Māori Health

About the Māori Health team

Maōri Health is charged with: 

  • Providing strategic advice and direction to Lakes DHB that will contribute toward improved health 
    outcomes for Māori. This includes working from governance through to planning and service delivery.

  • Developing and maintaining relationships with the iwi governance groups and with Māori communities  

  • Supporting Māori health providers to build capacity and capability 

  • Provide leadership direction and support to the DHB in its activities. 

Koinei te rōpū Hauora Māori

Director Equity and Outcome: Mapihi Raharuhi 

Pou Manukura Relationships: Phyllis Tangitu 

PA to the Director and Pou Manukura: Mardi Taiaroa (07) 349 7858. 

Pou Arataki - Associate Director of Nursing Māori: Marguerite Marsh 

Pou Whakarite Manaaki Whānau: Jason Sayers

Pou Manukura Tūterangiharuru - Workforce Maōri: Jamaine Fraser

Pou Manukura Kia Ora Hauora: Vicki Inia 

Kia Ora Hauora Midlands Co ordinator: Mihi Te Hau Brown