Health services directory

Health services provided by Canterbury DHB are listed alphabetically below, if you are visiting a hospital, contact and location information for most services are on our hospitals pages.

You can find a General Practice team by either using our General Practices (GP) map, or by visiting the listings of General Practices on each of the three local Public Health Organisation (PHO) websites.

116 health services.

Children in Care Team

A service for children and young people between the ages of 0-12 years who have a confirmed or suspected moderate to severe mental health issue.

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Christchurch Opioid Recovery Service

The Christchurch Opioid Recovery Service provides case management and opiate maintenance treatment in the community.

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Christchurch PHO

Christchurch PHO represents Riccarton Clinic​, Moorhouse Medical Centre, UC Health Centre​, Ara Health Centre, Korowai Youth Wellbeing Trust and Burnside Medical Centre​.

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Christchurch Sexual Health Service

Christchurch Sexual Health Service a specialist sexual health service offering free and confidential sexual health care including diagnosis  of sexually transmitted infections (STI’s) and other related conditions including genital skin conditions and genital pain.

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Christchurch Women’s Hospital Maternity Services

Maternity services are located at Christchurch Women’s Hospital, a seven-level hospital next to Christchurch Hospital in the central city.

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Clinical Nurse Specialists (CNS)

CNS’s are registered nurses who are recognised clinical experts within their specialty and are based throughout CDHB campuses.

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Community Alcohol and Drug Service

The Community Alcohol and Drug Service provides assessments and outpatient treatment for people that need assistance with moderate to severe alcohol or other drug dependence.

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Community and Public Health (CPH)

Community and Public Health (CPH) provides public health services to those people living in the Canterbury, South Canterbury and West Coast regions.

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Community Dental Service

We provide free dental care for eligible children living in Canterbury and South Canterbury. We also help teens find a free family dentist.

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Community Health Information Centres (CHIC)

The Community Health Information Centre (CHIC) provides free health resources within Canterbury, South Canterbury and the West Coast.

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Cystic Fibrosis Service

The Canterbury Adult CF Service sees all adults with CF from around the South Island. We are the second largest adult CF service in New Zealand.

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Darfield Community Maternity Unit

Darfield Hospital is located approximately 40 minutes drive from of Christchurch and provides primary birthing care and postnatal maternity services.

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Dental Department

The hospital-based Dental Department provides specialist dental care to people from within the Canterbury region.

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The Dermatology Department assesses and treats the skin and skin diseases.

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Diabetes Service

The Diabetes Service provides a community and an outpatient consultation service for patients on referral from general practitioners and other health professionals.

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Early Intervention in Psychosis Service (Totara House)

Specialist assessment, treatment and support provided for young people (18-30) experiencing a first presentation of psychosis

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Eating Disorders Service

The South Island Eating Disorders Service (SIEDS) provides inpatient treatment for people with a diagnosed eating disorder.

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Eating Disorders Service (Outpatients)

The South Island Eating Disorders Service (SIEDS) community team provides outpatient treatment for people with a diagnosed eating disorder.

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Emergency Department at Christchurch Hospital

Christchurch Hospital Emergency Department (ED) is open for emergency and urgent serious medical issues 24/7. People need to enter ED using a separate external entrance at the far end of Christchurch Hospital’s Parkside East building.

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Endocrinology is the branch of medicine concerned with endocrine glands and hormones. Endocrinology is based on level 2 of the Riverside building at Christchurch Hospital.


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Page last updated: 12 February 2019

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