an easy and safe way to communicate with your health care team without needing to visit or phone the practice. Plus, if … View moreDid you know that you can contact your health care team, check medical test results and even choose to have a virtual consultation via an online Patient Portal? It's an easy and safe way to communicate with your health care team without needing to visit or phone the practice. Plus, if you're going away this summer, the Patient Portal can give you access to a summary of your medical information if you need to visit an out of town clinic or hospital unexpectedly! Ask your general practice team about what Patient Portal services they can offer you and sign up today.

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75 days ago

Accessing health care over Christmas

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If you or someone in your whānau becomes ill over the Christmas period, you can still access the healthcare you need. General practice team, pharmacies and urgent care clinics are all open and available to support you. Check out our list of quick tips to make sure you and your whānau are … View moreIf you or someone in your whānau becomes ill over the Christmas period, you can still access the healthcare you need. General practice team, pharmacies and urgent care clinics are all open and available to support you. Check out our list of quick tips to make sure you and your whānau are #healthcareaware and prepared for whatever the festive season throws at you!

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