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Te Pū rauemi KOWHEORI-19 COVID-19 resource hub

Support for people working in health during the COVID-19 pandemic. Find information about how you can support yourselves and others, including consumers, teams and colleagues which complements and aligns with Ministry of Health resources.

Kia āta kōwhiri Choosing Wisely

The Choosing Wisely campaign seeks to reduce harm from unnecessary and low-value tests and treatment.

The mental health and addiction (MHA) quality improvement programme's Te Hiringa Kounga Māori group:

  • advocates Māori bodies of knowledge and experience
  • incorporates tikanga Māori, pūrākau, karakia and waiata into the MHA quality improvement programme
  • supports Māori and wider sector engagement
  • raises awareness of MHA issues for Māori
  • advises the development of effective interventions for Māori
  • ensures the programme is responsive to tangata whaiora and whānau experience
  • improves health equity, and reduces harm, mortality and unwarranted variation across MHA services.



Published: 18 Oct 2021 Modified: 24 Mar 2023