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The ambition of this priority has grown with COVID-19. During rāhui/lockdown Taskforce members acknowledged positive, new ways of working and expressed the criticality to learn from these. The pandemic response has shown the necessity for whole of system thinking and solution design.
Taskforce members highlighted how the response to the pandemic had clearly shown the necessity for the health system to work together to find innovative ways to respond to the challenges. This involved rethinking what roles Kaiāwhina perform, how they work alongside regulated professions, and the wider appreciation of the role they play in the health system.