|3 Aug 2022|
HiNZ eHealthNews editor Rebecca McBeth
St John is trialling a telemonitoring service to improve access to healthcare for Māori and Pasifika with high blood pressure.
Manaaki Mamao has been developed in partnership with technology company Spritely and builds on a successful pilot that attracted Ministry of Health funding and will eventually involve more than 100 participants.
Participants are given a tablet computer that automatically pairs to a blood pressure monitor that they use at home and allows people to track health vitals.
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