News and Media Releases - Bupa Australia and NZ | Bupa (new-zealand)

2019
19
June
2019
When experienced knitter, volunteer Carole Mardon, put out a call for wool donations for her Bupa Eventhorpe Care Home knitting and colouring-in group on Neighbourly, she didn’t think she’d find another volunteer in the process. ...
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17
June
2019
A new online community helping people over 55 make friends is exploding in popularity, thanks to a mother and son who were concerned about the loneliness epidemic. They’ve also created a new app to help people let their loved ones know they’re OK.  ...
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12
June
2019
Bupa today announced that Bryan Mogridge ONZM has been appointed as Chairman of Bupa Australia and New Zealand following the resignation of the Honourable Nicola Roxon. ...
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16
May
2019
Bupa Mary Shapley Care Home activities time created something fun and useful this week.  ...
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14
May
2019
When Bupa The Gardens Retirement Village resident, Jim Spiers, needed urgent support to publish his first book, his retirement village manager was there to help. ...
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09
May
2019
Bupa New Zealand has been recognised in the Reader’s Digest 2019 NZ Most Trusted Brands Survey. ...
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30
April
2019
A group of Bupa Erin Park Retirement Village residents in Manurewa have been using their knitting skills to help local Auckland children who visit their local doctors. ...
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08
April
2019
The new book 'Keepers of History: New Zealand centenarians tell their stories' has just been released and has already reached number two on the New Zealand non-fiction top book sellers list. ...
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29
March
2019
The #BeYouAtBupa series is a chance for you to meet some of the wonderful and inspiring people from a range of different careers working behind the scenes within Bupa Health Insurance, Bupa Aged Care, Bupa Dental, Bupa Optical and Bupa Therapy. ...
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27
March
2019
Going “lights out” at 8.30pm Saturday March 30th is just one way you can help protect the planet for Earth Hour. Here are 10 easy things you can do to participate. ...
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24
March
2019
There were emotional scenes at Zayed College for Girls in Mangere on Friday afternoon as Bupa Parkhaven Care Home visited the school, one week on from the Christchurch terror attack.  ...
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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 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
Sue O'Malley shares what she loves about working at the Erin Park Care Home in New Zealand. ...
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2018
13
December
2018
Bupa today announced Hisham El-Ansary will become the new Chief Executive Officer for Australia and New Zealand in April next year. The current CEO, Richard Bowden, will be stepping down after nearly two decades with the company. ...
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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
Lynne Westbrooke shares what she loves about working at Bupa Wattle Downs Retirement Village and Care Home in New Zealand.  ...
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10
September
2018
125 years ago, on 19 September 1893, 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 in New Zealand. ...
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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
What do you do when your partner needs care, you're still independent, but you don't want to leave each other's side?  ...
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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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