RED

Hospital visitors don’t need a Vaccine Pass, but do need to scan in, and wear a surgical/medical paper mask. Fabric face coverings are no longer acceptable. See our COVID-19 pages for visiting guidelines, COVID-19 tests and care in the community advice. See www.vaccinatecanterburywestcoast.nz for info about vaccinations.

We are at RED according to the NZ COVID-19 Protection Framework

Last updated:
23 January 2022

The following visitor restrictions are in place for all Canterbury DHB hospitals and health facilities:

  1. All visitors need to scan in using the COVID-19 Tracer App or sign in on arrival and provide their contact details
  2. If you’re using the COVID-19 Tracer App, please ensure Bluetooth tracing is turned on
  3. All visitors must wear a surgical/medical mask. Fabric face coverings are no longer acceptable
  4. All visitors are expected to practice safe physical distancing. You should remain two metres away from people you don’t know
  5. Everyone, including visitors should practise good hand hygiene
  6. Visitors who are unwell should not be entering our facilities.

Patients and visitors should also read the additional more detailed visiting guidelines for each specific hospital.

More COVID-19 information:

Chatham Islands Health Centre

Current Chatham Islands Health Centre COVID-19 visitor guidelines

When visiting a patient at Chatham Islands Health Centre:

Unless otherwise stated locally – one nominated person from the patient’s bubble may visit once per day at a time agreed a by the health centre team, and must be the only visitor for the duration of the patient’s stay in hospital.

Exceptions: The Clinical Nurse Manager will consider exceptions on compassionate grounds on a case by case basis, for example, visiting someone receiving end of life care.

Contact

Service Hours and location

  • Health Centre: 8:00am-4:30pm
  • General Practice: 09:00am - 12:00pm noon

Street address
6 Hospital Road,
Chatham Island 8013

Enquiries and feedback

We welcome your feedback about Chatham Islands Health Centre.

Note: We cannot give medical advice by email. Please contact your doctor or the person in charge of your medical care.

Page last updated: 31 August 2021

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