News | Health & Safety
14 Nov 2019 1:46
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Health & Safety

    A section of Middlemore's Kidz First hospital, has been sectioned off to fight measles

    A section of Middlemore's Kidz First hospital, has been sectioned off to fight measles


    The 12-bed ward has two patents in it, in an attempt to isolate the disease - with more than 140 cases in Middlemore this year.

    Acting general manager Carmel Ellis says they isolated the ward last week, and will keep it that way as long as is needed.

    Ellis says Auckland Regional Public Health Service has predicted levels will climb until mid-September.

    © 2019 Newstalk ZB, NZCity


     Other Health & Safety News
     13 Nov: Replace that breakfast bacon with some smashed avocado
     13 Nov: The New Zealand Blood Service says today's strike by lab workers won't have a major impact on its services
     12 Nov: The Health Minister's defending emergency funding for District Health Boards
     12 Nov: A former District Health Board chairman says DHBs are handling a double-edged sword - being under funded and in need of a restructure
     11 Nov: A medical centre and surgeon have been found responsible after a woman found a swab had been left inside her four days after an operation
     11 Nov: A breach of Health and Disability Consumers' Rights in the monitoring of man with cardiac issues
     10 Nov: An advertising expert has expressed anger over what she says is an deliberate attempt to mislead the public
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    Highlanders coach Aaron Mauger expects to have Tony Brown at his disposal next year More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    The Official Cash Rate is staying unchanged at a record low 1 percent More...



     Today's News

    Law and Order:
    Police officer charged with murder over teen's shooting death in Yuendumu 23:27

    Netball:
    Netball New Zealand's picking up what Lisa Alexander's putting down 21:57

    Entertainment:
    Kelly Rowland has put her Christmas tree up already 21:44

    International:
    Korean river runs red from blood of pigs culled amid African swine fever outbreak 21:27

    Law and Order:
    A man is facing a careless driving charge for crashing a 290-thousand dollar Ferrari in Auckland's Victoria Park tunnel during a test drive this year 21:17

    Entertainment:
    Ronnie Wood feels "lucky" to be alive 21:14

    Entertainment:
    Sharon Osbourne found it "terrifying" seeing Ozzy Osbourne "incapacitated" following a freak accident earlier this year 20:44

    Entertainment:
    Chrissy Teigen has dismissed Sharon Osbourne's criticism of John Legend's 'Baby, It's Cold Outside' 20:14

    Entertainment:
    Woody Allen has settled his lawsuit against Amazon Studios 19:44

    Entertainment:
    Owen Wilson has "never" met his daughter 19:14


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2019 New Zealand City Ltd