Month: July 2020

New multi-gym helps patient rehabilitation

With New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT)‘s help we were very pleased to be able to co-fund a multi-gym for Wellington Hospital’s Therapies Outpatient team. The department treats thousands of patients every year who have either a physical injury or disability, or who are trying to get back on their feet after surgery. Having access to… Read more »

Training mannequins result in safer birth for mother and baby

Recent international research has demonstrated that refinements in practical birthing techniques can prevent injuries and result in better outcomes for both mother and baby. The ‘Sophie’ mannequin is the only realistic mother / baby training mannequin that is specifically intended to allow obstetricians, registrars and midwives to practice and refine techniques that reduce women suffering… Read more »