SHINGLES vaccine available

SHINGLES vaccine available

April 14, 2016

Prevention of herpes zoster Because the risk of severe complications from herpes zoster is more likely in older people, those…

New Zealand is heading towards a whooping cough epidemic as cases of the deadly illness more than double this season

New Zealand is heading towards a whooping cough epidemic as cases of the deadly illness more than double this season

April 14, 2016

The rising tide of whooping cough has two Starship Hospital paediatricians urging parents to ensure they and their children are …

Public health advisory about possible listeria contamination at Waikato Hospital

Public health advisory about possible listeria contamination at Waikato Hospital

April 14, 2016

We want visitors to Waikato Hospital to be aware that if they ate a salad sandwich or salad bar product from our Waikato Hospita…

Thick-skinned bed bugs outgunning humans in chemical arms race

Thick-skinned bed bugs outgunning humans in chemical arms race

April 14, 2016

There is an arms race between bed bugs and humans, and the bugs are winning. The blood-feeding insects are evolving to surviv…

Dr Des Thompson joins our practice

Dr Des Thompson joins our practice

April 13, 2016

We welcome the very well known Dr Des Thompson to Papamoa Pines.

Mobility Action Plan  2016

Mobility Action Plan 2016

April 6, 2016

Papamoa Pines has been selected as one of a few practices to be involved in this program allowing exclusive access to our patien…

Welcome to Marcel Page

Welcome to Marcel Page

April 6, 2016

Lovely new team member joins our family

Jo McIlwaine wins our BRAVO award

Jo McIlwaine wins our BRAVO award

April 5, 2016

Congratulations to our Reception Manager Jo McIlwaine who has been awarded our Bravo award for her awesome attitude and for the …

WHO downgrades Ebola health risk

WHO downgrades Ebola health risk

March 30, 2016

Ebola is no longer an "extraordinary health event" and the risk of the virus spreading is low, the World Health Organization say…