Many people avoid the "murder house" because it's too expensive. How about overseas?
More people with mental health distress are turning up at EDs, with patients waiting up to three days to be assessed.
Southern DHB to complete a review after a baby on was born enroute to Southland Hospital at the weekend.
This week will set the future direction for mental health and addiction services. For now, everything is on hold.
Two more diagnoses over the weekend as Auckland outbreak of potentially life-threatening illness continues.
Applications have closed for a chief executive to lead the health board "at a critical juncture".
The organiser of a community-led petition says she is thrilled to have gathered 10,000 signatures from people wanting better access to healthcare in the Waimakariri district.
Te Omanga Hospice looking to recover costs from sale of Britannia House.
Too many people are getting serious infections because they can't afford treatment, dentists say amid push for more funding.
Northland DHB issues public alert after a woman was diagnosed with measles - the fourth case in the region.
A disused Christchurch police station will be converted into a medical and technology research centre.
This Kiwi toddler waited five months with a painful abscess and rotten teeth because the waiting list for treatment was so long.
Courtney Mason thought she was getting the flu, until a blood test showed something was seriously wrong.
She’s a doctor who’s devoted decades to caring for disadvantaged youth. He’s a pioneering surgeon who set up a charity hospital where treatments are free.
A group of Nelson women have joined a global movement, sewing reusable menstrual pads to improve outcomes for women.
A woman who fell in the Mt Arthur area of Kahurangi National Park flown to hospital by rescue chopper.
Birthing centre offering mothers free alternative to hospital care reaches milestone: a healthy baby boy.
Foster parents of FASD sufferer who died in mental health care hit out at government.
OPINION: If men were criminalised for pregnancies that ended in abortion, the Crimes Act would have changed long ago.
They made it their New Year's resolution to quit smoking - so have they managed it?
Wilbur the cat's wandering saw him travel 25km to find cuddles at Waikato Hospital's emergency department.
Patients at the Nelson Tasman Hospice were given a lift with the visit of Tyson, the Clydesdale cross horse.
Application made to liquidate plumbing company working on Christchurch hospital and convention centre.
Cutting-edge hand and face transplants might seem miraculous, but there's even more to come, says Kiwi surgeon.
Measles rearing its ugly head is an ominous reminder that the big, bad diseases we thought we'd conquered maybe waiting in the shadows.
A former security guard at Waikato Hospital left due to fear one day he'd get injured - or worse.
Nicky Stevens died in 2015, and this week his family put their case to two leaders.
Analysis suggests that's how much health needs in the Budget just to maintain existing services. Will the Government deliver?
At 23, Dylan Bowman is battling a foe that is incurable and could come back at any time.
A 22-year-old male has been confirmed as having measles, raising concerns he may have infected others while unaware of his condition.