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Diabetes care by telehealth up and running in Eastern Bay, NZ

A nurse-led diabetes telehealth clinic has been launched in the Eastern Bay, offering consultations via video link to a nurse practitioner.  Part of the Bay of Plenty District Health Board’s (BOPDHB) telehealth project, the clinics are held weekly at Opotiki’s Church Street Surgery, with cases discussed with BOPDHB nurse practitioner Isabel Raiman from her office 145kms away at Tauranga Hospital.  Read more here .