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 27 January 2020

Monday 27 January 2020CEO Update1 minute to read

In this edition of the CEO Update…

CEO David Meates shares how the Community and Public Health team is providing information and advice about novel coronavirus at Christchurch International Airport and across the Canterbury Health System.

This issue also looks at improvements to the Nuclear Medicine facilities; promotes a new booking system for outpatients and resources launching soon at Ashburton Hospital; shares the generosity of Burwood Hospital staff in the lead-up to Christmas last year; and much more.

You can read the Canterbury DHB CEO Update in two different formats:

View on issuu.com Download PDF (5MB)

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