How the health system in New Zealand responded to Covid-19: Sue Nightingale

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  • Posted:Friday 05 June 2020
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How did the health care system in New Zealand cope with the Covid-19 pandemic? We speak to Sue Nightingale, Chief Medical Officer at Canterbury District Health Board, to find out.

Sue explains the role senior leaders played to empower people in the health and care services to make their own plans, supporting them to feel confident and taking on the politics so people could concentrate on what needed to be done.