Pacific Health Service Hutt Valley,

1 Hewer Crescent, PO Box 35 027, Naeane, Hutt Valley, 5011.

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Addresss: 1 Hewer Crescent, Naenae, Hutt Valley

Phone: (04) 577 0394
Fax: (04) 577 0458

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Primary Outreach - Nursing Support Service

The outreach nursing service provides health checks, monitoring of health action plans, and facilitate health education and health prevention sessions.

The outreach nursing service provides health checks, monitoring of health action plans, and facilitate health education and health prevention sessions.

 

The Clinic focus is on Long-term conditions such as:

 

  • Cardiovascular disease

  • Respiratory & Asthma

  • Diabetes

  • Skin Infection

  • Obesity

 

We provide additional health access for Pacific People of all ages with highest health needs (HHN) with following issues:

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  • Single or Multiple long-term health conditions

  • Frequent admission to hospitals

  • Families with high social, economic  and health needs

  • Not enrolled in a GP – (we will facilitate enrolment)

  • Recent permanent resident migrant

  • Special referral by GP or specialist

 

What can we offer? 



A registered nurse will:

 

  • Work with clients individually family or support group,

  • Monitor your condition and

  • Work with your GP as often as required

  • Gather all information to manage your condition effectively.

 

Services we provide include:

  • Community and GP- integrated Pacific-friendly supported care in the management of patients with long term and lifestyle-conditions (e.g., Diabetes, Hypertension, Chronic Heart Diseases,  Chronic lung diseases)

  • Advanced physical nursing assessments and evaluations with referrals to medical, allied and social services as indicated

  • Flexible, free clinic/home visit health checks

  • Nurse follow-up assessment in the home following an acute event or hospital admission, providing timely patient support, monitoring while liaising with your GP and/or other relevant health care provider regarding your progress

  • Translation support and advocacy for Pacific persons with complex medical and social issues e.g., hospital specialist clinics

  • Health education and informational support one-on-one or group sessions

  • Collaborative specialist nurse clinics with onsite Diabetes and Respiratory Clinics (Hutt Valley DHB)

  • Facilitate GP enrollment, access to clinical appointments, health screenings, immunizations for ‘hard to reach’ fanau

  • Well Child specialist nurse service ‘Thriving Cores’ (see Well Child)

 

How to book an appointment

 

Telephone (04) 577 0394

Email info@phshutt.co.nz

Drop in Pacific Health Serice Hutt Valley, 1 Hewer Crescent, PO Box 35 027, Naeane, Hutt Valley, 5011.

 

Referrals from:

 

  • GP Practices

  • Hospitals

  • Family or Friend

  • Allied Health

  • Community Health Workers

 

 

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Services

  • Community and GP- integrated Pacific-friendly supported care in the management of patients with long term and lifestyle-conditions 

  • Advanced physical nursing assessments and evaluations 

  • Flexible, free clinic/home visit health checks

  • Nurse follow-up assessment in the home following an acute event or hospital admission

  • Translation support and advocacy for Pacific persons with complex medical and social issues 

  • Health education and informational support one-on-one or group sessions

  • Collaborative specialist nurse clinics with onsite Diabetes and Respiratory Clinics (Hutt Valley DHB)

  • Facilitate GP enrollment, access to clinical appointments, health screenings, immunizations for ‘hard to reach’ fanau

  • Well Child specialist nurse service Thriving Cores’ (see Well Child)

 
Mona Hawkins
Primary Healthcare
Nurse 
NZRN MN 

Born and educated in Samoa with over 30 years’ experience in New Zealand as a cardiac rehabilitation nurse, and a clinical nurse specialist in heart failure, at Hutt Hospital. Mona's career highlight was the development of the first nurse-led outreach Heart Failure Service at Valley DHB, pioneering the heart failure nurse specialist role within the context of a collaborative specialist/nurse-led Heart Failure Clinic. Mona is dedicated to making a difference in improving health outcomes for patients living with heart failure and associated long-term conditions. She is a passionate advocate for those disadvantaged by limited access to the  most appropriate health care. Mona is also one of our Safe Sleep educators.