Health news

Read the latest Canterbury District Health Board (CDHB) health news, media releases, and current health alerts for the Canterbury region. Our flagship news publications CEO Update and WellNow Canterbury magazine are available to read online.​ The Canterbury DHB Communications team are also available to assist with any enquiries from media.

318 news items.

CEO Update

CEO Update – Monday 2 October 2017

Monday 2 October 2017Quick Read

In this week's CEO Update, Chief Executive David Meates reflects on the benefits of working closely with the West... read more about CEO Update – Monday 2 October 2017»

CEO Update

CEO Update – Monday 25 September 2017

Monday 25 September 2017Quick Read

In this week's CEO Update, Chief Executive David Meates shares positive feedback for staff from the mother of a young... read more about CEO Update – Monday 25 September 2017»

CEO Update

CEO Update – Monday 18 September 2017

Monday 18 September 2017Quick Read

In this week's CEO Update, Chief Executive David Meates shares what happened at the latest senior medical officer... read more about CEO Update – Monday 18 September 2017»

CEO Update

CEO Update – Monday 11 September 2017

Monday 11 September 2017Quick Read

In this week's CEO Update, Chief Executive David Meates encourages staff to learn from their mistakes and highlights... read more about CEO Update – Monday 11 September 2017»

CEO Update

CEO Update – Monday 4 September 2017

Monday 4 September 2017Quick Read

In this week's CEO Update Chief Executive David Meates shares the details of an international report encouraging other... read more about CEO Update – Monday 4 September 2017»

CEO Update

CEO Update – Monday 28 August 2017

Monday 28 August 2017Quick Read

In this week's CEO Update, Chief Executive David Meates demystifies some of the recent commentary around Canterbury... read more about CEO Update – Monday 28 August 2017»

Media release

Canterbury meets 5 out of 6 Health Targets

Tuesday 22 August 2017Quick Read

Canterbury DHB chief executive David Meates attributes Canterbury DHB's high achievement in the latest National Health... read more about Canterbury meets 5 out of 6 Health Targets»

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CEO Update

CEO Update – Monday 21 August 2017

Monday 21 August 2017Quick Read

In this week's CEO update Chief Executive David Meates celebrates Canterbury DHB's Health Target achievements and... read more about CEO Update – Monday 21 August 2017»

Media release

Chatham Islands health wins

Wednesday 16 August 2017Quick Read

Chatham Island residents are receiving greater levels of health care, which is resulting in fewer residents leaving the... read more about Chatham Islands health wins»

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CEO Update

CEO Update – Monday 31 July 2017

Monday 31 July 2017Quick Read

In today's CEO Update, Chief Executive David Meates encourages the Canterbury health system to continue its focus on... read more about CEO Update – Monday 31 July 2017»

Media release

Free after hours health advice

Thursday 27 July 2017Quick Read

Why brave the elements, when you can access health advice from the comfort of home? If you live in Canterbury – you... read more about Free after hours health advice»

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CEO Update

CEO Update – Monday 24 July 2017

Monday 24 July 2017Quick Read

In today's CEO Update, Chief Executive David Meates shares useful information about managing contamination following... read more about CEO Update – Monday 24 July 2017»

Media release

Cleaning up after a flood

Monday 24 July 2017Quick Read

Below are some tips from Medical Officer of Health Dr Alistair Humphrey to help as you embark on the clean-up, if your... read more about Cleaning up after a flood»

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Media release

Throat cancer – an easy one to miss

Friday 21 July 2017

Ear ache and a lump in her throat turned into an unexpected cancer journey for Cosette Calder. The 42 year old... read more about Throat cancer – an easy one to miss»

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CEO Update

CEO Update – Monday 17 July 2017

Monday 17 July 2017Quick Read

In today's CEO Update, acting Chief Executive Mary Gordon shares Canterbury DHB's response to the recent release of... read more about CEO Update – Monday 17 July 2017»

Canterbury DHB News

Canterbury DHB continuing to perform well despite increased demand and funding challenges

Friday 14 July 2017

In response to information released by The Treasury under the Official Information Act, Sir Mark Solomon, Acting Board... read more about Canterbury DHB continuing to perform well despite increased demand and funding challenges»

CEO Update

CEO Update – Monday 10 July 2017

Monday 10 July 2017Quick Read

In today's CEO Update, acting Chief Executive Mary Gordon celebrates 3D printing innovation at Christchurch Hospital... read more about CEO Update – Monday 10 July 2017»

WellNow Magazine

WellNow Canterbury – Winter 2017

Tuesday 4 July 2017Quick Read

WellNow Canterbury is our community health magazine which goes to every Canterbury mailbox twice a year. The WellNow... read more about WellNow Canterbury – Winter 2017»

CEO Update

CEO Update – Monday 3 July 2017

Monday 3 July 2017Quick Read

​In today's CEO Update, acting Chief Executive Mary Gordon showcases the exciting launch of WellFood and Canterbury... read more about CEO Update – Monday 3 July 2017»

Media release

A fresh approach to food at Canterbury hospitals

Monday 3 July 2017Quick Read

Canterbury DHB has brought a range of services in-house, including all food services, and at Ashburton Hospital our... read more about A fresh approach to food at Canterbury hospitals»

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