Three Rivers Medical bucks national trend with three permanent GPs14 July 2017
As GP shortages continue to affect the country our provincial medical centre is bucking the trend.
Light and shade20 June 2017 - The Gisborne Herald, NZ Doctor
Tairawhiti Police medical doctor and Three Rivers GP Tom James was profiled in the latest edition of NZ Doctor by Cliff Taylor — the article was headlined A tale of two cities: GP scratches shiny surface to treat unseen ills.
NEW Zealand’s healthcare system can be difficult, confusing and frightening when you’re really sick with something that can’t be easily cured. Whether it be arthritis, diabetes, heart disease, or high blood pressure, managing a long term condition can be tough, says new Three Rivers Medical nurse Rachel Ferkins who’s been employed to help.
An impressive Māori carving by Gisborne Boys’ High School Whakairo student Jarryd Broughton has been purchased by Three Rivers Medical.
Delicious and nutritious was the aim of the game at the annual Turanga Health versus Three Rivers Medical Centre Cook Off last week.
Come and have steak for lunch today as Three Rivers Medical staff face off against Turanga Health staff in a ‘Cook Off’ promoting healthy eating.
Yellow fever vaccinations are available in Gisborne now that a Three Rivers Medical GP has achieved the relevant qualifications.