As part of our prevention measures for COVID-19, we do need to make some visitor restrictions at the hospital. This is to meet the L2 physical distancing requirements.
Wairarapa After Hours is open at Masterton Medical Centre from 9am to 5pm, phone 06 370 0011.
Call Healthline for free advice 0800 611 116
If it is urgent, call 111 or come into the Emergency Department at Wairarapa Hospital
Unplanned service challenges require us to temporarily close Wairarapa Hospital’s acute orthopaedic service. From today, acute orthopaedic care will be provided in Wellington, Hutt Valley and Palmerston North.
Services and staff at Wairarapa hospital will be limited today as nurses and healthcare assistants who are participating members of the NZ Nurses Organisation (NZNO) go on strike.
Wairarapa DHB’s nurses and healthcare assistants who are participating members of the NZ Nurses Organisation (NZNO) will strike from 11am to 7pm tomorrow, Wednesday 9 June.
Hospital services will be significantly reduced during this time, so please save ED for emergencies.
Are you a great communicator, good with people, and want to get involved in our Covid Vaccination rollout?
We are recruiting vaccinators and administrators. Go to www.wairarapajobs,org.nz to apply.
While negotiations continue and we hope for a successful outcome, Wairarapa DHB is preparing for strike action by participating members of the New Zealand Nurses Organisation (NZNO) between 11am and 7pm on Wednesday 9 June.
Board Chair, Sir Paul Collins recounts his vaccination experience at Wairarapa Hospital’s vaccination clinic.
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