Media Releases

Read the latest media releases from Canterbury District Health Board.

Please contact the media team if you would like to know more about any of these news items or have a media enquiry.

Canterbury DHB prepared for second strike planned for next week by members of the RDA

Members of the New Zealand Resident Doctors' Association will go on strike from 7am Tuesday 17 until 8am Friday 20 January...


Kaikoura township drinking supplies safe to drink

People who live in the Kaikoura township and at Ocean Ridge no longer need to boil their water. Boil water notices remain in...


Financial review on Canterbury DHB informs future direction

The Minister of Health has today released the PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Report that provides advice and options for...


Alcohol is no ordinary commodity - It's official!

​The Canterbury Medical Officer of Health, Dr Alistair Humphrey, has triumphed in a landmark case in the Court of Appeal, which...

Page last reviewed: 11 December 2015
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