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Testimonials from health care support staff who have completed the Level 3 Certification offered through Waikato DHB.
Cheryl Tuck
Healthcare assistant
Tokoroa Hospital 

Julie Washington-Smith
Healthcare assistant
Waikato Hospital 

Phillip Clarke
Psychiatric assistant
Waikato Hospital


For someone who hesitated the first time round, lacked confidence in theory because of past experience in school and not understanding questions very well, I can truly say how proud I am. Not only in getting o...

Study days and education

... approval is gained from your manager/nurse educator.

Enrolled nursesIn addition to the study days mentioned above, there is a specific course provided to enhance learning for Enrolled nurses.

Rural nursesNurses based in our southern rural communities at Tokoroa Hospital, Te Kuiti Hospital and Taumarunui Hospital can access our courses and learning opportunities, including through the e-learning Ko Awatea platform.
They also have some specific courses and study days:

Co-ordinators Study Day...

Where to have your postnatal care

... centres
Birthcare Huntly
Waterford Birth Centre, Hamilton
River Ridge East Birth Centre, Hamilton
Pohlen Hospital Birth Centre, Matamata
Te Awamutu Birthing
Thames Hospital Birthing Unit
Waihi Lifecare Birthing Centre
South Waikato Primary Birthing Unit, Tokoroa
Taumarunui Hospital Birthing Unit.
Birth at Waikato HospitalIf you birth at Waikato Hospital you may want to return straight home following birth. If you and your baby are ready to leave, and your midwife has assessed you as clinically...

Update - 28 October 2021

Waikato DHB’s information systems were affected by a cyber security incident on Tuesday, 18 May 2021. This incident affected services at Waikato, Te Kuiti, Taumarunui, Thames and Tokoroa hospitals and our community-based services.

While we continue to receive support from expert cyber security professionals, we wanted to provide an update on progress since our last statement was published on our website.

Waikato DHB also wants to take the opportunity to sincerely apologise to the Waikato commu...