This is a reminder that there is still time to attend one of the Ministry of Health’s maternity Stakeholder Information Sessions.
These sessions are being held to discuss the changes to the Primary Maternity Services Notice 2021, the Health Information Standards Organisation (HISO) Maternity Care Summary Standard and the New Zealand Perinatal Spine projects.
The Primary Maternity Services Notice 2021 has been gazetted, with the changes coming into effect on November 29, 2021.
Dates and venues for all the Stakeholder Information Sessions have been finalised. Please see the RSVP details below to indicate your intention to attend a session.
Should there be any changes to the COVID-19 Alert Level, these events may be postponed in accordance with the guidance issued for gatherings and events.
Please note that the remaining Auckland Stakeholder Information Session has been scheduled with the assumption Auckland will be at Alert Level 2 at the time of this session.
Responding to the invitation
To RSVP for one of the scheduled events, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
and provide the following information:
A light lunch will be provided for each Stakeholder Information Session.
Places are strictly limited due to the country’s current COVID-19 Alert Level 2 status (apart from the Auckland region). People will not be admitted to the session if they have not booked a place.
There are several measures in place for the sessions under Alert Level 2 as per the guidance for events issued by the New Zealand Government here.
Please do not attend the Stakeholder Information Session if you are unwell. Stay home and call Healthline on 0800 358 5453 for advice.
Should there be any further changes to the COVID-19 Alert Level, these events may be postponed in accordance with the guidance issued by the New Zealand Government here.
In advance of attending a Stakeholder Information Session, it would be useful to re-visit the following documents: