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acute clinical episodes, such as a cardiac arrest
environmental hazards, such as a hazardous substance spill
breaches of security
an unexpected influx of acutely ill patients (such as a multi-casualty incident or public health emergency).
Depending on the event, this type of...
Sometimes they work purely in teams so that the team of the consultant works when that consultant works; on other occasions, there has to be ‘x’ number of house officers on with a registrar; or only house officers (not Year 1 house officers in the first six months of their employment) working nights; or registrars on advanced training schemes may be required to only work two sets of nigh...
1. Do I need immediate/urgent help?YES - Dial 111 for an ambulance, or go to your nearest hospital emergency department: Waikato Hospital,Thames Hospital, Tokoroa Hospital, Te Kuiti Hospital and Taumarunui Hospital.
NO - Call Healthline 0800 611 116. Free 24 hour health advice. They will tell you the best place to go.
2. Can this wait 24 hours?YES - Contact your general...
Community based attachments
Community practice - A+M with GP clinic
Community practice - Rural GP MahoeMed
Community practice - Urban GP practice - NorthCare
Ward 25 - Oncology Services
General and Acute Medicine
Intraoperative services (includes theatres DOSA, PACU, interventional radiology areas)
Acute Medical (assessment) Unit
Regional dialysis in-centre
Child health – paediatric medical and surgical wards; Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
Health of older people (DHB)
Main Department – Meade Clinical Centre
6 x Philips Digital Diagnost Rooms located in MCC which cover IP’s, OP’s, GP referrals. Rooms have wireless detectors and are stitching compatible.
ED – 24/7 Acute Services
2 x dedicated ED rooms currently with Philips Digital Diagnost Units (to be replaced early 2019)
4 bedded Resus suite with a dedicated ceiling mounted CR Unit (to be replaced early 2019 with a 2 x 2 DR unit).
Inpatient unit with 48 beds.
Level 2 emergency department open 24 hours
Day stay unit and theatres – day stay surgery and endoscopy.
Outpatients with clinics in medicine, surgery and many visiting specialists.
Birthing unit – midwife led.
Laboratory services and blood bank.
Outreach chemotherapy and haematology suit...