… to a meal over a designated meal period. The Upper Deck Cafe is the only place from which RMOs can uplift their meals. At Waikato Hospital, we have developed a chit system as the process for getting these meals. This will be explained in detail upon appointment.
There are also great cafes close to the hospital which serve superb coffees and food.
Applications open: Wednesday 16 August 2017 – 9am.
Applications close: Tuesday 12 September 2017 – 5pm.
Interviews will be held: From 3 - 5 October 2017, if successful you will be sent an appointment time with full details.
NESP programme start date: Monday 15 January 2018.
NETP Programme February intake start date: Tuesday 14 February 2018.
NETP Programme March intake start date: Monday 26 March 2018.
The assessment team currently consists of two senior or consultant psychologists, one to interview the caregiver, the other to work with the child. An SCA appointment takes 2 to 3 hours.
If a diagnosis of ASD is confirmed, then appropriate referrals within Child Development Centre and the community can be made. If the outcome of the assessment is unclear then a plan for further assessment or interve…
Call the COVID-19 healthline for free on 0800 358 5453 for further advice. Inform your midwife (LMC) and either contact your GP to book a time for a COVID-19 test or visit a community testing centre – no appointment is necessary for these. More information on testing locations can be found here: COVID testing.
If you have had severe complications in a previous pregnancy or currently have severe or complex health conditions, and you’re planning to get pregnant, talk to your GP about what you will need to consider.
It is best to arrange to have this appointment 3-6 months before trying to conceive.
Previous severe pregnancy complications include:
history suggestive of cervical insufficiency such as preterm prelabour rupture of membranes (PPROM) or premature births
spontaneous preterm birth at less…
… once during pregnancy, and again after the baby is born. This screening tool helps screen for mental health symptoms, just like taking your blood pressure helps to screen for physical issues.
GP practiceIn the Waikato you can ask for an extended GP appointment with your doctor to discuss mental health concerns and symptoms, where you will have more time than a normal appointment to talk with your doctor. The service is free for a non-urgent appointment, or there is a fee for an urgent appointm…
… visits to your home – for example district nurses, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, social workers, members of the START team and others.
Our staff will always carry a staff photo identification card.
Please make sure you are at home for the appointment.
What we ask you to do
Restrain and secure any dogs.
Do not smoke during our visits.
Advise us if there are any hazards that may be around your home or workplace.
Occasionally we may need to cancel a planned visit. We will contact y…