Published by Auckland, Counties Manukau and Waitematā DHBs on 1/02/2022 9:29:58 AM.
The Omicron Pivot webinar – this Thursday 3 February, 7.30pm-9pm
Register now for this NRHCC and Goodfellow Unit webinar aimed at GPs, urgent care and pharmacies. The webinar will focus on how to support your practice, patients and customers through the Omicron outbreak.
Presenters will deliver quick-fire ten-minute updates on the pivot to Omicron and its impact on changes to primary care, including self-care for patients, case management, vaccination, workplace resilience and the pharmacy response.
Immunisation of 5 to 11-year- olds
Translations of the Ministry of Health’s Protecting your Tamariki from COVID-19 brochure are now available on the Unite Against COVID-19 website. Here’s links to some of the different languages available:
You’ll find the translation brochure for printing at the bottom of the webpages.
IMAC has great resources for health professionals on vaccinating 5 to 11-year- olds – see here – and here for a fact sheet on consent discussions. Keep an eye on this link for new additions: https://covid.immune.org.nz/covid-19-vaccines-nz/getting-vaccinated/5-11-years-old-covid-resources.
Webinar with Dr Ashley Bloomfield – today from 6pm-7pm
Director-General of Health Dr Ashley Bloomfield will join RNZCGP President Dr Sam Murton, and Primary Care Lead for the COVID-19 Vaccine & Immunisation Programme Dr Joe Bourne, for a webinar today.
This is an opportunity for you to bring your (high-level) questions and concerns directly to Dr Bloomfield and hear more about the direction of the Ministry and Government’s Omicron planning.Register here: webinar registration.