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Educating patients about ‘leaky legs’ leads to award

17 Oct 2017, Improving Leadership & Capability

A project to help patients in the community understand their ‘leaky legs’ has seen a Wairarapa DHB community health nurse become the latest recipient of the Open for leadership awards.

Hawke’s Bay speech–language therapist wins award

13 Sep 2017, Improving Leadership & Capability

A thoughtful approach to improving relationships and commitment to the care of her patients has seen a Hawke’s Bay District Health Board speech and language therapist become the latest recipient of an Open for leadership award.

Wellington physiotherapist wins health leadership award

30 Aug 2017, Improving Leadership & Capability

Wellington physiotherapist Tom Bond’s drive to introduce a monitoring tool for long-stay intensive care unit patients has won him a Commission Open for leadership award.