Hawke’s Bay has been noticeably impacted by Cyclone Gabrielle and a nationwide condition of unexpected emergency has been declared.
Next the in depth flooding because of to Cyclone Gabrielle and ensuing travel and energy outages, the subsequent products and services were being cancelled for Tuesday 14 February 2023:
- Elective surgical procedures
- Endoscopy solutions
- Outpatient (Napier, Hastings, Wairoa and Central Hawke’s Bay) appointments cancelled
Affected clients were contacted and supplied a telehealth appointment if appropriate or rebooked as shortly as possible.
Acute Theatre continued as properly as urgent Radiology processes.
Two urgent treatment clinics open
As at Tuesday 14 February afternoon, all general methods are shut besides for the underneath two urgent treatment clinics which continue being open:
City Health-related at Napier Well being Centre (24-hours)
Urgent treatment clinic at Hastings Wellbeing Centre (right until 7pm tonight).
Pharmacies open up
Hastings Health Centre
Napier Wellbeing Centre
Unichem on Munroe Road at The Medical doctors Napier
Unichem on Russell Avenue at The Physicians Hastings
Details will be up-to-date at 0900 Wednesday 15 February.
Te Whatu Ora acknowledges whānau will be concerned about the whereabouts of loved ones who might have been impacted by flooding, but asks people do not come into the Hawke’s Bay Emergency Section unless trying to find urgent clinical treatment.
General public health and fitness and hygiene
Te Whatu Ora is reminding inhabitants to consider treatment with their well being and cleanliness pursuing flooding.
Preserve out of flood waters and do not enable kids to engage in in flood waters, as the drinking water might be contaminated with sewage, farm run-off or other hazardous substance. A person of the principal hazards from flood drinking water is gastroenteritis. There are quite a few types of gastroenteritis and the severity of illness differs. Most people today