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2 Sep 2010
Topics: Evaluation, Monitoring, Social Services, Public Service, Drugs & Alcohol, Healthcare, Pregnancy
The purpose of this resource is to prompt and support primary care health professionals to: ask women who are planning a pregnancy or are pregnant if they are drinking alcohol provide brief advice about not drinking alcohol when planning a pregnancy or when pregnant and explain...
2 Dec 2010
This publication supersedes the Cancer patient survival covering the period 1994 to 2003 publication released by the Ministry of Health in 2006. The cancer registration data analysed in this report is from the years 1994 to 2007, with follow-up (mortality) information to 31 December 2009. ...
2 Jun 2010
Topics: Race & Ethnicity, Evaluation, Monitoring, Quality of Life, Healthcare, Disease, Public Service
Infectious diseases are the most common cause of acute overnight hospitalisation in New Zealand. This report provides analysis of close-contact infectious diseases (CCIDs). CCIDs include respiratory, skin, and enteric infections spread by person-to-person contact in the community.Infectious diseases, and...
2 Jun 2010
Topics: Evaluation, Monitoring, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Public Service, Healthcare, Disability, Quality of Life
This report is the latest in a regular series prepared by the Ministry of Health. The primary purpose of the series is to provide information on expenditure in the New Zealand health and disability sector. This document focuses on the 2006/07 expenditure.This series continues on from the 2006 publication and relates to all...
2 Nov 2010
Topics: Evaluation, Monitoring, Social Services, Public Service, Drugs & Alcohol, Healthcare, Mental Health
These guidelines have been developed for use across a wide range of settings for those working with people adversely affected by methamphetamine use. It is a useful resource for frontline workers, including those in Mental Health Services, the Police, Department of Corrections, Emergency Departments, General Practitioners,...
2 Aug 2010
Topics: Evaluation, Monitoring, Research, Public Service, Healthcare, Quality of Life, Socio-economic status
The report 'Living Standards and Health: New Zealand 2006/07' compares two measures of living standards that were included in the 2006/07 New Zealand Health Survey, and investigates the associations between living standards and health. Living standards are a direct measure of an individual's or ...
2 Nov 2010
Topics: Evaluation, Monitoring, Social Services, Education & Training, Public Service, Drugs & Alcohol, Healthcare, Mental Health
This publication is designed to be used in conjunction with training workshops provided by the New Zealand Association of Opioid Treatment Providers. Its purpose is to provide a national standard for effective and responsive service delivery and to ensure that the skills and attitudes used by the workforce are enhanced to meet...
2 Apr 2010
Topics: Evaluation, Monitoring, Emergency Services & Disaster Relief, Public Service, Disease, Healthcare
Sets out the all of government measures to be taken to prepare for and respond to an influenza pandemic. Part A: Setting the Scene outlines the Ministry of Health, District Health Board (DHB), and all-of-government approach to pandemic planning and preparation, and the co-ordination arrangements and response...
2 Aug 2010
The report re-examines the concept of amenable mortality (deaths potentially avoidable through health care) as a health system performance measure.Trends in amenable mortality over the past decade are analysed for both New Zealand and Australia. Variation in amenable mortality across the District Health Boards is also analysed,...
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