Hapai Te Hauora Tapui have a one year contract to research the spread of Rheumatic fever in the Auckland Waikato districts.

Hapai Te Hauora Tapui Director Tunuiarangi McLean, his group and other Maori Health Providers will work together in his area to ascertain the extent of rheumatic fever among ethnic groups, families, schools and early childhood schools.

Tunuiarangi McLean of Tuhoe descent is keen to follow all pathways to help all people find ways to battle the different deseases we encounter.

Ka kotahi tau a muri nei kia whakarite te Ropu Hauora Maori a Hapai Te Hauora Tapui i Manaurewa kia awhina ki te rangahau i te mate rumatiki ki roto o Tamaki-makau-rau me Waikato. Ki nga korero a Tunuiarangi McLean Kaipouhere o Hapai Te Hauora Tapui ka mahi tahi tana ropu hauora i era atu ropu hauora Maori i roto i tona rohe kia tatai i te mate rumatiki i roto i nga iwi katoa ara ki nga whanau, nga kura me nga kohanga reo. Audio – Ko Tunuiarangi McLean uri hoki o Tuhoe e whai huarahi hauora ana mo nga iwi katoa ahakoa te momo mate e patu ana i te tangata.