6 April 2022
CPR Saved my Life: Quick action from parents saves 20 year old’s life
A 20-year-old is not usually someone you would associate with a cardiac arrest. A cardiac arrest can happen to anyone, anywhere and at any time without warning.
8 December 2022
A Message from our Chief Executive
As we all look forward to the festive season, it is important to acknowledge the incredible dedication and commitment shown by those working in health at a time where staffing numbers are critically low and the workload is incredibly demanding. I thank you all for everything that you are doing to improve outcomes for everyone in Aotearoa New Zealand.
16 October 2022
Ella's Story: "I know I did everything I could, because I was trained."
Geoff’s story did not end how anyone expected. At 62 years old, Geoff was fit and healthy, running a motel in the Hutt Valley and enjoying the pleasures of life along with his wife of 40 years, Alison.
13 October 2022
Tennis players rally to save woman's life
When Registered Nurse Jane Brunton was playing tennis on a hot Waikato summer morning she didn’t expect the woman serving opposite her to collapse. Jane initially thought that the woman was suffering from heat stroke, as they had been playing three hours of interclub games in 30C temperatures. Jane and her teammates had considered ending the game earlier because of the heat.