News Releases
Wellbeing Navigators ready to help returning New Zealanders
7/08/2020
Wellbeing Navigators ready to help returning New Zealanders
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2 new cases of COVID-19
5/08/2020
2 new cases of COVID-19
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4 August No new cases of COVID-19
4/08/2020
Tuesday 4 August 2020 - No new cases of COVID-19
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FREE community seminar series broaches the subject of dying
4/08/2020
Tuesday 4 August 2020 - FREE community seminar series broaches the subject of dying
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2 new cases of COVID-19 Monday August 3
3/08/2020
2 new cases of COVID-19 Monday August 3
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Over half our kaumātua vaccinated against the flu
3/08/2020
Saturday 1 August 2020 - Over half our kaumātua vaccinated against the flu
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3 new cases of COVID-19
3/08/2020
Sunday 2 August 2020 - 3 new cases of COVID-19
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Free COVID tests available Rotorua-Taupo
31/07/2020
Friday 31 July 2020 - Free COVID tests available
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350,000 More Measles Vaccines for Massive Immunisation Campaign
31/07/2020
Friday 31 July 2020 - 350,000 More Measles Vaccines for Massive Immunisation Campaign
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No new cases of COVID-19
31/07/2020
Friday 31 July 2020 - No new cases of COVID-19
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1 new case of COVID-19
30/07/2020
Thursday 30 July 2020 - 1 new case of COVID-19
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Two new cases of COVID-19 at the border
29/07/2020
Two new cases of COVID-19 at the border
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New Zealand gets first-ever Hepatitis Elimination Champion
28/07/2020
New Zealand gets first-ever Hepatitis Elimination Champion
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1 new case of COVID-19 July 28
28/07/2020
1 new case of COVID-19 July 28
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No new cases of COVID-19 July 27
27/07/2020
No new cases of COVID-19 July 27
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1 new case of COVID-19 July 24
24/07/2020
1 new case of COVID-19 July 24
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No new cases of COVID-19 July 23 2020
23/07/2020
No new cases of COVID-19 July 23 2020
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Consumer Advisor Mental Health Jordana Bealing
23/07/2020
Consumer Advisor Mental Health Jordana Bealing
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Looking for members for Lakes Consumer Advisory Group for mental health
23/07/2020
Looking for members for Lakes Consumer Advisory Group for mental health
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Reducing the risk of illness from listeria
23/07/2020
Reducing the risk of illness from listeria
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No new cases of COVID-19
22/07/2020
No new cases of COVID-19
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Iwi representatives welcomed onto Lakes District Health Board
22/07/2020
Iwi representatives welcomed onto Lakes District Health Board
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New mandatory labelling rules for alcohol protect kiwi kids
20/07/2020
Saturday 18 July 2020 - New mandatory labelling rules for alcohol protect kiwi kids
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One new case of COVID-19
20/07/2020
Monday 20 July 2020 - One new case of COVID-19
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3 new cases of COVID-19
20/07/2020
Sunday 19 July 2020 - 3 new cases of COVID-19
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1 new case of COVID-19 Friday 17 July 2020
17/07/2020
1 new case of COVID-19 Friday 17 July
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COVID testing centre changes
16/07/2020
Thursday 16 July 2020 - COVID testing centre changes
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1 new case of COVID-19
16/07/2020
Thursday 16 July 2020 - 1 new case of COVID-19
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$242 million boost for mothers and maternity services
16/07/2020
Thursday 16 July 2020 - $242 million boost for mothers and maternity services
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2 new cases of COVID-19
15/07/2020
Wednesday 15 July 2020 - 2 new cases of COVID-19
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One case of COVID-19 - July 14
14/07/2020
One case of COVID-19 - July 14
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13 July - No new cases of COVID-19
13/07/2020
Monday 13 July 2020 - No new cases of COVID-19
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2 new cases of COVID-19 Friday 10 July
10/07/2020
2 new cases of COVID-19 Friday 10 July
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3 new cases of COVID-19 July 9 2020
9/07/2020
3 new cases of COVID-19 July 9 2020
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1 new case of COVID-19
8/07/2020
1 new case of COVID-19
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Great feedback re first groups in managed isolation at Rotorua
6/07/2020
Monday 6 July - Great feedback re first groups in managed isolation at Rotorua
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1 new case of COVID-19
6/07/2020
Monday 6 July 2020 - 1 new case of COVID-19
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3 new cases of COVID-19
6/07/2020
Sunday 5 July 2020 - 3 new cases of COVID-19
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No new cases of COVID-19 3 July 2020
3/07/2020
No new cases of COVID-19 3 July 2020
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COVID-19 Update 2 July 2020
2/07/2020
COVID-19 Update 2 July 2020
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No new cases of COVID-19 1 July 2020
1/07/2020
No new cases of COVID-19 1 July 2020
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No new cases of COVID-19 30 June 2020
30/06/2020
Tuesday 30 June - No new cases of COVID-19
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Collaborative approach supports whānau into employment
30/06/2020
Collaborative approach supports whānau into employment
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COVID-19 Update
29/06/2020
Monday 29 June 2020 - COVID-19 Update
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1 new case of COVID-19
26/06/2020
Friday 26 June - 1 new case of COVID-19
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25 June 3 new cases of COVID-19
25/06/2020
Thursday 25 June 2020 - 3 new cases of COVID-19
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ROTORUA SWABBING CENTRE MOVING TO NEW LOCATION
25/06/2020
Thursday 25 June 2020 - ROTORUA SWABBING CENTRE MOVING TO NEW LOCATION
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1 new case of COVID-19
24/06/2020
1 new case of COVID-19
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NEW TRANSPORT PROVIDER FOR LAKES DHB’S TRANSPORT SERVICE
24/06/2020
Wednesday 24 June 2020 - NEW TRANSPORT PROVIDER FOR LAKES DHB’S TRANSPORT SERVICE
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New COVID-19 testing strategy to keep New Zealand safe
23/06/2020
New COVID-19 testing strategy to keep New Zealand safe
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Two new cases of covid
23/06/2020
Monday 22 June 2020 - Two new cases of COVID-
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Managed Isolation facilities strengthened and expanded
21/06/2020
Sunday 21 June 2020 - Managed Isolation facilities strengthened and expanded
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Contact of concern in Rotorua has tested negative for COVID-19
18/06/2020
Thursday 18 June 2020 - Contact of concern in Rotorua has tested negative for COVID-19
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No new cases of COVID-19
17/06/2020
No new cases of COVID-19
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Two new cases of COVID-19
16/06/2020
Tuesday 16 June 2020 - Two new cases of COVID-19
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Building a stronger health and disability system
16/06/2020
Building a stronger health and disability system
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HOSPITAL VISITING RESTRICTIONS LIFTED UNDER ALERT LEVEL 1
11/06/2020
HOSPITAL VISITING RESTRICTIONS LIFTED UNDER ALERT LEVEL 1
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Stocktake of hospital buildings to guide investment
10/06/2020
Wednesday 10 June 2020 - Stocktake of hospital buildings to guide investment
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Lakes DHB to use NZ COVID Tracer App at its sites
8/06/2020
Lakes DHB to use NZ COVID Tracer App at its sites
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Fourteenth day of no new cases
5/06/2020
Fourteenth day of no new cases
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National Bowel Screening Programme Restart Underway
4/06/2020
National Bowel Screening Programme Restart Underway
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No new cases of COVID-19
4/06/2020
No new cases of COVID-19
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No new cases of COVID-19
3/06/2020
No new cases of COVID-19
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No new cases of COVID-19
3/06/2020
No new cases of COVID-19
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No new cases of COVID-19
29/05/2020
No new cases of COVID-19
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Changes to accessing COVID-19 testing in Lakes DHB district
29/05/2020
Changes to accessing COVID-19 testing in Lakes DHB district
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No new cases of COVID-19 in NZ
28/05/2020
No new cases of COVID-19 in NZ
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New app puts tailored COVID-19 information in the hands of health workers
28/05/2020
New app puts tailored COVID-19 information in the hands of health workers
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Government protects kids as smoking in cars ban becomes law
28/05/2020
Government protects kids as smoking in cars ban becomes law
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More free drop in COVID testing and flu vaccination clinics
26/05/2020
More free drop in COVID testing and flu vaccination clinics
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No new cases of COVID-19 in NZ
26/05/2020
No new cases of COVID-19 in NZ
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1 new confirmed case of COVID-19 in NZ
22/05/2020
1 new confirmed case of COVID-19 in NZ
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Medical Students Return to Rotorua Hospital
22/05/2020
Medical Students Return to Rotorua Hospital
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No new cases of COVID-19 in NZ
21/05/2020
No new cases of COVID-19 in NZ
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More choice of Mental Health and Wellbeing Support for Young People
21/05/2020
More choice of Mental Health and Wellbeing Support for Young People
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Ministry of Health releases COVID-19 Health and Wellbeing Survey Results
21/05/2020
Ministry of Health releases COVID-19 Health and Wellbeing Survey Results
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No new cases of COVID-19 in New Zealand.
20/05/2020
No new cases of COVID-19 in NZ
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NZ COVID Tracer app released to support contact tracing
20/05/2020
Wednesday 20 May 2020 - NZ COVID Tracer app released to support contact tracing
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No new cases of COVID-19 Tues 19 May 2020
19/05/2020
Tuesday 19 May No new cases of COVID-19
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No new cases of COVID-19
18/05/2020
Monday 18 May - No new cases of COVID-19
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Sunday 17 May 2020
18/05/2020
Sunday 17 May - 1 new confirmed case of COVID-19
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No new cases of COVID-19
18/05/2020
Saturday 16 May - No new cases of COVID-19
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No new cases of COVID-19
14/05/2020
Thursday 14 May 2020 - No new cases of COVID-19
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Up to 50 to be allowed at funerals – if strict public health measures are in pla
14/05/2020
Wednesday 13 May 2020 - Up to 50 to be allowed at funerals – if strict public health measures are in place
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Free COVID-19 Drop-in clinic in Taupō Friday 15 May
13/05/2020
Free COVID-19 Drop-in clinic in Taupō Friday 15 May
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12 May No new cases of COVID-19
12/05/2020
Tuesday 12 May 2020 - No new cases of COVID-19
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Record investment in hospitals and health services
12/05/2020
Tuesday 12 May 2020 - Record investment in hospitals and health services
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2 new cases of COVID-19 in NZ
8/05/2020
2 new cases of COVID-19 in NZ
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COVID-19 testing system ready for next phase
8/05/2020
COVID-19 testing system ready for next phase
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Stocktake provides confidence in distribution of PPE by DHBs
7/05/2020
Thursday 7 May 2020 - Stocktake provides confidence in distribution of PPE by DHBs
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Two new cases of COVID-19
6/05/2020
Wednesday 6 May 2020 - Two new cases of COVID-19
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Good numbers at Mangakino drop-in clinic
6/05/2020
Good numbers at Mangakino drop-in clinic
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Changes to National Screening Programmes at Alert Level 3
5/05/2020
Tuesday 5 May 2020 - Changes to National Screening Programmes at Alert Level 3
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Changes to National Screening Programmes at Alert Level 3
5/05/2020
Changes to National Screening Programmes at Alert Level 3
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No new cases of COVID-19
5/05/2020
Tuesday 5 May 2020 - No new cases of COVID-19
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6 new cases of COVID-19 in NZ
2/05/2020
6 new cases of COVID-19 in NZ
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Stepping up services at Rotorua and Taupo Hospitals
2/05/2020
Stepping up services at Rotorua and Taupo Hospitals
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Oversight of contact tracing strengthened
2/05/2020
Oversight of contact tracing strengthened
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3 new cases of COVID-19 in NZ
2/05/2020
3 new cases of COVID-19 in NZ
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Taupo GPs encouraging people to keep up health care needs
30/04/2020
Taupo GPs encouraging people to keep up health care needs
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First drop-in community testing clinic a great success
30/04/2020
First drop-in community testing clinic a great success
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9 new cases of COVID-19
26/04/2020
Sunday 26 April 2020 - 9 new cases of COVID-19
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Free COVID-19 Drop in clinics to start
26/04/2020
Sunday 26 April 2020 - Free COVID-19 Drop in clinics to start
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5 new cases of COVID-19
25/04/2020
5 new cases of COVID-19
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5 new cases of COVID-19
24/04/2020
5 new cases of COVID-19
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Sore throats matter – get your tamariki and rangatahi checked by a health profes
24/04/2020
Sore throats matter – get your tamariki and rangatahi checked by a health professional
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Plenty of COVID-19 testing capacity in Lakes DHB
23/04/2020
Thursday 23 April 2020 - Plenty of COVID-19 testing capacity in Lakes DHB
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3 new cases of COVID-19
23/04/2020
3 new cases of COVID-19
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Rapid stocktake of PPE distribution
23/04/2020
Rapid stocktake of PPE distribution
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Helping Māori providers to support iwi
23/04/2020
23 April 2020 - Helping Māori providers to support iwi
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Kindness and caring in Mangakino
23/04/2020
Thursday 23 April 2020 - Kindness and caring in Mangakino
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Six new cases of COVID-19
22/04/2020
Wednesday 22 April 2020 - 6 new cases of COVID-19
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9 new cases of COVID-19
20/04/2020
Monday 20 April 2020 - 9 new cases of COVID-19
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COVID-19 gives birth to Taupo’s ‘contraception hub’
16/04/2020
Thursday 16 April 2020 - COVID-19 gives birth to Taupo’s ‘contraception hub’
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20 new cases of COVID-19
15/04/2020
20 new cases of COVID-19
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Four additional deaths linked to COVID-19, 17 new cases
14/04/2020
Tuesday 14 April 2020 - Four additional deaths linked to COVID-19, 17 new cases
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GP practices and hospitals are still open
14/04/2020
GP practices and hospitals are still open
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Protecting residents and staff in residential care across the Lakes DHB area
14/04/2020
Tuesday 14 April 2020 - Protecting residents and staff in residential care across the Lakes DHB area
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Two further deaths, 29 new cases
11/04/2020
Two further deaths, 29 new cases
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Second death linked to COVID-19, 44 new cases
10/04/2020
Second death linked to COVID-19 - 44 new cases
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Emergency Doctor Calls For Lockdown Adherence
10/04/2020
Emergency Doctor Calls For Lockdown Adherence
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50 new cases of COVID-19
8/04/2020
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COVID-19 mental health support begins
8/04/2020
Tuesday 7 April 2020 - COVID-19 mental health support begins
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Level of information available on confirmed and probable cases
3/04/2020
Level of information available on confirmed and probable cases
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Nation steps up to COVID-19 Alert Level 2
21/03/2020
Nation steps up to COVID-19 Alert Level 2
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Case of Covid-19 Confirmed in Taupō
21/03/2020
Case of Covid-19 Confirmed in Taupō
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Single Case of Covid-19 Confirmed in Rotorua
19/03/2020
Single Case of Covid-19 Confirmed in Rotorua
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Bowel screening programme detects cancer in 500 New Zealanders
7/02/2020
Bowel screening programme detects cancer in 500 New Zealanders
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No new cases of COVID-19 in NZ
25/05/2020
No new cases of COVID-19 in NZ
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Whanaungatanga at successful Te Ngae drop-in clinic
7/05/2020
Whanaungatanga at successful Te Ngae drop-in clinic
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7/05/2020
1 new case of COVID-19 in NZ