Search below to find Ministry publications.
29 August 2014
These tables contain information on the underlying causes of all deaths registered in New Zealand in 2011. Information is broken down by age, sex, ethnicity, district health board and ICD-10-AM chapters, subgroups and three character codes.
20 August 2014
This is the executive summary of a comprehensive evaluation of an ARC NETP programme pilot commissioned by Health Workforce New Zealand and the Office of the Chief Nurse, Ministry of Health.
01 August 2014
This publication looks at health literacy barriers to palliative care for Māori patients and their whānau and explores ways to improve the quality of services.
30 July 2014
VIP practitioners, health professionals and service providers talk about what improving their responsiveness for Māori means to them and how they can improve their practice.
Analysis of Submissions- Potential change of district health board for Wharekauri, Rēkohu, Chatham Islands29 July 2014
This report provides an analysis of submissions received during the consultation used to determine whether the Chatham Islands should change district health board (DHB) affiliation from Hawke’s Bay DHB to another DHB
29 July 2014
In 2012 the Ministry of Health commissioned research to assess how well changes made to Well Child / Tamariki Ora (WCTO) services over the last five years have been adopted and what impact they are having on child health outcomes. The review assessed the content, delivery and accessibility of three components of the WCTO programme and makes recommendations to improve the quality, reach and effectiveness of WCTO services.
28 July 2014
An explanation for health practitioners on what a quality assurance activity is, what the benefits are of having a quality assurance activity protected, and how to obtain that protection.
14 July 2014
A report to the United Nations on HIV/AIDs in New Zealand for the period January 2012–December 2013.
03 July 2014
This publication is an action plan, jointly developed by ACC and the Ministry of Health, to deliver better services for people with acquired or congenital spinal cord impairment (SCI) causing significant impairment.
02 July 2014
This report identifies health literacy barriers in understanding and managing gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM). The report also highlights interventions that may strengthen health literacy to allow better understanding of GDM and greater uptake of screening for GDM by pregnant Māori women.