Physical Injury is a Common Cause of Death & Disability in New Zealanders
We aim to reduce the number of deaths and the severity of disability for those who survive.Find out more
Save the date: National Trauma Symposium 2020
To be held on Wednesday 5th - Thursday 6th August in Wellington. Call for abstracts open on Monday 3 February 2020Visit the Conference website
Midland Trauma System Annual Report
Introduction of the Optimised Recovery After Trauma (ORAT) programme, attainment of Level 1 trauma verification status by Waikato Hospital and moreRead the report now
Minister hosts Professor Karim Brohi's visit
On October 2nd the Network, alongside Hon. Iain Lees-Galloway had the privilege of hosting the international trauma leader, Prof Karim BrohiRead the Ministers speech here
What we do
We aim to reduce the number of deaths and the severity of disability for those who survive. The National Trauma Network is leading the establishment of a contemporary trauma system in New Zealand.
Clinical leadership and coordination through a national network and four regional trauma networks offering nationwide coverage.
The New Zealand Major Trauma registry gives a national view of where major trauma happens, who it happens to and how this can inform policy and prioritised initiatives.
Develop trauma training and education opportunities to support the management of major trauma patients.
Strategic focus and expertise to drive research and best practice care for trauma patients across the system.
A National Minimum Dataset for trauma, consistent with the Australian Trauma Registry to enable bi-national benchmarking
Working relationships between major trauma services, academia, pre-hospital services, transport and trauma related rehabilitation services.
Lime scooters lose contract to operate on Auckland...
Lime and Wave e-scooters will be gone from the streets of Auckland, after the regulator decided not to renew the company's contract.
Full story by RNZ.