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United against influenza

18th June 2020

Eligible Three Rivers Medical patients are being vaccinated against influenza by Turanga Health nurses as the region’s two biggest primary health providers unite against the deadly disease.

2020 Vision for a New Year

11th January 2020

Nurse Ayla Evans enjoys being part of a team at Three Rivers Medical Centre, making a positive difference in the health and lives of patients in Gisborne.

Cook Off controversy, but everyone eats well!

11th November 2019

In yet another year of controversy, Three Rivers Medical introduced a wild card in its annual cook-off with Turanga Health, in which the two health providers celebrate healthy eating . . . and healthy competition.

"Go-to' nurse helps make life better

1st October 2019

IN recent years Rachel Ferkins has spent her weekends supporting her two teen sons as they competed at high-level kayaking regatta, while devoting her weeks to supporting clients with multiple or chronic illnesses. And, she says, the two are not mutually exclusive.

Information about the confirmed measles case in Gisborne

5th September 2019

The recent confirmed case of measles in Gisborne has resulted in a significant increase at 3Rivers in the number of related phone calls and patients requiring vaccination and face-to-face time. This has put additional pressure on an already stretched system.