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:

Careers at Canterbury DHB

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​Canterbury District Health Board (CDHB) is considered a world leader in its people centred approach to health care. We have a unique one health system approach focused on providing "the right care and support, to the right person, at the right time and in the right place."

We are proud of how we do things. We have a way of working that we consider unique. It's about trying new things, listening to ideas from wherever they come from and working together as one.

We have a range of healthcare services from the highly specialist services to primary and community services. With 15 hospitals, seven specialist services, 9,500 staff and hundreds of professions, we will definitely have something that interests you- Administrator, Biomedical technician, Cardiologist, Dietician, Eye consultant, Finance, Gynaecologist, Human Resources, Information Technology services, Kaiwhakarite, Laboratory technician, Midwife, Nurse, Occupational Therapist, Pharmacist, Quality Facilitator, Radiologist, Speech Language Therapist, Telephonist, Urologist, Volunteer, Ward Clerk, Youth health promotion – to name a few!

We are passionate about attracting, recruiting and retaining talented people to the Canterbury DHB. There has been no better time to join us, it's all happening here.

Visit our careers website to find out more

Find out more about us and the great opportunities waiting for you by visiting our separate Canterbury DHB careers website www.cdhbcareers.co.nz  and make sure you visit our profession-specific sites too;

Page last updated: 11 August 2020

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