T: +61 2 9857 1012
C: Rachel Coxon
E: Rachel.Coxon@abbott.com


Session Sponsor

Abbott Point of Care is a worldwide leader in fundamentally changing healthcare delivery with solutions that are intuitive, innovative, reliable, and cost-effective for our customers. We are part of Abbott, a global, diversified health care innovator with a legacy of pioneering work in medical diagnostics.  

When you partner with Abbott Point of Care, you can be sure you are getting lab-quality, patient-side results-exactly what's needed to effectively deliver efficient care, and a better patient experience. Our i-STAT® System is an advanced, portable diagnostic testing system that provides real-time results within minutes to accelerate the patient care decision-making process.

T: +64 9 5884278  
C: Vanita Hira
E: vanity@alliancehealth.org.nz 


Satchel Sponsor

Alliance Health Plus (AH+) is a mid-sized PHO and community care organisation striving to transform the health and well-being of the broad populations we cover. In providing accessible, culturally responsive and high quality services and care, the AH+ team live by our vision; Strong Families, Strong Communities, Living Longer.

Compass Health
W: www.compasshealth.org.nz


Conference Handbook Sponsor

Compass Health provides quality primary health care services to an enrolled population of 291,630 people across the Wellington, Porirua, Wairarapa and Kapiti areas.  We work in two health alliances: bilaterally with Wairarapa DHB and multilaterally with WellHealth, Cosine, and Ora Toa PHOs and Capital Coast DHB.  We employ over 100 people and contract with 59 medical practices.  We also provide corporate services to Central PHO and a number of general practices. 


East Health Trust PHO
P: +64 9 538 0599
E: health@easthealth.co.nz
W: www.easthealth.co.nz


Welcome Reception Sponsor

East Health Trust PHO provides quality preventative and interventional medical care to over 100,000 people across the Howick, Pakuranga, Botany, Half Moon Bay, Beachlands, Maraetai, Clevedon, Flatbush and Ormiston areas of Auckland.  We are a group of primary health care providers committed to empowering personal and community health and wellbeing through quality, innovative programmes and endorsing healthy lifestyle choices.


Health Promotion Agency

P: +64 4 917 0060
E: enquiries@hpa.org.nz
W: www.hpa.org.nz/


Keynote Speaker Sponsor

Health promotion is the process of enabling people to increase control over, and improve, their health.

HPA is an evidence-based health promotion organisation, influencing all sectors that contribute to good health and wellbeing. Our work is divided into three main areas:

* promoting health and wellbeing

* enabling health promoting initiatives and environments

* informing health promoting policy and practice

Health Quality & Safety Commission NZ

P: +64 4 901 6040
E: info@hqsc.govt.nz
W: www.hqsc.govt.nz
C: Diane Aaltonen


Associate Sponsor

The Health Quality & Safety Commission works with clinicians, providers and consumers to improve health and disability services. Our priority is to reduce patient harm from healthcare associated infections, surgery, medication and falls. The Commission is coordinating a national patient safety campaign focused on reducing harm in these areas.


Healthy Start Workforce Project
P: +64 9 923 9330
E: info@healthystartworkforce.org.nz
W: www.healthystartworkforce.org.nz
C: Susan Miller


Associate Sponsor

The Healthy Start Workforce Project offers two free professional development programmes for health practitioners. 

Our online education programme explores the science around how good nutrition and physical activity during pregnancy and the early years helps to reduce health risks later in life, in particular heart disease, type 2 diabetes, and obesity. 

Our Healthy Conversation Skills workshop gives participants tools to help clients make lasting lifestyle behaviour changes, particularly in the area of nutrition and physical activity.

Learn more: www.healthystartworkforce.org.nz 

W: www.indici.co.nz


Platinum Sponsor

Indici is a flexible, enterprise level patient management system that will revolutionise the way you record, control, access and share a patient's health records across all health services. Indici will improve how patients and clinicians interact with each other and the wider health care system offering transformation for your patient experience at a competitive cost. Visit www.indici.co.nz for more information. 


Medtech Global
P: +64 9 358 1123 or 0800 263 3832
E: hq@medtechglobal.com
W: www.medtechglobal.com
C: Sanjeewa Samaraweera


Gold Sponsor
Espresso Coffee Cart Sponsor
Quality Symposium Associate Sponsor

Medtech Global has been providing technology solutions to empower health for over 30 years. The company is committed to enabling health professionals provide better care and individuals to improve and manage their personal health.  

Medtech Evolution leverages the company's domain experience and market leadership, providing user-friendly tools to help healthcare professionals to better manage their patients whilst delivering the highest quality of care.

ManageMyHealth is a revolutionary browser based and mobile SaaS solution that puts the individual at the heart of their own healthcare - it allows for convergence of secure audio, video and diagnostic medical devices, providing a platform for holistically addressing the needs of patient and provider interactions.


Ministry of Health
W: www.health.govt.nz


Keynote Speaker Sponsor

The Ministry of Health leads New Zealand's health and disability system, and has overall responsibility for the management and development of that system. The Ministry works across the health sector to deliver better health outcomes for New Zealanders. The statement "All New Zealanders live well, stay well, get well" describes the future we want and is central to the recently released NZ Health Strategy : Future Direction. 

Miranda Smith Homecare
P: 0800 600 026
E: info@mshomecare.co.nz
W: www.mshomecare.co.nz
C: Helen Swiney


Associate Sponsor - Quality Symposium

"Setting the standard in home-based care by delivering exceptional service and providing a continued quality of life."

As the longest-running and most experienced home care agency in the country, we help the elderly, disabled and those convalescing to continue to live safely, with dignity, in their own homes.

Clients receive care that ranges from 2 hour visits through to night support and 24 hour care. Needs range from medication management, meal & household support to specialised Dementia or Parkinson's care, Palliative care. This can be provided through private arrangement or through some public funding. 

Find out more: www.mshomecare.co.nz.


W: www.nirvanahealth.co.nz/  


Conference App Sponsor

Nirvana Health Group is a leading innovation partner in the New Zealand health system, and a major contributor to medical workforce development. Operating in general practice since 1977, Nirvana supports the development of clinical teams in the delivery of primary care services to diverse communities. We are New Zealand's largest independent clinician-owned primary health care group with over 300 general practitioners and urgent care clinicians working across 34 clinics. We support the training of over 200 medical and nursing students each year and are proud to serve our patients with innovative, effective and efficient models of care.

P: +64 4 460 4990
E: enquiry@pharmac.govt.nz
W: www.pharmac.govt.nz/  

PHARMAC (Pharmaceutical management agency)

Workshop Session Sponsor

PHARMAC is the New Zealand Government agency that decides which medicines, medical devices and related products are subsidised, both in the community and public hospitals. The funding for the subsidies comes from District Health Boards. PHARMAC's job is to ensure that New Zealanders get the best possible health outcomes from money the Government spends on pharmaceuticals, so our health system will continue to be affordable into the future.

P: +64 9 377 7827
W: www.procare.co.nz


Keynote Speaker Sponsor

ProCare - Caring for Aucklanders through high quality general practice

Clinical excellence; thriving businesses; influential network.

We're New Zealand's largest network of qualified family doctors (GPs), nurses and general practice teams. We provide community-based and family-orientated healthcare to more than 800,000 people across the Auckland region. Our practices are often the first point of contact for people who need healthcare, and ensure continuity and co-ordination with the full range of wider health and social services.

P: 0800 800 181
E: provider@southerncross.co.nz
W: www.southerncross.co.nz/society


Registration Sponsor

As a not-for-profit health insurer, our aim is for a wide range of New Zealanders to have timely, affordable and sustainable access to private healthcare. We are evolving how our members access the healthcare services they need through our Affiliated Provider programme. Find an Affiliated Provider at healthcarefinder.co.nz