Peke Waihanga is a specialist healthcare provider that manufactures high technology medical devices, mainly prosthetics and orthotics, for individual patients with an integrated rehabilitation, coordination of care, and peer support service. These services are provided through six city-based Centres that run Regional Clinics in other areas of the country. Peke Waihanga has an Artificial Limb Service, Orthotic Service, and Peer Support Service.
The Ministry of Social Development has overarching responsibility for Peke Waihanga.
Status / Legislative mandate
Peke Waihanga is an autonomous Crown Entity under the Crown Entities Act 2004 and is required to comply with the Public Finance Act 1989.
New Zealand Artificial Limb Service Act 2018.
Matakitenga | Vision
Kia motuhake me te whaihua ngā oranga o ō tātou tūroro.
Independent and productive lives for the patients we care for.
Koromakinga | Mission
Kia noho motuhake te tūroro mā te whakarato i ngā ratonga peke waihanga me te whakarauora.
To enable our patients to achieve independence by delivering prosthetic, orthotic and rehabilitation services.