Page last updated: 
30 November, 2011








Asian Health Support Services provides the following

services to Asian Clients/Patients  see more

services to WDHB's Health Practitioners   see more

  For Primary Care Services (GPs & Pharmacy For Secondary Care Services (Hospital staff)
How to Access the Service Guide
How to work with interpreters
Patient Information Sheet (in English, Chinese, Korean, Hindi & Burmese)
WDHB Interpreting and Translation Policy  
WATIS Job Request Form  

WATIS provides interpreting services to Waitemata DHB secondary and primary care service providers.

Click here to find out more about the services, service guidelines, contact details and referral process.

Click here to make an online booking


Online toolkit  to WDHB's staff and practitioners see more

  • To provide communication (language) support to Waitemata DHB staff and Asian patients/clients and their families using WDHB services

  • To provide cultural, emotional and communication support to Asian patients/clients

  • To improve access to health services and health information for the Asian population

  • To provide cultural training and resources to WDHB staff to enhance cultural competence working with culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) population

  • To improve access to primary health services for non-English speaking patients


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