This page provides links to all the information you, your whanau and community need to help you understand what rheumatic fever is and how we can work together to prevent it.
The Health Promotion Agency has a wide variety of rheumatic fever campaign material and resources for health workers and families. Visit the HPA website to view and download.
If you are unsure what you need, have issues with downloading documents, our friendly team are happy to help. We can also source resources for Health professionals and community groups on your behalf. Click here to send an email to our Resource Unit.
The following resources are available to order from the rheumatic fever resource page of the Heart Foundation website:
The Heart Foundation Guideline for Prevention of Infective Endocarditis recommends antibiotic prophylaxis for people who have had rheumatic fever WITH cardiac (heart) involvement.
Guidelines and related dental resources available via the Heart Foundation website include: