Tag: Lumsden Maternity Centre

Lumsden Maternity Decision Inquiry Bid Fails At Select Committee
News, Southland
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News, Southland
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Lumsden Maternity Decision Inquiry Bid Fails At Select Committee

News Desk - Aug 01, 2019

The Health Select Committee has voted against a motion to investigate the decision to downgrade the Lumsden Maternity Centre. The Southern District Health Board announced last year…

Southern DHB Playing ‘Russian Roulette’ With Lives – Midwife
Community, Southland
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Community, Southland
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Southern DHB Playing ‘Russian Roulette’ With Lives – Midwife

News Desk - Jun 21, 2019

A baby was born in a car park outside Lumsden Maternity Centre last night, sparking fresh calls for better maternity services in the area. Former midwife Nicky…

Lumsden Maternity Centre Downgrade Looms
Community, News
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Community, News
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Lumsden Maternity Centre Downgrade Looms

News Desk - Apr 08, 2019

The fight to save a Southland birthing centre has reached the 11th hour as the formal downgrade date edges closer. The Southern District Health Board announced the…

A National Govt Would Save Lumsden Maternity Centre
Community, News
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Community, News
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A National Govt Would Save Lumsden Maternity Centre

News Desk - Oct 09, 2018

National’s Health Spokesperson Michael Woodhouse and Clutha-Southland MP Hamish Walker today announced National will reinstate full services at the Lumsden Maternity Centre if elected in 2020. “Providing…

MP Hamish Walker Fight to Save Maternity Services at Lumsden Continues
News, Southland
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News, Southland
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MP Hamish Walker Fight to Save Maternity Services at Lumsden Continues

News Desk - Aug 13, 2018

Clutha-Southland MP Hamish Walker says after today’s meeting with the Directors of the Lumsden Maternity Centre it’s clear there are a number of issues with the process…

Lumsden Maternity Centre Petition Handed Over
News, Southland
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News, Southland
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Lumsden Maternity Centre Petition Handed Over

News Desk - Apr 10, 2018

Clutha-Southland MP Hamish Walker today presented his petition to Save the Lumsden Maternity Centre to Health Minister Dr David Clark. “The level of support that the petition…

Hundreds March to Save Lumsden Maternity Centre
News, Southland
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News, Southland
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Hundreds March to Save Lumsden Maternity Centre

News Desk - Mar 19, 2018

Hundreds of local residents in Lumsden hit the streets on Saturday to protest the downgrading of Lumsden Maternity Centre from a Primary Birthing Unit (birthing and postnatal care…

Petition To Save Lumsden Maternity Centre Goes Live
Rural, Southland
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Rural, Southland
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Petition To Save Lumsden Maternity Centre Goes Live

News Desk - Mar 08, 2018

Clutha-Southland MP Hamish Walker has launched a petition against the proposed downgrade of the Lumsden Maternity Centre and will lead a protest march in the Northern Southland…