A searchable catalogue of resources about key public health topics. The New Zealand Ministry of Health provides the resources described on this site to promote a better understanding public health. Health professionals and members of the public are welcome to view and order these resources. The health education resources focus on key public health topics, such as nutrition and physical activity, immunisation, and becoming smoke-free. The resources outline and promote preventive measures that contribute to maintaining public health.
Health Navigator New Zealand
Health Navigator provides free access to online health information that is easy to understand. The website contains hundreds of health topics, medicine fact sheets, personal stories, videos and apps. There are also multiple language resources available. Health Navigator is independent, reliable and quality tested.
Healthline is a free telephone health information service for all the family. The service is staffed by registered nurses who will assess your health needs, and give information and advice to help you decide on the best level of care.
Phone: 0800 611 116 for free 24-hour health advice
Healthpages draws together the health and well being services New Zealanders depend upon, providing a comprehensive national resource accessible to everyone.
Find up-to-date information about providers, referral expectations, services offered and common treatments. Healthpoint has one simple goal – to help people better understand and use New Zealand health services. Healthpoint believes the best ways to do this are to give people – the public, patients and healthcare providers - easy access to the health information they need and to make it simple to understand and use.
My Right Hand works alongside clients to ensure that they can live the life they want to live where they want to live. Examples of support are: supporting a person to have an operation, including post-op care; supporting a person to recover from an illness or manage a health condition; regular home visits and after hours phone service; procuring and managing services or referrals; arranging and accompanying to appointments; health advocacy; companionship.
Contact Jenny Bratty to discuss how she can support your patients.