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Professional Development and Recognition Programme (PDRP)

... PDRP, however portfolios are considered an essential tool in demonstrating professional accomplishments and documenting professional growth, and a pathway for future career growth and development.

For Waikato DHB employed nurses
Please refer to the staff intranet or the PDU for further information.
For nurses employed by other health providersTui Medical Declaration form - for use by Tui Medical employees only

Definitions of practice levels

RN levels of practice
EN levels of practice
Documen...

Waikato DHB services during COVID-19

... visitor restrictions remain in place at this time. Please see our Visitor Policy page for full details.

We thank the community for their understanding and cooperation at this time. As always, our priority is the safety and care of our patients, whānau and staff.

Labour and birth care at Waikato Hospital during COVID-19 Level 2

... of your baby is a very important time for you and your whānau and you may be apprehensive about giving birth at this time. We are working very hard to ensure the delivery suite environment is safe for you, your baby and support person as well as our staff and other patients.  For us to do this we have made some changes to how things work in the delivery suite and the ward environment.

Please advise your LMC if you are feeling unwell with any COVID-19 symptoms. If you have tested positive for C...

Waikato Hospital Arts Committee

Waikato District Health Board staff are passionate about the role art plays in health care environments.

Over the years Waikato DHB has built up an extensive art collection from numerous artists in each of its hospitals through donation or purchase.

Well selected and appropriately placed artwork has a positive impact on wellness and wellbeing. Decorating hospitals with specific types of artwork can speed up a patient's healing process, shorten hospital stays and help manage pain.

The Art...

Intellectual Disability Clinic (ID Clinic)

... person needs to live independently), such as communication, self-care, safety and getting along in social situations and school activities.
There are two main reasons to assess for ID:

To help understand the child and to help family, friends and teaching staff have realistic expectations of them.
To establish eligibility to health funded disability services.
Assessments
ID assessments are carried out by one or two psychologists who gather information about the child’s development, academic pro...

Support services

... functioning and ability to carry out day-to-day activities. Physiotherapists and occupational therapists can help with expert advice and exercises to help you regain your mobility, or assist with specialised aids to help you better manage.

Smoking cessationStaff at Waikato hospital support people wanting to quit smoking. Our smoking cessation programme includes free nicotine replacement therapy.

Social Workers/ Psycho-Social Support ServicesSocial workers and Psycho-social supports services a...

Conventional (X-ray) Imaging (including Emergency Department, Theatre service, and Mobile Service)

... referrals include all types of orthopaedic work including specialised spinal imaging which is carried through into the complex procedures that are done in theatre.

The conventional imaging department in MCC operates Monday to Friday 0800-1630.

ED is staffed 24/7 and provides imaging for whatever comes through the door, as well as covering Inpatient’s when MCC is unstaffed and servicing all acute theatre needs.

Staffing
Full time: 38
Part time: 18 (working a variety of FTE from 0.4 to 0.9)
Sh...

Who decides if I am safe to drive?

... drive. This is for your safety and the safety of other people, and must be taken seriously. 

If you are being treated for a sleep disorder, NZTA may ask you to provide proof you are using your therapy (e.g. a CPAP or other PAP machine). Our Sleep Lab staff can guide you on what is required, and we can then advise NZTA of your adherence or compliance. 

Alternatively, NZTA may ask you to provide proof that you are not at risk of driver fatigue. If this is the case, NZTA will specify what type o...

Who decides if I am safe to drive?

... taking place. This is for your safety and the safety of other people, and must be taken seriously.

If you are being treated for a sleep disorder, NZTA may ask you to prove you are using your therapy (e.g. a CPAP or other PAP machine). Our Sleep Lab staff can guide you on what is required to comply with that treatment, and we can then advise NZTA of your adherence to the treatment. 

Alternatively, NZTA may ask you to provide proof that you are not at risk of driver fatigue. NZTA will specify w...

Whooping cough vaccination during pregnancy

... available for pregnant women at the antenatal clinic in Waikato Hospital. If you have an appointment in the clinic you will be offered vaccination. If you have previously declined the Boostrix whooping cough vaccination but change your mind, you can ask staff if you can be vaccinated.
More information about the whooping cough vaccination
Visit the Ministry of Health website for more information about whooping cough.
The Immunisation Advisory Centre has more information on the Boostrix vaccine....