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Preterm prelabour rupture of membranes (PPROM)

... problem is more likely when PPROM has occurred before 24 weeks.

After your baby is bornThe biggest risk to your baby after PPROM is prematurity. Infection can also be a problem.

If there is a chance your baby will need specialised care after birth, the staff from the Newborn Intensive Care Unit (NICU) will be at your delivery to care for your baby if needed.

Your baby will probably need antibiotics and may need help breathing. How much special care your baby needs depends on many factors...

Formula feeding your baby

... going.

Waikato DHB acknowledges that a small number of women are unable to breastfeed their baby. Some women may choose to both breastfeed and formula feed their baby. Some women may choose not to breastfeed. However you choose to feed your baby, the staff at Waikato Hospital and the primary birth centres are here to help and support you. 

The information below will give you some general information about formula feeding, as well as other resources to lower any health risks for your baby. 


Sexual Health

... immunisation if eligible for the funded vaccine
Diagnosis and management of chronic genital conditions including vulvodynia (chronic pain)
Help with sexuality and gender identity issues, including gender-affirming care
Free condoms
Friendly & non-judgmental staff
You can be seen for free sexual health checks or HIV prevention medication without a referral from your GP. We appreciate a referral letter from your GP if you have a more complex health concern so that we better understand your ba...

Nursing & Midwifery Education Fund

The Nursing and Midwifery Education Fund provides fair and equitable access to education for all nursing / midwifery staff at Waikato DHB.

What is the Nursing and Midwifery Education Fund?
The Nursing and Midwifery Education & Development Fund was established in 1999. The fund continues to be part of the NZNO MECA. It comprises of fees generated from a series of student practice placement agreements and the funds negotiated as part of the NZNO MECA (1999)

Who is eligible for funding?

Maternity Quality and Safety Programme

... for priority women and increasing health equity.

Safe, quality health services for all / Haumaru - Quality and safety is the overarching aim of the MQSP Programme.

People centred services / Manaaki - Waikato MQSP has a strong focus on consumer and staff engagement particularly using co-design methodology when making changes.

Effective and efficient care and services / Ratonga a iwi - Waikato MQSP projects include an element of effective and efficient service improvement.

A centre of excelle...

Te Puna Oranga

... of suicide among Māori
A new director of Pacific Health, recognising that Waikato has the second highest Pacific population in AotearoaNew Zealand
A role that leads tikanga best practice and improvedtikanga capability across Waikato DHB services and staff, working closely with Kaumātua Kaunihera, the group of elders who guide and advise Waikato DHB on matters of tikanga.The role will also strengthen our engagement with Iwi/Māori and the Kīngitanga.

Programmes and research delivered by the Maor...

How are we tracking?

... quality and financial markers is an important part of managing and improving Waikato District Health Board. It is also important to do so in a transparent and publicly accountable way.

Performance reports, including operational, financial, quality, people/staff, infrastructure, funded/contracted providers, and information technology areas, are presented to Waikato DHB’s governance level on a regular basis.

Service user experienceWhat matters to you is important to us. Your feedback helps us i...

Hauraki District

... information. Supports Eastern Bays Local Wefare Committee.
Phone: 273337547 Email: 

Hauraki Maori Trust BoardTaha Tinana, Taha Whānau, Iwi Katoa
Iwi Support across Hauraki Regional food hub to ensure there's food stock and sufficient staff and volunteers to make up kai packs.

Paeroa Community Support TrustTaha Tinana
Ensures Meals on Wheels is well organised and the Food bank is well stocked.
Email: Manager - Glenice Te Rore