COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Information about changes at Canterbury DHB hospitals and health centres can be found at www.cdhb.health.nz/covid19

VISITORS TO HOSPITAL

No visitors are allowed, except under exceptional circumstancesFurther details...

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.

Rangiora Health Hub

The Rangiora Health Hub is the centre in North Canterbury for a range of health and community services. These include:

  • primary birthing and postnatal care at the Rangiora Maternity Unit, with 3 birthing rooms (2 with birthing pools available), 10 postnatal rooms and 4 assessment rooms
  • dental treatment for school-age children at the Rangiora Community Dental Clinic, with two treatment suites
  • public health nursing, community mental health care and various other specialist outpatient services.

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Maternity Unit visiting hours

25 March 2020: There are COVID-19 visitor restrictions in place – further details...
  • Partners: 7am-10pm
  • Other visitors: 10am-12 noon and 2pm-8pm

Location

Address
Rangiora Health Hub
161 Ashley Street
Rangiora 7400

In an emergency

In a medical emergency, call 111 and ask for an ‘ambulance’.

For advice about evening time and non-emergency medical care in Canterbury see after-hours and urgent care advice.

Enquiries and feedback

We welcome your feedback about our services and your experiences at Rangiora Health Hub.

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

Rangiora Health Hub facilities at a glance

Accessible

Disability car parking

Food & drink vending machines

Patient and visitor parking

Disabled & Visitor toilets

Page last updated: 25 March 2020

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