Achievements for Asian Health Services中文 | 한국어


Highlights of Achievements from 2000 to 2018

  • Developing the Asian Mental Health & Addiction Work-stream Strategic Plan

  • Established the Asian Mental Health & Addiction Clinical Governance Group

  • Developing models of best practice: Asian patient support service, Asian mental health service; Asian smokefree service development; Asian breast screening enrolment service; interpreting services; iCare health information line

  • Improving access to primary and secondary healthcare services for Asian consumers and families

  • Improving Asian women’s breast screening enrolment rate

  • Improving Asian patient experiences and capturing Asian patient stories

  • Reducing communication barriers through the provision of a quality interpreting service

  • Reducing DNAs and improved client engagement with service providers

  • Developing a responsive mental health and addiction service model for Asian people

  • Conducting on-going research and evaluation studies to inform managers, clinical leaders, and planners about strategies and trends in Asian health, as well as the effectiveness of health/mental health interventions and the health services provided

  • Developing strong partnerships with Asian/MELAA communities and providers; stakeholder organisations including academic researchers

  • Developing culturally appropriate and quality services



 

 

Health Excellence Awards - Waitemata DHB

We have achieved health excellence awards for the following pieces of work:

  • 2018: Growing Stronger Together – Improving Children’s Journey : Waitemata Health Excellence Award 2018: Winner – Excellence in Patient Experience Poster presentation

  • 2016: Advanced Care Plan: Korean Resources Co-Design Project : Waitemata Health Excellence Award 2016: Winner – Excellence in Patient Experience Oral presentation

  • 2015: A Responsiveness Mental Health and Addiction Service Model for Asian People: Waitemata Health Excellence Awards 2015: Overall Winner - Poster Presentation

  • 2015: A Responsiveness Mental Health and Addiction Service Model for Asian People: Waitemata Health Excellence Awards 2015; Integrated Care Category Winner - Poster Presentation

  • 2011: A Successful Collaborative Approach to Ensure Increased Breast Screening uptake by Asian women on the North Shore; Waitemata Health Excellence Awards 2011; Highly Commendable Oral Presentation

  • 2006: Asian Smoke Free Community (ASC) Service Development: Waitemata DHB Awards 2006; 1st Prize Oral Presentation

  • 2006: Asian Smoke Free Community (ASC) Service Development: Health Innovations Awards 2006; Highly Commendable Health Innovations Award

  • 2006: Regional Mental Health Training for Interpreters - Waitemata DHB Clinical Awards 2006; Highly Commendable Winner Poster Presentation

  • 2003: Asian health service development projects - Waitemata DHB Clinical Awards 2003; 2nd Place Winner Oral Presentation

  • 2000: Asian Health Survey Project - Waitemata DHB Clinical Awards 2000; 3rd Place Winner Oral Presentation