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. The silence was deafening. The post got a solitary ‘like’ and it was from Rhind. Less than a year later, Covid-19 brought home the realities of a pandemic; Healthpoint’s emergency planning software and healthcare platforms were suddenly in high demand.