Media releases 2018

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Media releases 2018

Apr
04

New North Shore Surgical Centre will offer orthopaedic treatment

Wednesday, 4 April 2018 by Campbell Gibson

A group of orthopaedic surgeons has teamed up with Southern Cross Hospitals in a joint venture to build a state-of-the-art day stay hospital in Milford on Auckland’s North Shore.
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Mar
21

Prevent chocolate poisoning your dog this Easter

Wednesday, 21 March 2018 by Campbell Gibson

Chocolate eggs are all part of the fun at Easter but dog owners need to be on alert for wrappers and chocolate left lying around.
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Mar
14

Society joins movement to help Kiwis Choose Wisely

Wednesday, 14 March 2018 by Campbell Gibson

As part of its commitment to help members live their healthiest lives, Southern Cross Health Society has become a sponsor of Choosing Wisely.
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Mar
06

SCTI reveals most expensive claims of 2017

Tuesday, 6 March 2018 by Campbell Gibson

Kiwi travellers don’t need to be heading on an intrepid journey to land themselves in a foreign hospital with a massive bill – it could happen from something as simple as falling down stairs.
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Feb
19

Southern Cross Travel Insurance strengthens executive team in line with growth strategy

Monday, 19 February 2018 by Campbell Gibson

Eight months into his role Southern Cross Travel Insurance’s Chief Executive Chris White has made three senior appointments to support the company’s vision for growth in Australia and New Zealand.
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Jan
31

Timely travel insurance saves couple more than $53,000 for cancelled trip

Wednesday, 31 January 2018 by Campbell Gibson

Travel insurance saved Auckland couple Donna and Peter McConnell $53,000 when they had to cancel their “trip of a lifetime” cruise in November due to Peter’s illness.
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Jan
19

New Year resolutions

Friday, 19 January 2018 by Campbell Gibson

Employers can play a role in helping staff keep their wellbeing resolutions.
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Jan
18

Southern Cross Health Society awarded Rainbow Tick

Thursday, 18 January 2018 by Campbell Gibson

Southern Cross Health Society is today being awarded the Rainbow Tick, recognising the health insurer’s commitment to providing an inclusive and progressive workplace.
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