RED

Hospital visitors don’t need a Vaccine Pass, but do need to scan in, and wear a surgical/medical paper mask. Fabric face coverings are no longer acceptable. See our COVID-19 pages for visiting guidelines, COVID-19 tests and care in the community advice. See www.vaccinatecanterburywestcoast.nz for info about vaccinations.

We are at RED according to the NZ COVID-19 Protection Framework

Last updated:
23 January 2022

The following visitor restrictions are in place for all Canterbury DHB hospitals and health facilities:

  1. All visitors need to scan in using the COVID-19 Tracer App or sign in on arrival and provide their contact details
  2. If you’re using the COVID-19 Tracer App, please ensure Bluetooth tracing is turned on
  3. All visitors must wear a surgical/medical mask. Fabric face coverings are no longer acceptable
  4. All visitors are expected to practice safe physical distancing. You should remain two metres away from people you don’t know
  5. Everyone, including visitors should practise good hand hygiene
  6. Visitors who are unwell should not be entering our facilities.

Patients and visitors should also read the additional more detailed visiting guidelines for each specific hospital.

More COVID-19 information:

Board and Committees

The Board and Committees section of this website provides access to information about the Canterbury DHB Board and its Statutory Advisory Committees, the Community & Public Health and Disability Support Advisory Committee (CPH & DSAC) and Hospital Advisory Committee (HAC).

About the board

In accordance with the New Zealand Public Health and Disability Act 2000, public notices detailing the date, time and venue of all meetings of the Board and its Statutory Committees are published in local newspapers. Notice is also given on this website.

General information

Meetings of the Canterbury District Health Board are held in the Board Room, Level 1, 32 Oxford Terrace, Christchurch.

Standing orders

CDHB Board Standing Orders

Membership

The Board has up to 11 members. Seven are elected and the remaining four are appointed by the Minister of Health, by notice in the Gazette. The Board serves for a term of three years.

DHB Board members are accountable to the Minister of Health (through the Chairperson of the Board), for the performance of the DHB.

Contacting board members

If you would like to get in touch with one of our board members, please email Anna Craw, Board Secretariat at anna.craw@cdhb.health.nz

Current membership

Sir John Hansen (Chair)
Gabrielle Huria (Deputy Chair)
Barry Bragg
Catherine Chu
Andrew Dickerson
James Gough
Jo Kane
Aaron Keown
Naomi Marshall
Fiona Pimm
Ingrid Taylor

Current agenda and board papers

Agenda papers are published on this page approximately two days before a meeting.

2022 Board meeting dates

17 February 2022
17 March 2022
21 April 2022
19 May 2022
16 June 2022

Archived agenda and board papers

Previous agenda papers can be viewed in the document library.

If you wish to view agenda papers from earlier years, please email Anna Craw, Board Secretariat at anna.craw@cdhb.health.nz

Page last updated: 17 December 2021

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