We understand that there have been delays and changes to outpatient appointments and planned surgeries have been disrupted, to protect you and your bubble.
We would like to thank you for your understanding and patience.
We are working through the appointments and surgeries that have been impacted and will be in contact with those affected as soon as we can. However, this will inevitably take us a little while.
Please be assured you have not been forgotten and we have a process in place to ensure your follow-up.
For more information go to www.countiesmanukau.health.nz
With Covid-19 still a very real risk, people who are unwell are told to stay home, and to keep any sickly kids home too - but what if you don't have any more sick leave owing?
Most Kiwis are entitled to five days of sick leave a year, but some - often those in lower paid jobs - get less.
New Zealand’s minimum sick leave allowance is one of the lowest in the OECD. In Australia they get 10 days, in most European countries it’s even more.
Should Kiwis be entitled to more sick leave?
To read more, click here.
60.3% Yes, five days is not enough60.3% Complete
13.6% No, I never use mine up anyway13.6% Complete
26.1% Entitlement should be assessed on a case-by-case basis26.1% Complete
With sweeping beaches, hidden caves, seals, penguins and albatross - we think this must be the most underrated stretch of New Zealand. Have you been? Read more on the link below.
Hi Neighbours, With one week until Auckland Councillors decide this year's rates rise, and the size of the Covid-19 hit Emergency Budget, public feedback on rates is fairly evenly split. How much do you think your's should rise? Read the story below: