CEO Blog

 Jim Green, Chief Executive

By Jim Green, Chief Executive

29 March 2016 - What's in a name?

I know raising this topic will be controversial with some, however, I would like to talk about stopping the use of the word 'patient' and instead using 'person'. Read More...

28 April 2016 - What we can do for others?

The spirit that is embodied in our country and comes out publicly on ANZAC day is one of caring for, and acting in, the best interest of others. Read more...

29 May 2017 - What does the government's 2017 Budget mean for Hauora Tairawhiti?

The Minister of Finance announced some significant funding increases for DHBs and other parts of the health sector. Read More

 

I know raising this topic will be controversial with some however I would like to talk about stopping use of the word 'patient' and instead using 'person'.