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

2019
13
December
2019
| 04:03 Australia/Melbourne
Work has begun on the new retirement village and care home development in Prebbleton, Selwyn in Christchurch. ...
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27
November
2019
| 01:35 Australia/Melbourne
Once Audrey Kitchin has had her cup of tea mid-morning at Bupa Hugh Green Care Home, she is ready to join the group of residents taking part in the Staying Upright weekly exercise session to help with falls prevention. ...
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30
September
2019
| 23:52 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa has achieved a build standard of Homestar Level 6 for the new Bupa Foxbridge Retirement Village development in Te Rapa, Hamilton. ...
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25
September
2019
| 02:57 Australia/Melbourne
After completing the Chef Apprenticeship-Level 4 course with provider Artisan Training, Bupa Beachhaven Care Home Cook Edna Salvatierra has become the leader she always knew she could be. ...
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10
September
2019
| 02:44 Australia/Melbourne
In honour of R U OK day, Bupa’s Psychological Health and Safety Specialist, Emily Meates, discusses the role workplaces play when it comes to a person’s mental health. Here you’ll find some practical ways leaders and businesses can help create a more...
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05
September
2019
| 03:26 Australia/Melbourne
As Bupa Bethesda Care Home's Chris McCulloch, Care Home Manager and Mark Bravo, Unit Coordinator take families on tours of their new dementia community, their smiles show a team full of pride in their new development. ...
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20
August
2019
| 02:45 Australia/Melbourne
With casual nurses now included, optional pathways for Māori nurses, and less portfolio documents required, the Bupa Professional Development Recognition Program (PDRP) has been refined to ensure it continues to help all Bupa nurses in New Zealand. ...
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13
August
2019
| 00:57 Australia/Melbourne
A blessing of the land was held last week at the new Bupa Retirement Village development on Ulyatt Road, Napier. ...
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31
July
2019
| 03:29 Australia/Melbourne
When it comes to curry dishes, the Bupa David Lange Care Home kitchen staff have found innovative new ways to provide variety and healthy alternatives at meal times. ...
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22
July
2019
| 03:35 Australia/Melbourne
With the use of electronic cigarettes and vaping on the rise, health authorities warn people not to be fooled into thinking they're a "healthy" alternative. ...
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19
July
2019
| 07:56 Australia/Melbourne
A mental health expert has praised Instagram’s decision to trial the removal of the tally of ‘likes’ on posts, following a major shake up to the way users engage on the platform. ...
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19
July
2019
| 05:19 Australia/Melbourne
Gerald Marion has been appointed Bupa Australia and New Zealand’s Chief Customer and Strategy Officer. ...
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04
July
2019
| 03:36 Australia/Melbourne
The Bupa Riverstone Retirement Village development is ready to begin its second phase with the construction of a community centre. ...
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26
June
2019
| 04:46 Australia/Melbourne
When the Bupa Te Puke Country Lodge Care Home Men’s Group meet each month, the activities coordinator ensures they cover a variety of topics to keep the guys interested. ...
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19
June
2019
| 23:50 Australia/Melbourne
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
| 09:49 Australia/Melbourne
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
| 10:18 Australia/Melbourne
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
| 23:35 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa Mary Shapley Care Home activities time created something fun and useful this week.  ...
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14
May
2019
| 05:15 Australia/Melbourne
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
| 03:26 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa New Zealand has been recognised in the Reader’s Digest 2019 NZ Most Trusted Brands Survey. ...
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30
April
2019
| 05:28 Australia/Melbourne
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
| 21:44 Australia/Melbourne
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
| 23:45 Australia/Melbourne
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
| 23:34 Australia/Melbourne
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
| 22:31 Australia/Melbourne
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
| 03:10 Australia/Melbourne
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
| 04:22 Australia/Melbourne
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
| 04:48 Australia/Melbourne
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
| 01:27 Australia/Melbourne
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
| 01:34 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa Parkhaven Care Home is looking much brighter now that handyman Tau Faumanu is around. ...
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