About Us

Ngati Porou Hauora is an integrated health, development and support services provider. It is owned by nga whanau and hapu of Ngati Porou to provide services to everyone and to improve health status and to increase the life expectancy of all of our population.

Our values of Ngati Poroutanga,Tikanga, Tiriti o Waitangi, Rangatiratanga, and Whakapakari will be reflected in everyting we do.  The principles of equity and equality; efficiency and effectiveness; participation and information; and access and affordability; will guid our service delivery.

Ngati Porou Hauora is the Kaitiaki of Te Whare Hauora, and all the health buildings and facilities on the East Coast for future generations.

Ngati Porou Hauora (NPH) is the only health provider in the East Coast area north of Gisborne city. The range of services delivered include; Primary Health - GP/Nurse Consultations; Hospital Services - Maternity, Radiology, Accident & Emergency; Mental Health Services - Adult/Youth Alcohol and Drug Addiction; alongside contracted services that interweave into our Nati and Healthy Service - Whanau Ora, E Tipu E Rea, Healthy Families and Rheumatic Fever Prevention/Healthy Homes Service .  Current services on the coast are delivered through 6 clinics and Te Puia Hospital with 1 additional clinic in Gisborne.  Te Whanau a Iwi clinic in Gisborne was merged with the Puhi Kaiti Clinic in May 2012.  In addition, NPH is involved in a range of research projects in partnership with other organisations to inform and contribute to the strategic priorities.

Significant changes have been undertaken during the last year including implementation of a new financial management system “Xero”, continually reviewing our expenses in order to gain efficiencies.  The merging of the two Gisborne Clinics, the review of our Information Technology Systems, including replacement of servers, utilising cloud technology, implementing cost effective mobile phone systems, upgrade of our Web site and introduction of a Intranet system, review of our fleet management to name a few. 

The most urgent issues have or are being addressed while the other significant challenges are part of an ongoing work programme.

Background

Ngati Porou Hauora (NPH) is the only health provider in the East Coast area north of Gisborne city. The range of services delivered include; Primary Health Care, Hospital Services and Mental Health Services.

Publications

Here you will find publications to keep you up to date with what's happening in Ngati Porou Hauora