Articles for author: Te Whatu Ora

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New scholarships to help tackle rural health workforce shortages

Rural Women New Zealand (RWNZ) is pleased to open applications for new scholarships designed to grow the rural health workforce. Grants of between $2500 and $5000 are now available, from a total funding pool of $90,000 provided to RWNZ by Health New Zealand| Te Whatu Ora. “These scholarships are specifically designed for students whose study ...

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EOIs open for regional Consumer Councils

Health New Zealand is setting up four Regional Consumer Councils to strengthen the voice of consumers, whānau and communities in design, delivery and monitoring of health services for all New Zealanders. Director Consumer Engagement and Whānau Voice, Hector Matthews, says the move from local consumer councils to regional councils will ensure consumers are heard at ...