COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Information about changes at hospitals and health centres can be found at www.cdhb.health.nz/covid19

VISITORS TO HOSPITAL

Updated - effective from 14 May 2020 until further notice. Under COVID-19 Alert Level 2 visitor access to health facilities continues to be restricted.– details for all facilities...

Last updated:
29 April 2020

Please remember, limiting our interactions with others is our best defence against COVID-19. Please don’t visit the hospital if you don’t need to. The following level 2 visitor restrictions are in place for all Canterbury DHB health facilities:

  • Visitors will be screened and asked to provide contact details upon arrival
  • Visitors who are unwell or have suspicion of COVID-19 will not be able to enter
  • Aged residential care: no visitors, however, family visits for palliative care residents who do not have COVID-19 will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Specific and detailed visitor restrictions that apply to each hospital are available on our COVID-19 page.

Careers at Canterbury DHB

​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: 31 January 2020

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