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VISITORS TO HOSPITAL

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Last updated:
27 March 2020

  • No visitors are allowed, except under exceptional circumstances. The exceptions to the no visitor policy include:
    • A nominated person supporting a terminally ill patient through their end of life care
    • A parent/guardian who is supporting a child
    • The chosen support person of a woman who is giving birth. This does not apply to the woman’s postnatal stay however, and no visitors will be permitted during this stage of the woman’s care
  • The decision about whether exceptional circumstances apply outside of these exemptions is at the discretion of the Charge Nurse/Midwife Manager or another lead clinician.
  • Children under the age of 16 are not allowed to visit at any time.
  • All visitors will be assessed at the entry to ensure they meet the exception criteria and will be required to register their details.
  • Visitors who are unwell will not be allowed entry.

These restrictions apply to all wards and services at all times, including the Emergency Department and Intensive Care Unit.

Hospitals & health facilities

18 health facilities.

Christchurch Hospital

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Christchurch Women’s Hospital

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Akaroa Health – Te Hauora o Rākaihautū

  • 2 Aylmers Valley Road, Akaroa
  • Phone: 03 304 7004
  • General Manager: Jenni Masters

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Burwood Hospital

  • 300 Burwood Road, Christchurch 8083
  • Patient enquiries 03 383 6836

Nearest Emergency Dept is Christchurch Hospital 

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Canterbury Health Labs

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Chatham Islands Health Centre

  • 6 Hospital Road, Chatham Island 8013
  • 24/7 Emergency Phone: 03 305 0035
  • Phone: 03 305 0035
  • Manager: Sally Lanauze

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Christchurch Outpatients

  • 2 Oxford Tce / 245 Antigua St, Christchurch
  • Reception: 03 364 0490

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Ellesmere Hospital

  • Ellesmere Hospital, 25 Cunningham Street, Leeston
  • Phone: 03 324 3415

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Hillmorton Hospital

 

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Oxford Hospital

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Rangiora Health Hub

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Tūārangi Home (Older Persons Care)

  • 270 Cameron St, Allenton, Ashburton 7700
  • Phone: 03 307 8467
  • Manager: Margaret Sutherland 

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Waikari Hospital

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Page last updated: 6 January 2020

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