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.


Heading to Hospital? The CDHB’s popular hospital shuttle service is moving on 2 July

Canterbury DHB's hospital shuttle service will soon shift from Deans Ave car park to Christchurch City Council's Lichfield...


Volunteers provide 'priceless' support in Christchurch hospitals

Hospitals in Christchurch rely on the help of hundreds of volunteers to assist patients, visitors and staff, and raise...


Never too old to make a change for the better

Herewini Banks was 74 years old when she gave up smoking. She remembers the exact date and time she quit - 4.30pm on 15 July,...


Celo the safe-snapping app

The Celo app for Canterbury health professionals lets medical staff confer or safely share a photo at the click of a button.

Page last reviewed: 20 June 2018
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