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Men's Health Month 2016

01 Jun 2016

Men’s Health Month is a great time for NZ men to have a think about their health, how important being healthy is, and to start making some changes to become healthier.

Immunisation Week 2016

03 May 2016

Protecting baby begins at pregnancy

Start a Conversation That Counts

15 Apr 2016

April 16 is Conversations That Count Day, to raise awareness about advance care planning so that people start thinking, talking and planning for their future and end of life care.

ProCare practices first three to receive Foundation Standard certification

14 Apr 2016

This morning at a breakfast celebration, Dr Nicholas Cooper, Onehunga Doctors and Royal Oak Medical Centre were the first three practices in New Zealand to receive their Foundation Standard certification.

World Health Day 2016: Beat Diabetes

07 Apr 2016

April 7 is World Health Day and this year the focus is on Diabetes.

ProCare at Polyfest 2016

31 Mar 2016

The ProCare team took the opportunity to engage with the community at Polyfest this year – while raising awareness of the broad range of services which ProCare provides.

Team ProCare at Round the Bays

14 Mar 2016

This year’s Round the Bays was a huge success for Team ProCare, with more than 300 people registering to take part including 28 practices.

Zika virus: information and advice

04 Feb 2016

Zika is a virus that is spread by some kinds of mosquitoes. The mosquitoes that can spread Zika virus are not normally found in New Zealand, but they are found in many countries around the world.

CMDHB: Group self-management programmes – 2016 referrals

18 Jan 2016

Practices can now refer patients to upcoming group self-management programmes in 2016 via ProExtra.

Frozen berries: Hepatitis A risk

04 Dec 2015

The imported frozen berries linked to a Hepatitis A health scare have now officially been identified and recalled by the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI).

ProCare Charitable Foundation grants to six charities

25 Nov 2015

The ProCare Charitable Foundation has announced the successful recipients of its inaugural grant funding programme.

AGM and Annual Report 2014/15

20 Nov 2015

ProCare’s AGM was held on 17 November 2015 with two Directors being elected to the Board, following Dr Sue Clark retiring from the Board after more than three years of service.

New early pregnancy care website: Best for baby

08 Sep 2015

Counties Manukau District Health Board have developed a new website for individuals wanting to plan early pregnancy care for themselves and their baby.

ProCare Network excels in National Health Targets

04 Sep 2015

The ProCare network’s hard work has paid off over the last 12 months, with excellent results in the recently released National Health Target PHO results.

ProCare Charitable Foundation welcomes applications for grants

17 Aug 2015

The ProCare Charitable Foundation has now opened the application period for grants from registered charities working to improve the health and wellbeing of communities in the Greater Auckland Region.

ProCare CEO Wins Pegasus Quality Recognition Award

20 Jul 2015

ProCare CEO, Steve Boomert wins the Pegasus Champion Award at the Pegasus Health Quality Recognition Awards 2015.

Update: Four Kauri Medical Centre Fire

05 Jun 2015

Four Kauri Medical Centre will temporarily work out of the Mt Albert Motor Inn from Monday 8 June, after the practice was recently destroyed by fire.

Fire closes Four Kauri Medical Centre

28 May 2015

A large emergency service response closed part of New North Rd in Mt Albert after the fire broke out at the Four Kauri Medical Centre about 7.30 this morning.

World Smokefree Day

25 May 2015

ProCare competition for World Smokefree Day on 31 May.

ProCare's Participation in Research Studies

22 Jan 2015

ProCare receives a number of requests from various organisations requesting ProCare to participate in research studies.