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Drunken Patients Abuse Nurses at Timaru Hospital

Drunken Patients Abuse Nurses at Timaru Hospital Timaru Hospital’s emergency department has been seeing an increase of drunken patients lately. The staff of the hospital has reported that they have been verbally abused and occasionally physically assaulted. The situation is getting out of hand and the staff is hoping that the government will make a change.

Gay Ski Week May Become the Subject of University of Otago

Gay Ski Week May Become the Subject of University of OtagoQueenstown's annual Gay Ski Week is now on the verge to become the subject of a University of Otago. It is considered that the Gay Ski Week could help advance sex research and also could help to study gay men's sexual behavior during major overseas sporting and social event.

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Funds Innovative Study by University Of Otago

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Funds Innovative Study by University Of OtagoAnnouncing itself a winner of Grand Challenges Explorations, an initiative funded by the

Southern DHBs Ranked Poorly at a Recent Survey

Southern DHBs Ranked Poorly at a Recent SurveyIn a recent poll conducted by the National Health Board, it has been unveiled that people have no more faith in the health providers such as Otago and Southland.

It has been accentuated that none of the District Health Board has performed fairly in the survey that was aimed to analyze the popularity of different health care providers in the region.

Hawke's Bay gets six full-time Interns

In the wake of accommodating six Otago University final year medical students, Hawke's Bay District Health Board has expanded their existing capacity as a teaching campus. The students were reported to come from Wellington School of Medicine and have selected Hawke's Bay on the expectation of getting more exposure in terms of medical cases.

Medical intern Simon Hampton seems to be very excited about working in a smaller hospital, as this would give them individual attention, and hence would assist in understanding the medical cases in a better manner.

Science, modernization responsibility

Prof-Sir-David-SkeggUniversity of Otago academics are balanced to lead an important position in the way backing for science and innovation is settled in the coming three years.

The Government has shaped the science panel and the innovation panel as element of the latest Ministry of Science and Innovation.

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