to Pacific Communities
To improve the health and
wellbeing of Pacific children in Auckland by assisting
immunisation providers to increase scheduled vaccine
coverage rates for Pacific children, and to assist with
strategies aimed at maintain or improving these levels
in the future.
Improve the health and
wellbeing of Pacific people by assisting immunisation
providers to increase vaccine coverage rates for
influenza vaccine, and other vaccines in the event of
epidemics or pandemics or catch-up campaigns (within
Assist District Health
Boards (DHBs) to meet their population health targets
for immunisation coverage and child health. This may
include working with DHBs and Primary Health
Organisations (PHOs) to ensure PHOs are up-skilled to
meet their immunisation coverage targets.
Ensure the public are
provided with up-to-date, evidence-based information to
assist them in their decision making in regards to
immunisation services and the immunisation of children,
young people and adults.
Pacific peoples residing
within the Auckland-wide region
To assist / support DHBs to meet
their population health targets in terms of children and
adult immunisation targets (where resources permit)
coverage and reducing the impact of vaccine-preventable
Increase access of Pacific
children to immunisation services.
Ensuring promotion of
immunisation, and co-ordination and linkages of services
between Well Child / Tamariki Ora services, Lead
Maternity Careers and Primary Care services.
Encouraging use of
appropriate media strategies and activities.
Encouraging education and
training for health promoters, community health workers,
and antenatal educators.
programmes, including health promotion activities and
Encouraging the provision of balanced, well researched /
evidence based information to clients by all health