6 August 2020

The government will trial the use of a Covid Card to support contact tracing, before making a decision about its wider use later in the year.


4 August 2020

Māori health and wellness practices garnered a global audience during the Covid-19 pandemic, with thousands of people watching daily FaceBook Live broadcasts by Turuki Healthcare.


3 August 2020

The government is investing a further $23 million to develop a new National Immunisation Register to support the roll-out of a Covid-19 vaccine when one becomes available. Also, $30 million for contact tracing and $14.6 million for telehealth.


29 July 2020

The Covid-19 response has progressed work on digital identity in health despite the pandemic delaying approval of the national Health Information Platform, the deputy-director data and digital says.


28 July 2020

Surgical implants used at North Shore Hospital are being electronically tracked, meaning patients can be quickly told if there is a product recall and clinicians can see that a patient has an implant in their electronic clinical record.


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