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Programme support

Programme support is provided by the following staff, as well as local area support from the graduate’s clinical nurse manager, preceptor, and educator.

Chris Baker
Nurse Co-ordinator Practice Development: Portfolio Cultural Support (He Ahuru Mowai)

Nicky Nelson
Nurse Educator, Cultural Support and Paediatrics

Lisette Ingram
Nurse Educator, Graduate Programmes

Lyndall Nokes
Nurse Educator, Graduate Programmes

Nicola Syrett
Nurse Educator - ENSIPP

Chanda-Lea Rolleston
Nurse Educator - Me...

During your hospital stay

COVID-19: Visitor policy in Alert Level 1
Click here for more informationOur aim is to give you excellent care and support while you are here. Our staff will explain what is happening each step of the way. Please ask us if you have concerns or don’t understand something. We welcome your comments and feedback.

Children's ear clinic

... this service please contact the phone numbers listed below for each location or call our Hamilton clinic on 07 838 3565

Please note clinics and mobile clinics may be cancelled without notice due to unforeseen circumstances. Clinic will be closed for staff breaks. These will be noted on clinic door.

 Term 4 dates for Free Ear Clinic Service for Children  

No smoking or vaping

We have a no smoking, no vaping policy that applies to all patients, visitors and staff. Whether you are coming to us for a clinic appointment or a hospital stay, you must not smoke or vape anywhere inside our buildings or on our grounds.

It is routine for our staff to ask all patients if they smoke and to offer you options to help you be smokefree during your stay. If you let us know, we can provide clean nicotine products on the wards (e.g. patches, lozenges or gum). 

We can also refer you t...

Research and education priorities

... relationships modelled in the learning environment. 

Develop an integrated approach to education and research for all Allied Health disciplines, which will drive patient centred care and ensure health service delivery meets the needs of the community.
Give staff access to a wide range of quality education and research opportunities.
Improve the translation of new findings into learning opportunities for the workforce.
Innovative learning
Create an environment where skills, knowledge and value...


... 2011 to celebrate the 125th anniversary of Waikato Hospital. Funded by the Waikato Health Trust and printed locally by Print House, it includes some of the historical and more recent photographs from Waikato DHB's extensive collection, as well as staff profiles and a snapshot of current media releases that highlight the range of issues and activities at the hospital. 

Under One Roof - a history of Waikato Hospital by historian John Armstrong, was published in 2009. This is a 500-plus page...

Laboratory processing over weekends

... on:

weekdays at 8pm
Saturdays 8am and 1230pm


Thames Hospital Laboratory

Drop swabs in to Thames hospital main reception.

Package swabs with lab forms into individual bags and drop into the specimen collection basket for processing
If laboratory staff are working over the weekend, they can process the swabs.  If they are not, they will be couriered to Waikato Hospital Laboratory for weekend processing

Taumarunui Hospital Laboratory

Drop swabs in to Taumarunui hospital ward reception....

Our team

Team rolesAdministrative staff
Responsible for arranging appointments, booking scans, typing medical records, filing, and the day-to-day running of the radiation therapy department. They are also a great source of information for general questions.

Medical Physicists
Performs important roles behind the scenes working in all aspects of radiation therapy. They are responsible for developing and directing quality control programs for equipment and procedures. They also take precise measurements...

Rehabilitation and Allied Health Research and Education Centre (RARE)

Waikato DHB's Rehabilitation and Allied Health Research and Education Centre (RARE) strengthens the evidence base of Allied Health practice through:

undertaking, mentoring and facilitating clinical research projects
promoting a research culture
supporting allied health education and leadership at Waikato DHB.  
Key activities

Facilitating and conducting research projects within Allied Health (details of current research)
Promoting research amongst  allied health clinicians and the broade...