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Media are increasingly interested in the importance of trusted health communications. With our long-standing reputation for connecting more people to better healthcare and our role in the COVID-19 New Zealand response, Healthpoint Ltd is often asked to provide fresh thinking on how health tech can solve some of today’s biggest challenges. Here’s a selection of our stories:

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Medinz – An assessment of an inter-organisational communication tool
Posted January 18, 2022

Medinz – An assessment of an inter-organisational communication tool

In a new report, the University of Auckland has examined the barriers and solutions to effective public health communication during an emergency.

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Kiwis flock to trusted national health services directory to fight Delta outbreak
Posted September 6, 2021

Kiwis flock to trusted national health services directory to fight Delta outbreak

Healthpoint’s API is powering a new COVID-19 vaccination mapping tool on www.karawhiua.nz to support Māori to find the nearest clinic in their rohe.

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Health tech that empowers patients
Posted September 1, 2021

Health tech that empowers patients

Two years after her father passed away from a chronic illness, Kate Rhind felt driven to launch Healthpoint.

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Healthpoint API connecting Māori to COVID-19 vaccination clinics
Posted August 25, 2021

Healthpoint API connecting Māori to COVID-19 vaccination clinics

Demand for Healthpoint has skyrocketed as more New Zealanders than ever visit the directory website to locate COVID-19 testing and vaccination sites.

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Healthpoint Supports All Kiwis To Connect To Mental Health and Addiction Services Nationally
Posted July 12, 2021

Healthpoint Supports All Kiwis To Connect To Mental Health and Addiction Services Nationally

New Zealand’s national health services directory, www.healthpoint.co.nz, is the connection point between Kiwis and mental health providers.

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Medinz Success In New Zealand
Posted July 12, 2021

Medinz Success In New Zealand

Medinz is supporting Aotearoa New Zealand to deliver critical clinical communications faster.

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Movers and Shakers – Autumn 2021
Posted June 14, 2021

Movers and Shakers – Autumn 2021

Belinda Allen has joined Healthpoint as director of partnerships and culture. Allen is motivated to bring different people, groups and assets together, to build powerful and positive relationships that uplift and grow whanau and communities.

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New Zealand health tech in global COVID-19 response
Posted May 17, 2021

New Zealand health tech in global COVID-19 response

New Zealand alert systems being used by health professionals overseas. Two years ago, Healthpoint CEO Kate Rhind's team posted a LinkedIn message about the need for businesses to have a plan in the event of a viral outbreak.

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