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.

CEO Update – Monday 2 May 2016

Monday 2 May 2016Canterbury DHB News1 minute to read

In this week’s CEO Update David Meates ask what are you doing to look after yourself? We all need to be taking care of ourselves and also being kind to others. Also read about how this week is Immunisation Week and this year’s theme focuses on the beginning of life’s journey – ‘Protecting baby begins at pregnancy’.

Frances Mansell, Business Analyst for the South Island Patient Information Care System and expectant mum to her first child, is doing all she can to protect her baby due in June. She has been vaccinated against influenza and whooping cough.

Read the CEO Update on our website.

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