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.

108 health services.

Gynaecology

Gynaecology Services provides inpatient, day patient and outpatient treatment for women in the Canterbury region and tertiary services for the South Island.​

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Gynaecology Procedure Unit

The Gynaecology Procedure Unit was previously known as ‘Lyndhurst’…

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Haematology

The Christchurch Haematology Service provides a comprehensive specialist service for patients with blood disorders which include Bone Marrow transplantation, treatment for haematological malignancies, bleeding and thrombotic disorders.

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He Waka Tapu​

He Waka Tapu​ provide, Whānau Ora, Tāne Ora, Whānau Link, Cervi​cal and Breast Screening, Alcohol, drug services for ex offenders, Te Hā Waitaha, and Alcohol and Drug residential service for the South Island as well as health other services.

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Hereford Centre

The Hereford Centre offers a range of treatment and support services to individuals with mental health illnesses who experience difficulty in maintaining wellness with previous community mental health services.

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Human Milkbank

Christchurch Women’s Hospital’s Neonatal Unit (NICU) opened New Zealand’s first Human Pasteurised​ Donor Milk Bank in 2014. The Human Milk Bank is next to the Neonatal Unit on the 4th Floor, Christchurch Women’s Hospital​.

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Hyperbaric Medicine

The Christchurch Hyperbaric Medicine Unit treats a range of conditions ranging from decompression sickness and air embolism through to radiation injury and hypoxic problem wounds.

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Immunology

The Rheumatology and Immunology Service provides inpatient, outpatient, day patient and inter-hospital consultative services for patients with rheumatic disease, primary immunodeficiency and serious allergy.

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Infection Prevention and Control (IP&C)

The Infection Prevention and Control Service provide expert guidance and support to prevent the occurrence and spread of infection.

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Intellectual Disability Liaison Team (IDLT)

This service is for people with an intellectual disability who have been charged with an offence and are subject to a compulsory care order from the courts.

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Intensive Care

Intensive Care is located on the first floor of the Parkside East Building, at Christchurch Hospital.

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Kaikoura Community Maternity Unit

Kaikōura Health (Te Hā o Te Ora) is located approximately two hours’ drive North of Christchurch and provides primary birthing care and postnatal maternity services.

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Kia atawhai ki te tangata (Pegasus Health)

Kia atawhai ki te tangata (Pegasus Health) is the Primary Health Organisation (PHO) providing Māori Health Services including Partnership Community Workers and Whānau​ Link.

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Lincoln Community Maternity Unit

Lincoln Maternity Hospital is located approximately 25 minutes’ drive South West of Christchurch and provides primary birthing care and postnatal maternity services.

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Manawhenua Ki Waitaha

Manawhenua Ki Waitaha (MKW) provide access to CDHB Scholarships, and are responsible for the appointment of Maori representatives who ensure manawhenua have oversight and influence on the decision making of the Canterbury DHB.

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Māori Health teams in hospitals

Information about experienced and qualified Māori and non-Māori health workers and registered professionals who are responsive to Māori health needs.

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Maternity services at Christchurch Women’s Hospital

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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Meals on Wheels

The Meals on Wheels service provides a freshly cooked hot dinner meal at midday for those that find it difficult to prepare or access a hot meal. 

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Medical Oncology

The Canterbury Regional Cancer & Haematology Service (CRCHS) Medical Oncology Department is one of two tertiary centres delivering medical oncology and chemotherapy treatment in the South Island. It is located at on the ground floor of the Christchurch Hospital Oncology building.

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Medical Physics & Bioengineering

Medical Physics and Bioengineering provides scientific and technical services for safe, effective, and innovative patient care.

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Page last updated: 18 December 2018

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