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 8 August 2016

Monday 8 August 2016Canterbury DHB News1 minute to read

In this week’s CEO Update David Meates talks about making difficult choices and balancing health needs. Our population in Canterbury has every right to expect the very best from its health system and every day over 18,000 people who work in the Canterbury Health System do their very best to ensure that people get the right care in the right place by the right person at the right time. Also, make sure you take the time if you haven’t already to complete the Wellbeing Survey – it’s the last week…Read the CEO Update on our website.

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