Bay Navigator

March 2019

National Health Advisory Update on Screening Recommendations


For the attention of: Received this email directly....

Gender Identity Concerns - Where and How to Refer


GPs and other primary care health professionals might be the first port of call for people with gender identity concerns – identifying as transgender, non-binary genderqueer, or simply questioning their assigned gender at birth.....

National Health Advisory - Notification of MMR Nationwide Prioritisation


Canterbury DHB are undertaking a MMR vaccination campaign in response to a local outbreak of measles. They are prioritising vaccination of people aged 12 months to 28 years who have never received a measles or MMR vaccine.....

National Health Advisory Notification of MMR Immunisation Advice for Healthcare Workers


The Ministry wishes to remind all healthcare professionals and other people working in health care facilities, who were born on 1 January 1969 or later, to ensure that they are protected against measles.....

Read the Latest From BOPDHB CE, Helen Mason - 5 March 2019


Professor Peter Gilling talks about a groundbreaking research project underway in Tauranga.....

Anticoagulation in AF - CME Dinner


Get an up-to-date overview of the treatment of atrial fibrillation over dinner at Mills Reef, with case studies to illustrate....

National Health Advisory Notification of Measles Outbreak Overseas


There are currently significant measles outbreaks overseas, including in the Philippines and some European countries.  For countries that are affected, please check the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC, USA) website for travel updates -