News and Media Releases | Bupa (New-Zealand)

2019
15
March
2019
Bupa New Zealand has become the first aged care provider to receive the national Alzheimers New Zealand Dementia Friendly Award. ...
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04
March
2019
The Bupa Christchurch laundry crew have always been experts in knowing their woollens from their linen, but they are now putting new skills into practice from a workplace literacy and numeracy programme they recently completed. ...
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25
February
2019
Experts are now recommending Australians and New Zealanders make applying sunscreen part of their daily routine, alongside brushing their teeth. ...
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22
February
2019
Chinese New Year was celebrated in style at Bupa David Lange Care Home in Auckland, and at Bupa Parkstone Care Home and Bupa Parkstone Retirement Village in Christchurch.  ...
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01
February
2019
Bupa Parkhaven Care Home is looking much brighter now that handyman Tau Faumanu is around. ...
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29
January
2019
Bupa Ascot Retirement Village supports local growers every week. ...
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25
January
2019
When Bupa Sunset Care Home caregivers introduced special Indian cultural activities a few months ago, they never realised the positive impact it would have on residents of Indian descent. ...
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23
January
2019
As Cynthia (Sally) Smalley celebrated her 100th birthday recently in Bupa Glenburn Care Home, she shared her vivid memories of her time in India with her husband.  ...
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16
January
2019
With the release of a new Bupa parental leave policy, extra support for people like Bianca Archibald, Bupa Merrivale Care Home Caregiver, is a ‘real bonus’ to the start of 2019. ...
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16
January
2019
#BeYouAtBupa is a treasure trove of stories and inspiration from within Bupa Health Insurance, Bupa Aged Care, Bupa Dental, Bupa Optical and Bupa Therapy, but today we're sharing Sue's story.  In addition to Bupa Media, you can also catch up with ...
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2018
11
December
2018
The Bupa Cashmere View Retirement Village Gardening Club has 26 green-fingered people meeting monthly to discuss all aspects of gardening. ...
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28
November
2018
#BeYouAtBupa is a treasure trove of beautiful stories and insightful inspiration from within Bupa Health Insurance, Bupa Aged Care, Bupa Dental, Bupa Optical and Bupa Therapy, but today we're sharing Lynne's story.  In addition to Bupa Media, you ...
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21
November
2018
#BeYouAtBupa is a treasure trove of beautiful stories and insightful inspiration from within Bupa Health Insurance, Bupa Aged Care, Bupa Dental, Bupa Optical and Bupa Therapy, but today we're sharing Samjhana's story.  In addition to Bupa Media, y...
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10
September
2018
On 19 September 1893 - 125 years ago New Zealand became the first self-governing country to grant women the right to vote, and Bupa homes are celebrating the date. ...
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17
August
2018
Bupa has responded to media coverage about an audit of its St Kilda care home.  ...
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14
August
2018
After working in resturants as a chef, Shafa Rahman moved away from the traditional chef lifestyle and found her passion in cooking classic food and home-style meals for the redidents at Bupa Parkstone Care Home. ...
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27
July
2018
With the global plastic-free movement underway throughout July, a Queenstown care home is doing their bit to reduce their plastic use. ...
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25
July
2018
Tony and Marlene Baker retired in 1995 after a life well spent of racing cars, but when Marlene was diagnosed with dementia, they had a difficult decision to make. ...
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24
July
2018
Gowns, fur coats, and plenty of pearls was the dress code for the 1920’s dance event held at Bupa Beachhaven Care Home. ...
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23
July
2018
As part of “Shall We Dance”, Bupa’s nationwide event held throughout July, a masquerade ball was held at Bupa Cedar Manor. ...
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09
July
2018
Health and care company Bupa is showcasing the breadth of services it offers New Zealanders in a new 15-week campaign. ...
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06
July
2018
​A Rotorua care home is doing its bit for the local community this winter by collecting blankets to help keep kids warm. ...
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17
May
2018
Changing the way funding is delivered could lead to more innovation in New Zealand's aged care sector and create more individualised care, according to new research. ...
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03
April
2018
Armed with knitting needles and a variety of different coloured bales of wool, passionate residents at Bupa Glenburn Retirement Village, Auckland, are knitting communities closer together. ...
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08
January
2018
Walter “Gordon” Brown has reached a milestone many will never reach, celebrating his 102nd birthday. But when he's behind the wheel of a car he says he feels 'about 40'. ...
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2017
21
December
2017
Aged care residents across New Zealand got out their Christmas lights and decorating skills during an organisation-wide Christmas Decorating Competition. ...
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01
December
2017
Bupa has again been recognised for its efforts to cater to people living with dementia. ...
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14
November
2017
Aged care residents have had a ball competing at the 13th annual Kaumātua Olympics, in New Zealand. They donned their uniform with pride and danced the day away, and say they can't wait to do it all again. ...
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09
November
2017
Bupa has apologised for the standard of care provided to a resident last year. ...
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11
October
2017
A very special chef who loves to sing is helping to brighten the lives of residents at a Wellington care home. Jerson Lat has been awarded for his beautiful and delicious culinary creations, at the 2017 Global Bupa Awards. ...
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