Updates - Emergency departments
This page provides updates relating to emergency departments.
15 Jun: Emergency departments and primary health care - guidance and consultation summary released.
- Guidance for New Zealand emergency departments regarding the interface with primary health care (PDF, 32 KB)
- Summary of consultation (PDF, 30 KB) A summary of the feedback received on the draft version of the document released for consultation and the changes made to the draft document as a result.
25 Mar: Shorter Stays in Emergency Department National Research Project
The Shorter Stays in Emergency Department National Research Project is a collaborative opportunity for health professionals and managers to contribute to an exciting New Zealand health system innovation. The research aims to critically examine the whole health system to understand the impact of interventions on patient flow. This is your chance to be involved and inform the development of an innovative system model for New Zealand.
17 Mar: Targeting Emergencies: Shorter Stays in Emergency Departments
This publication looks at how DHBs are working to achieve the Shorter Stays in Emergency Departments Health Target.