All Pinnacle practice staff are invited to attend our birthday celebration.
Thanks to practice referrals, more than 600 women have been successfully supported to screening/treatment over the last 12 months.
Find out what categories are up for grabs and how to make a nomination
College Awards recognise the hard work and dedication of exceptional GPs and community members, among the winners were two of our members and a past member.
The draft Foundation Standard has been reviewed in detail by Pinnacle's Quality and Education Committee. Read our response.
The current Ebola virus outbreak is predominantly affecting two provinces in the Democratic
Republic of Congo, North Kivu and
In May, Beerescourt Medical Centre's legacy practice management system crashed due to a significant server issue, with no timeframe given for when it would be back up and running. Read more...
As part of Budget 2018 several
changes took place from 1 December 2018 to provide people with greater
access to primary care services. Find out what this means for your practice.
Highlights from this year's conference for Pinnacle members
A reminder from the Ministry of Health of three significant changes to regulatory frameworks that will impact the health sector from 1 July 2019.
A change of chief executive comes into place for Pinnacle MHN on 1 August.
We're making some important changes in the way we store and use data to increase security, decrease costs and administration, plus open up new possibilities for understanding the health status and needs of the people in our region.
Practices within the network - and beyond - are onboarding and indici continues to mature and strengthen.
Listen to John Macaskill-Smith, CEO of Ventures, speak about using business to change health, introducing pharmacogenomics, and how you can find out more about how your body is likely to react to drugs on Business is Boring, a podcast series by The Spinoff in association with Callaghan Innovation.
Learn about the Ventures PGx programme, the training you'll need to get started and our work with Callaghan Innovation to mainstream the use of PGx in the New Zealand health sector.
There are currently significant measles outbreaks overseas,
including in the Philippines and some European countries. Read more.
I know this is a daily concern for Pinnacle members, and that it is not a new problem. We're keen to ideas from practice staff - what more can Pinnacle do to support immunisation rates?
A celebration was held last week to honour the hard work of the four nurses
who completed the Pinnacle graduate nurse programme in 2018.
After thirty six years in general practice Barrie Winn will retire at the end of this year.