Day Surgery for Rural NZ

EQUITABLE ACCESS TO HEALTHCARE

One of the guiding principles of The New Zealand Health Strategy is equitable access for all New Zealanders to a comprehensive range of health and disability services. With over 600,000 people living and working in rural areas, the services we provide on the mobile surgical unit – Te Waka Hauora are clearly focussed on ensuring these patients are treated where they live and work. Our promise is to deliver a safe, friendly and quality-driven service.

Patient InformationWho is Mobile Health?

Day Surgery

Mobile Health brings the operating theatre to the doorstep of 25 rural communities with elective day surgery operations on board the mobile surgical unit.

Education

Rural health professionals are supported with both hands on clinical training, and education programs which are delivered through video conferencing.

Video

We film, edit and produce both live and recorded content with a specific focus on making a wide range of health content available for rural audiences.

About Us

Established in 2002, we are a private company which is funded by the Ministry of Health to provide health services primarily to people living and working in rural NZ.

Number of elective day surgery operations completed aboard the Mobile Surgical Unit

Mobile Surgical Unit

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