Links

Thehttp://www.raphs.org.nz/
Rotorua Area Primary Health Services (RAPHS) is a Primary Health Care Clinical Service Group to which Rotorua people can turn for information on all aspects of health care

http://www.heartfoundation.org.nz/know-the-facts/statistics
Healthy living is all about choices, some big ones and lots of little ones. There’s heaps you can do to keep your heart healthy – whatever your age.

  • Exercise and fitness
  • Healthy eating and weight
  • Quit smoking
  • Managing stress
  • Know your heart risk
  • Cholestrol

http://privacy.org.nz/assets/Files/Codes-of-Practice-materials/HIPC-1994-incl.-amendments-revised-commentary.pdf
This document summarises the privacy expectation of agencies in the health sector to ensure the protection of individual privacy.

http://everybody.co.nz/
Health topics, forums, and support groups

http://www.hdc.org.nz/
Te Toihau Hauora Huatanga

The Health & Disability Commissioner has the role of promoting and protecting the rights of health and disability services consumers, and facilitating the fair, simple, speedy, and efficient resolution of complaints.

http://www.health.govt.nz/system/files/documents/pages/enrolment-info-for-public-pholeaflet.pdf
A Ministry of health pamphlet answering questions about enrolling with a family doctors general practice.

http://www.fightflu.co.nz/can-i-get-a-free-vaccine/

http://www.fightflu.co.nz/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/2013-Influenza-and-Pregnancy-FAQ.pdf
Who is eligible for free influenza vaccination.

If you are pregnant, see the link with FAQ on “influenza and pregnancy”.

http://www.nsu.govt.nz/current-nsu-programmes/584.aspx
About the national breast screening program and to find out where to have a mammogram

 

Do you have questions regarding the Gardasil vaccine? (Recommended as a protection against four types of human papillomavirus (HPV) infection)

Please visit these websites for up to date information as recommended by The Immunisation Advisory Centre, European Medicines Agency, Global Advisory Committee on Vaccine Safety