The Hepatitis Foundation donates two FibroScan machines

The Hepatitis Foundation of New Zealand is gifting two FibroScan machines to help health organisations around New Zealand speed up monitoring and treatment. The...   Read More

Talking Hep C: Spring edition out now

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Hepatitis Foundation Nurse Conference to up skill professionals around the country

The Hepatitis Foundation has invited Chronic Liver Disease Nurse, Rachel Wundke over from Australia to present an Advanced Liver Disease Course at The Hepatitis...   Read More

What are hepatitis C genotypes and how are they different?

Written by Dr Alex Lampen-Smith, Clinical Director at The Hepatitis Foundation. Being diagnosed with hepatitis C must be a mind shift in itself.  A...   Read More

Australia provides DAAs in programme to eradicate hepatitis C

Australia is on track to cure more people of hepatitis C (HCV) infection in 2016 alone than it has in the past 20 years,...   Read More

October 1 a momentous day for many people living with hepatitis C in New Zealand

From October 1, GPs around New Zealand will start prescribing life-changing medication to many of the 50,000 people living with hepatitis C in New...   Read More

EASL issues new hepatitis C recommendations for all genotypes

Source: aidsmap The European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL) released its latest recommendations on treatment of hepatitis C at a special...   Read More

Appointment of new CEO

On behalf of The Board of The Hepatitis Foundation of New Zealand (HFNZ), we are pleased to announce Susan Hay as the new Chief...   Read More

Corrections, prisoners claims against dentist dismissed

Article published by NZ Herald A dentist accused by Corrections officers and prisoners of using dirty equipment has been cleared. The accusations included that...   Read More

NZ could wipe out hepatitis C nationwide

A world expert on hepatitis C says the disease could be eliminated from New Zealand within the next 20 years. Hepatitis C is an...   Read More

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