Pakistan men’s cricket team members test positive for COVID-19

Pakistan men’s cricket team members test positive for COVID-19

The Ministry of Health reported to media on Thursday evening that six members of the Pakistan men's cricket team tested positive for COVID-19 at their managed isolation facility at the Chateau on the Park in Christchurch. The test results are being confirmed outside of the Ministry's usual cycle of announcing...

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How Contact Tracing really works

How Contact Tracing really works

Find out how Contact Tracing works in New Zealand to track cases or known links to cases that are either called casual contacts or close contacts. The process in this video shows you how COVID-19 has made the Ministry of Health develop a way to trace people to reduce the...

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Dr Ashley Bloomfield addresses media on 25th COVID-19 death

Dr Ashley Bloomfield addresses media on 25th COVID-19 death

Dr Ashley Bloomfield addressed media today that a man in his 50's who had COVID-19, sadly died yesterday afternoon. The man was admitted to Waikato Hospital on August 19 then transferred to ICU on August 26. Read the full story by clicking here.

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Daily COVID-19 Developments (28.08.20)

Daily COVID-19 Developments (28.08.20)

There are 12 new total cases of COVID-19 to report in the community today, all linked to the Auckland cluster. There are 161 people linked to the community cluster who have been transferred to the Auckland quarantine facility, which includes 88 people who have tested positive for COVID-19 and their...

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Dr Ashley Bloomfield provides COVID-19 update to media (24.08.20)

Dr Ashley Bloomfield provides COVID-19 update to media (24.08.20)

9 new total cases of COVID-19 to report in New Zealand today – eight confirmed cases and one probable case. The number of active cases in New Zealand is 114, of which 18 are imported cases from managed isolation facilities. The total number of active cases in New Zealand is...

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