COVID-19 is a catalyst for change

COVID-19 is a catalyst for change

COVID-19 is a catalyst for change “The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again, but expecting different results” – Albert Einstein When the WHO declared the coronavirus outbreak as a global pandemic, it is as if we declared war against...
Health leaders set sights on fairer future

Health leaders set sights on fairer future

Press Release – Health leaders set sights on fairer future Doctors and nurses say equal access to healthcare will be NZ’s biggest challenge when population hits 5 million. This Tuesday in Wellington, more than 50 of New Zealand’s top doctors, nurses, health...
10 ways DHBs can save money and improve patient outcomes

10 ways DHBs can save money and improve patient outcomes

10 ways DHBs can save money and improve patient outcomes Insourcing You’ve heard the buzzword, but what does it mean? It’s worked overseas, and several New Zealand DHBs already do it.  You may already be outsourcing to the private sector, but you could be insourcing...
Is medical insourcing the new black?

Is medical insourcing the new black?

Is medical insourcing the new black? Health Central talks to two health professionals about how medical insourcing can help DHBs get out of the red and into the black when it comes to grappling with long waiting lists and increasing patient demands. Every few weeks,...