Latest Ministry of Health News

UNSW awarded over $13m in NHMRC clinical trials funding
Covid: People living in conflict zones cannot be forgotten in global vaccination effort
Deaths in New Zealand lower than expected so far during pandemic
CTU calls on employers to value essential Allied Health workers
Completely inadequate offer rejected by PSA bargaining team
No offer from DHBs as allied health strike looms
Decline in number of people diagnosed with HIV in New Zealand
WHO delivers 20 ambulances to Ukraine
10,000 health workers to strike from Monday
Beyond numbers: database brings to light quality of care for women and their babies at national scale
Enhertu approved in US for patients with HER2-positive metastatic breast cancer treated with prior anti-HER2-based regimen
Indonesia takes an impressive step toward cervical cancer control
New mask exemption card to remove uncertainty
WHO congratulates Sudan on adopting “High burden to high impact” approach
Mission to BioKorea to strengthen ties
Nurses’ pay equity settlement
Expert advice sought on long-term health challenges
Perrottet Government to deliver strengthened focus on regional health
NSW Government to deliver strengthened focus on regional health
Statewide health strike to proceed
Govt blocks another mental health briefing
DOC lifts vaccination requirements for accommodation
NSW latest Covid update as at 31 March
Rapid antigen testing more widely available
Ondexxya approved in Japan for reversal of acute major bleeds in patients on Factor Xa inhibitors
University of Toronto Scarborough launches new academy of medicine for eastern GTA
Expanding network: Togo gains National Influenza Centre
Boosting infectious substance shipping capacities in Yemen
Australia and Korea sign MoU on vaccine research
Fund helps Pacific Aotearoa with Covid
Erbil: new glimpse of hope, ICRC opens largest Physical Rehabilitation Centre in Iraq
Pharmac deal good news for New Zealanders
In Dialogue with Venezuela, Experts of Committee on Rights of Persons with Disabilities Ask about Braille and Sign Language
Government reimburses support workers travel 21c per km less than its own official rate
Pae ora one step closer for Māori
New era for Kenyan healthcare begins
Prevalence of chronic kidney disease “alarmingly” high
Victoria Secures Partnership With Korea On Vaccine Research
Alcohol Dependence Significantly Increases Suicide Risk – Otago Study
Experts of Human Rights Committee Commend Iraq for its Judicial Pursuit of Perpetrators of Sexual Violence
IWD 2022: Malaria and journey from control to elimination
In Dialogue with Israel, Experts of Human Rights Committee Raise Issues Concerning Applicability of Covenant and Ask about
Urgent need for PPE for care and support workers
Free rapid antigen tests now available for home testing
In Dialogue with Qatar, Experts of Human Rights Committee Commend Legislative Revision Efforts and Ask about Stance on Capital
Massive backlog of tests comes as no surprise
Daily youth smoking rates at all time low in Aotearoa
Strengthening Australia’s ties with Laos