Corporate Profile

CSR Activities

Sysmex New Zealand has a holistic approach to enhancing overall corporate value and fulfilling our corporate social responsibility in the areas of Community, the Environment and Health.

Community

Auckland uni logoUniversity of Auckland – Sysmex Award in Health Informatics

Supporting education in the community, The Sysmex Award for Health Informatics was established in 2011 by Sysmex New Zealand. The main purpose of the Award is to encourage excellence in health informatics education by helping to foster innovative thinking. The Award is presented annually to a full-time student enrolled in Auckland University POPLHLTH 303 (Health Informatics) who has submitted the winning essay about a health informatics innovation. Selection of the winner is based on innovation, use of technology and feasibility. The winning student receives a cash prize and entry to the annual HINZ conference where the award is presented at the gala dinner.

2018 – Care and management of mental health for New Zealand youth, Sabrina Tkatch

2017 – National Rheumatic Fever Registry, David Leong

2016 – Using a modern graph database to tackle cognitive issues with an EHR, Daniel Surkalim

2015 – Managing Abnormal Test Results, May Lin Tye

2014 – Managing patient medication via a smartphone app, Alexandra Gower

2013 – GP to GP notes transfer, Abigail Pearce

2012 – Managing patient information during maternity care, Colin Cao

2011 – Linking ambulances with emergency departments, Shazneen Zaim

Environment

logoEach year Sysmex staff volunteer for a day doing environmental work on an island in Auckland’s Hauraki Gulf.

2018 – Motutapu Island – tree planting

2017 – Motuihe Island – both proposed trips were unfortunately cancelled. The first due to damage from Cyclone Debbie and the second because of rescheduled island centenary celebrations.

2016 – Motuihe Island – nursery work and tree planting

2015 – Motutapu Island – tree planting

2014 – Motutapu Island – eradicating noxious weeds; cleaning beaches

2013 – Motuihe Island – eradicating noxious weeds, nursery and seedling work Read more

Health

CorporateChallengeLogoCorporate Challenge

In November, Sysmex staff take part in the take part in the Corporate Challenge, a 5km run, jog or walk, organised to promote health and well-being among employees of businesses and other organisations.

Corporate Challenge 2018

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