You have to get angry. And then your name is mud.
I had to go to 15 different places for the same thing. Why does it have to be this complicated?
I can’t enrol up here and we have a child.
We can’t even enrol with a doctor up here. It’s crazy.
Health needs to access people, not just leave people to access health.
I’m happy with Kaitāia Hospital. I wish they had more services, though. I have to go to Whangārei and drive. You can get assistance, but it’s a hassle.
It’s difficult to access services from here.
We have been chronically under-invested in, and because of that there are high needs.
One of the biggest issues is accessing primary care, enrolling with a GP. Some of them have chronic health conditions. It’s dangerous.