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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...
12 Sep 2013
The emergency department (ED) use report presents key findings from the continuous New Zealand Health Survey 2011/12 about ED use at public hospitals. This report focuses on differences in ED use over the past year for adults and children across population groups. It also reports on reasons for attending EDs,...
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 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...
Topics: Evaluation, Monitoring, Research, Social Services, Schools, Secondary Education, Public Service, Healthcare
Health services, often nursing, have always had a presence in schools although these services have often been sporadic. Little is known about the roles, responsibilities and education of current school nurses. This study explores the role of the school nursing services, to identify the range of services...
31 Jan 2013
Topics: Evaluation, Monitoring, Research, Social Services, Policy, Public Service, Child Development, Healthcare, Children, Disability, Quality of Life, Information & Communications Technology
The Quality improvement review of a screening event in the Universal Newborn Hearing Screening and Early Intervention Programme (UNHSEIP) details the findings into an incident which led to 2000 babies being recalled for newborn hearing screening. Since 2010 all 20 district health boards (DHBs) have offered...
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