Counties Manukau

The Counties Manukau DHB has a current Maori Health Plan (2016-17) that identifies the activities of the DHB in relation to improving health outcomes for Maori within the Counties Manukau district.  The strategy to deliver this is called “Achieving a Balance: deliveringsustainability and excellence in health”[1].  The CMDHB strategy has 6 goals aimed towards improving health outcomes for Maori;

  1. Better health outcomes for all
  2. First do no harm
  3. Patient and family centered approaches
  4. Whole off system commissioning – including integrated contracting and devolved commissioning, shared accountability for performance improvement in primary and community care
  5. Financial sustainability
  6. Building organisational capacity and capability