The programme was developed in 2008 as a partnership between the Hawke’s Bay District Health Board, Iwi and Māori Hauora Providers.
The Tūruki strategy is a direct response to addressing the health needs of Māori people in Hawke’s Bay, aiming to build a healthcare workforce that represents the cultural profile of our community.
Strengthen the capability of Māori working in health
Increase the number of Māori working in health
Improve the responsiveness of the non-Māori workforce to Māori