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FRIDAY 29 MARCH - Update from Christchurch Hospital

Friday, 29 March 2019, 10:05 am | Canterbury District Health Board

A total of 22 people remain in hospitals following the mosque attacks on Friday 15 March. More >>

Next steps for measles vaccine campaign

Thursday, 28 March 2019, 5:56 pm | Canterbury District Health Board

To help contain Canterbury’s measles outbreak a wider group of people are now eligible to receive a second MMR vaccination. The number of measles cases in Canterbury has risen to 37, with a further nine cases under investigation. Medical officer of ... More >>

Plane passengers exposed to measles on flight VA99 19 March

Tuesday, 26 March 2019, 9:02 pm | Canterbury DHB

Plane passengers exposed to measles on flight VA99 from Melbourne to Christchurch on Tuesday 19 March 2019 A passenger arriving in Christchurch on Virgin Australia Flight number VA99 from Melbourne has been confirmed as having measles, adding to ... More >>

Update from Christchurch Hospital Sunday, 24 March 2019

Sunday, 24 March 2019, 2:34 pm | Canterbury DHB

Sunday, 24 March 2019 - Update from Christchurch Hospital Sunday, 24 March 2019 - 2:30 pm NZ Standard time MEDIA UPDATE Please attribute to David Meates, Chief Executive, Canterbury District Health Board 24 people originally hospitalised after the mosque ... More >>

Update from Christchurch Hospital - Saturday, 23 March 2019

Saturday, 23 March 2019, 5:21 pm | Canterbury DHB

Saturday, 23 March 2019 - Update from Christchurch Hospital MEDIA UPDATE Please attribute to David Meates, Chief Executive, Canterbury District Health Board 25 of the 48 people originally hospitalised after the mosque attacks on Friday, 15 March remain in Christchurch ... More >>

Update from Christchurch Hospital - Friday 22 March 2019

Friday, 22 March 2019, 6:56 pm | Canterbury DHB

Friday 22 March 2019 - Update from Christchurch Hospital MEDIA UPDATE Please attribute comment to David Meates, Chief Executive, Canterbury District Health Board 27 of the people who were injured in Friday’s shootings are still in Christchurch Hospital, ... More >>

Update from Christchurch Hospital

Thursday, 21 March 2019, 5:07 pm | Canterbury District Health Board

28 people who were injured in Friday’s shootings are still in Christchurch Hospital, with six remaining in critical condition in intensive care . One more person was well enough to be discharged from hospital with appropriate community supports, and ... More >>

Measles continues to spread in Canterbury

Thursday, 21 March 2019, 2:22 pm | Canterbury District Health Board

The number of measles cases in Canterbury has risen to 34, with a further five cases under investigation. More >>

Update from Christchurch Hospital

Wednesday, 20 March 2019, 11:13 am | Canterbury District Health Board

29 people who were injured in the mosque attacks are still in Christchurch Hospital . Two have been well enough to go home since our last media bulletin on Monday afternoon, and they are being supported by family and friends. The Canterbury Health System ... More >>

Update from Christchurch Hospital re terror attack

Monday, 18 March 2019, 4:06 pm | Canterbury District Health Board

We currently have 31 patients who were injured in the mosque attacks in Christchurch Hospital. Two people were well enough to go home and have been discharged today. There are still 9 people in a critical condition in intensive care . More >>

Outpatient appointments going ahead as scheduled this week

Monday, 18 March 2019, 9:14 am | Canterbury District Health Board

Canterbury DHB is advising patients that all outpatient appointments are going ahead as usual this week. More >>

Update from Chch Hospital re patients from terror attack

Sunday, 17 March 2019, 3:29 pm | Canterbury DHB

We currently have 34 patients who were injured in the mosque attacks in Christchurch Hospital. More >>

Christchurch Hospital staff continue to care for 36 people

Saturday, 16 March 2019, 4:34 pm | Canterbury DHB

Media Update - Christchurch Hospital staff continue to care for 36 people injured in yesterday’s terror attack More >>

48 patients with gunshot wounds being treated

Friday, 15 March 2019, 7:30 pm | Canterbury DHB

Forty-eight patients, ranging from young children to adults with gunshot wounds are being treated at Christchurch Hospital. Injuries range from critical to minor. Additional patients with gunshot wounds presented to other health facilities in the community. More >>

CANCELLATION OF TODAY'S SCHEDULED CANTERBURY MEASLES

Friday, 15 March 2019, 4:02 pm | Canterbury District Health Board

Apologies but due to an evolving emergency situation at the Christchurch Hospital campus, we are currently in lockdown and that is our priority for the time being. The number of measles cases has not increased since yesterday and still stands at ... More >>

Christchurch Hospital and Outpatients is in 'lock-down'

Friday, 15 March 2019, 3:07 pm | Canterbury DHB

All appointments have been cancelled this afternoon, and no staff or patients are to enter or leave the building. More >>

Canterbury Measles update: 28 cases + 12 under investigation

Thursday, 14 March 2019, 6:54 pm | Canterbury DHB

Canterbury Measles update – 28 cases and 12 under investigation The number of measles cases in Canterbury remains at 28, with 12 under investigation. More >>

Health warning removed for algal bloom in Waipara River

Thursday, 14 March 2019, 12:19 pm | Canterbury District Health Board

Canterbury District Health Board’s Community and Public Health unit has lifted its algal bloom health warning issued for the Waipara River at Teviotdale. More >>

Measles vaccines arrive in Canterbury

Wednesday, 13 March 2019, 5:59 pm | Canterbury District Health Board

Eighteen thousand doses of the MMR vaccine arrived in Canterbury this morning, and another 9,000 doses are expected to arrive tomorrow. The Canterbury DHB is working with the Ministry of Health and PHARMAC on vaccine availability for priority groups. ... More >>

Twenty-five measles cases now confirmed in Canterbury

Monday, 11 March 2019, 9:58 pm | Canterbury District Health Board

Twenty-five measles cases now confirmed in Canterbury The number of confirmed cases of measles in Canterbury now stands at twenty-five and is likely to rise further over the coming days and weeks. It can now be assumed that measles is circulating ... More >>

   

 

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