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 – Tuesday 23 April 2019

Tuesday 23 April 2019CEO Update1 minute to read

In this edition of the CEO Update…

Chief Executive David Meates shares how technology is transforming the way we work, and looks at the opportunities it presents to make a difference to the way we care for patients, how healthcare is accessed and how effectively we operate.

This issue also promotes ways for you to look after your whānau's wellbeing, looks falls prevention at Specialist Mental Health Services, urges staff to get their flu shots, shares the efforts of one staff member to to help end the stigma of mental illness, 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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