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CEO Update – Monday 16 November 2020

Monday 16 November 2020CEO Update1 minute to read

In this edition of the CEO Update

Acting Chief Executive Andrew Brant confirms the first patients from existing wards at Christchurch Hospital were successfully relocated to the brand new Waipapa building today. It was a huge undertaking and everyone involved is to be congratulated for their incredible efforts. The latest edition of WellNow magazine is due to hit mailboxes in the coming weeks, so keep an eye out for it or check it out online. Lastly, it's Aotearoa Patient Safety Day tomorrow, with this year’s focus on mental health and wellbeing.

This issue also looks at World Antimicrobial Awareness Week, promotes the giant bowel on tour for the National Bowel Screening Programme, raises awareness of STOP Pressure Injury Day, showcases the maternity quality and safety programme, shares the special gift to the Labs team from school students, and much more.

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