Innovation

Our Commitment to Innovation

Wakefield Hospital is part of Evolution Healthcare. Evolution Healthcare is committed to investing in facilities and leading technology that promotes health and wellbeing and enables staff and specialists to be their best.

Through the delivery of innovative healthcare environments, Evolution Healthcare positions themselves and their hospitals to deliver world-class healthcare and excellence to all those in their care. Explore the links below to find out more about how we lead in healthcare innovation.

da Vinci Xi surgical system

Wakefield Hospital is home to the da Vinci Xi. A first for Wellington, the state-of-the-art robotic-assisted surgical system is helping our specialists with complex surgery while using a minimally invasive approach.

AirFrame technology

The AirFRAME is proven technology that provides more effective contamination control, delivering superior clinical outcomes for patients.

Our new hospital theatres will include AirFRAME technology upon their completion.

Leica ARveo digital augmented reality microscope

Designed for the most delicate surgeries, the Leica ARveo digital augmented reality microscope supports Wakefield Hospital’s leading Neurosurgeons, ENT specialists, plastic surgery, and New Zealand’s only Gender Affirming Specialist Dr Rita Yang.

Evolution Healthcare is the first private healthcare provider to invest in the Leica ARveo in New Zealand.