Important: While the Foundation no longer operates a Hepatitis C Follow-up Programme, we still operate a Hepatitis B Follow-up Programme.
The Hepatitis Foundation offers a national programme for people living with chronic hepatitis B in New Zealand. The Foundation cares for 25,000 New Zealanders living with hepatitis B.
The programme is funded by the Ministry of Health to provide care and information to people with hepatitis B. The programme includes:
Regular monitoring is very important in the management of hepatitis B. Everyone living with the virus requires long- term follow-up and six-monthly blood tests. As part of the programme, The Hepatitis Foundation will organise your six-monthly blood tests. The Foundation will make sure you receive the right care and support to reduce the impact of the virus.
You can enrol in the Hepatitis B Follow-up Programme by: