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Green light for new Akaroa health facility

Friday, 21 October 2016, 2:13 pm | Canterbury District Health Board

The Akaroa community and Canterbury DHB’s commitment to a 12 bed facility for Akaroa has been confirmed. The board has approved a Heads of Agreement between Canterbury DHB, the Akaroa Community Trust and Akaroa Health Hub Limited. The board also noted ... More >>

Commitment to renewable energy earns CDHB accolade

Wednesday, 19 October 2016, 5:03 pm | Canterbury District Health Board

The Canterbury DHB has today (Wednesday 19, October) been awarded an Energy-Mark Bronze Award in an official ceremony for its commitment to energy management, by New Zealand’s leading environmental certification authority, Enviro-Mark Solutions. More >>

Canterbury DHB prepared for next week’s planned RDA strike

Friday, 14 October 2016, 4:33 pm | Canterbury District Health Board

Members of the New Zealand Resident Doctors’ Association (RDA) will go on strike from 7am on 18 October until 7am on 20 October. More >>

Health Warning – Marine Biotoxin in Shellfish

Thursday, 13 October 2016, 1:58 pm | Canterbury District Health Board

The Community and Public Health division of Canterbury District Health Board has issued a health warning advising the public not to collect or consume shellfish harvested from the coastline between Motunau Beach and Akaroa Harbour . More >>

Legionnaires’ season arrive - advice for gardeners

Tuesday, 11 October 2016, 4:20 pm | Canterbury District Health Board

Cantabrians are being urged to follow some simple steps in order to avoid getting a serious illness linked to gardening. More >>

Making mental health care better for our kids

Tuesday, 11 October 2016, 10:46 am | Canterbury District Health Board

The Canterbury Health System’s commitment to giving our kids the best access to mental health care has led to some changes to improve services. More >>

Ceremony marks health research and education initiative

Thursday, 6 October 2016, 4:51 pm | Canterbury District Health Board

A unique and collaborative workspace for health aligned sectors in the city was celebrated in Christchurch today with the launch of the Health Research Education Facility (HREF). This is the first private sector building to be constructed in the Health Precinct. More >>

New Zealand’s first city wide Digital Detox is almost here!

Friday, 30 September 2016, 10:13 am | Canterbury District Health Board

This Sunday, 2 October 2016, between 10am and 2pm, people in Canterbury will be separating from their smartphones and devices as part of the All Right? Digital Detox. More >>

Major investment for cancer patients unveiled

Friday, 30 September 2016, 9:24 am | Canterbury District Health Board

A $4 million investment is on track to benefit cancer patients receiving radiation therapy at Christchurch Hospital. More >>

Canterbury wellbeing indicators show continued improvement

Tuesday, 20 September 2016, 11:02 am | Canterbury DHB

While life for many in Canterbury is improving, the impacts of the quakes are still being felt as the region’s recovery heads into its seventh year. More >>

Our health system taking care of you

Tuesday, 23 August 2016, 12:29 pm | Canterbury District Health Board

More people than ever are getting their operations and the care they need, according to the latest health targets. Canterbury’s performance in quarter four of the 2015/2016 targets show the District Health Board planned to deliver 20,474 elective surgical ... More >>

Burwood Hospital’s New Facilities Officially Opened

Friday, 19 August 2016, 1:25 pm | Canterbury District Health Board

Prime Minister John Key has today unveiled a plaque to commemorate the official opening of Burwood Hospital’s new facilities for Older Persons’ Health and Rehabilitation. More >>

Growing delicious communities together

Friday, 19 August 2016, 11:30 am | Canterbury District Health Board

Canterbury is on its way to being more food resilient, as more than 50 schools embrace creating awesome community gardens and food forests. More >>

Public meeting about health services for Cashmere/Spreydon

Wednesday, 17 August 2016, 10:07 am | Canterbury District Health Board

Cashmere and Spreydon residents will have a chance to find out what’s happening with health facilities in their area at a public meeting being held on Tuesday 23 August. More >>

Don’t visit your loved ones in hospital if you’re sick

Thursday, 28 July 2016, 10:33 am | Canterbury District Health Board

If you’re sick please don’t come visiting at Christchurch Hospital – that’s the message from Mary Gordon, Canterbury DHB’s Executive Director of Nursing. More >>

Time to get your head around the signs of cancers

Monday, 25 July 2016, 10:13 am | Canterbury District Health Board

Time to get your head around the signs of head and neck cancers before it’s too late More >>

Site blessing, ground breaking for Outpatients Building

Monday, 18 July 2016, 1:40 pm | Canterbury District Health Board

Canterbury District Health Board Chair, Murray Cleverley, and the Christchurch Hospital chaplains led a site blessing and ground breaking ceremony this morning, (Monday, 18 July) on the site of the new Christchurch Outpatients building. More >>

Transalpine Health Disability Action Plan

Tuesday, 12 July 2016, 12:10 pm | Canterbury District Health Board

Consulting with families, identifying staff champions, and providing large print health information are some of the actions outlined in the Canterbury and West Coasts’ Health Disability Action Plan being launched today. More >>

It’s all happening at Ashburton Hospital

Friday, 8 July 2016, 11:43 am | Canterbury District Health Board

Patients and staff at Ashburton Hospital are on the move as the next stage of refurbishment draws closer. More >>

CDHB delighted 'one-stop show' for addiction services opens

Friday, 1 July 2016, 3:46 pm | Canterbury District Health Board

Canterbury DHB is delighted Tūhauora - Christchurch Central has been officially opened by the Minister of Health Hon Dr Jonathan Coleman today. More >>



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