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Community Health Service, Kaupapa Māori

Services Provided

Kaupapa Maori Community Based Nurse-Led Service

Focus on clients, both adults and tamariki, who have long term conditions and high risk factors.

The service covers the Whakatāne area and wider community (Kawerau, Matata, Edgecumbe, Ōhope).

Our services provide nurse led clinical care that offers support/education to individuals & whānau around long term conditions such as:

  • Diabetes
  • CVD risk/ cardiac conditions
  • Respiratory conditions

This support/education is specific to health conditions, lifestyle, medications and health screenings are also provided.

Services can be home based or in a clinical setting.

Criteria

This free service is available for babies, children and adults whom reside within this region.

Must have two or more chronic long term conditions e.g. diabetes and cardiac conditions.

Have an acute exacerbation and live rurally, therefore have additional barriers to accessing health and have an increased risk of hospitalisations.

Contact:

  • Sharon William; Registered Nurse (Chronic Care)
  • sharon.williams@nash.org.nz
  • 027 255 0386
  • Moana Delaney; Registered Nurse (Chronic Care)
    • moana.delaney@nash.org.nz
    • 027 255 0320
  • Lucinda Carter; Registered Nurse (Respiratory)
    • lucinda.carter@nash.org.nz
    • 027 255 0305

     

    Te Oranga Kaumātua o Ngāti Awa

    Service dedicated to Kaumātua to encourage social interaction and self development.  Delivered in a kaupapa Māori setting, the day programme is two days per week includes outings in the community, health assessment, education and promotion through community presenters and social activities. A one day home visit service is provided to those unable to get to the day programme.

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    Contact Details

    Referrals can be made via referrals@nash.org.nz 

    15 Golf Links Road
    Whakatane
    Bay Of Plenty 3191

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    15 Golf Links Road
    Whakatāne
    Bay Of Plenty 3191

    This page was last updated at 10:05AM on August 13, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Te Tohu O Te Ora O Ngati Awa - Community Health Services.