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Southern DHB continues steady progress on Health Targets

Wednesday, 24 August 2016, 11:38 am | Southern District Health Board

Southern DHB Chief Executive Carole Heatly says the latest results show the DHB is making consistent gains to achieve the Ministry of Health goals for health boards. More >>

Countdown Kids Hospital Appeal Launch in Dunedin

Tuesday, 2 August 2016, 12:55 pm | Southern District Health Board

Countdown Kids Hospital Appeal Launch at Dunedin Hospital Tomorrow Dunedin Hospital staff and patients will be celebrating the launch of the Countdown Kids 10th Hospital Appeal tomorrow. The Appeal helps children like Carter by raising money for much ... More >>

Appointments made for Dunedin Hospital redevelopment

Tuesday, 2 August 2016, 11:05 am | Southern District Health Board

The Southern Partnership Group (SPG) has appointed Jacobs in partnership with CCM Architects and Johnstaff to undertake hospital services planning work needed to inform the development of an Indicative Business Case for the redevelopment of Dunedin Hospital. More >>

Southland patient the face of Countdown Kids 10th Hospital A

Monday, 1 August 2016, 3:32 pm | Southern District Health Board

Southland Hospital staff and patients will be celebrating the launch of the Countdown Kids 10th Hospital Appeal tomorrow, with Southland patient Liam Parsons the face of the campaign this year. More >>

Southern DHB Supporting Breastfeeding at Work

Monday, 1 August 2016, 10:13 am | Southern District Health Board

It’s World Breastfeeding Week this week and the theme this year is ‘A Key to Sustainable Development.’ More >>

Strategic Services Plan for Dunedin Hospital redevelopment

Monday, 11 July 2016, 2:12 pm | Southern District Health Board

The Southern Partnership Group has released the Strategic Services Plan, which is the first formal document completed as part of the redevelopment of Dunedin Hospital. More >>

Southern DHB get behind Māori Language Week

Monday, 4 July 2016, 12:27 pm | Southern District Health Board

Southern DHB is getting behind Māori Language week -Te Wiki O Te Reo Māori (4 – 10 July) again this year, with a host of celebrations and events planned to help staff improve their understanding and enjoyment of Māori language and culture. More >>

The Mobile Surgical Unit helps people off the waitlist.

Tuesday, 28 June 2016, 12:51 pm | Southern District Health Board

Surgeons and Anaesthetists from Southern DHB spent four days of last week working on the Mobile Surgical Unit that was located in Oamaru and Balclutha. More >>

Commissioner invests in Primary Health Care for South

Tuesday, 21 June 2016, 4:09 pm | Southern District Health Board

More clinical pharmacists, and greater access to “telehealth” were two significant investments in a safer, more patient-centred health system approved by Commissioner Kathy Grant, discussed at today’s Southern District Health Board Commissioner team ... More >>

Have you heard about the new Audiology Unit?

Friday, 10 June 2016, 1:07 pm | Southern District Health Board

A new Audiology Unit is in the pipeline for Southern DHB. Due to open in November 2016, the facility will be spacious and fit-for-purpose, with audiology testing booths, an area for future video-conferencing, a large waiting area and a children’s play ... More >>

Southern DHB measles information

Thursday, 9 June 2016, 4:55 pm | Southern District Health Board

Vaccination is the best form of prevention against measles, and the MMR vaccine protects against measles, mumps and rubella. Two doses is considered the best way to ensure that people are immune to getting these diseases. More >>

Southern DHB Gastroenterology Unit is getting a makeover

Thursday, 9 June 2016, 4:37 pm | Southern District Health Board

Ideas have turned into reality as the plans forge ahead for the redevelopment of the 8th Floor Gastroenterology Unit at Dunedin Hospital due to open in February 2017. More >>

Dunedin Hospital Redevelopments: Monthly Update

Friday, 3 June 2016, 3:27 pm | Southern District Health Board

Welcome to our new monthly update keeping Southern DHB staff, patients and communities up to date about redevelopments at Dunedin Hospital. There are currently two redevelopment programmes at Dunedin Hospital. More >>

May update from the Southern Partnership Group

Friday, 27 May 2016, 4:48 pm | Southern District Health Board

The Southern Partnership Group (SPG) is continuing to meet with key local stakeholders and is progressing planning for the redevelopment of Dunedin Hospital. More >>

Southern DHB performance continues to improve

Tuesday, 24 May 2016, 2:08 pm | Southern District Health Board

The latest quarter health target results for 2015/16 quarter three (January to March 2016) show the DHB in the top 10 rankings for DHBs in five out of the six targets. More >>

New public processes for Southern DHB Commissioner team

Friday, 20 May 2016, 10:51 am | Southern District Health Board

The Southern DHB Commissioner team has introduced a series of public consultation forums as it prepares for an additional three years in its governance role. More >>

Secure Shared Patient Record System on the way at SDHB

Wednesday, 18 May 2016, 4:00 pm | Southern District Health Board

The Southern District Health Board will soon be introducing HealthOne, a shared patient record system that allows clinicians role-appropriate access to patient information at the point of care. The system has already been successfully implemented in Canterbury, ... More >>

Nursing Excellence Awards a success across the district

Monday, 16 May 2016, 11:05 am | Southern District Health Board

Nursing Excellence Awards a success across the district. Nurses revelled last night as Southern DHB celebrated International Nurses’ Day at the Nursing Excellence Awards in Dunedin and Invercargill. This year 21 recipients were acknowledged and ... More >>

Awards to celebrate Southern DHB nurses

Wednesday, 11 May 2016, 10:29 am | Southern District Health Board

As nurses around the world celebrate International Nurses Day on Thursday(12th of May 2016), Southern DHB will be saying “Thank You” for the huge contribution nurses make every day to health outcomes and communities. More >>

Southern DHB spreading the message to ‘See Your Hands’

Wednesday, 4 May 2016, 3:11 pm | Southern District Health Board

Southern DHB spreading the message to ‘See Your Hands’ for World Hand Hygiene Day Use Me Group Shot2Tomorrow, Southern DHB will be celebrating World Hand Hygiene Day (Thursday 5 May 2016). The theme this year is ‘See Your Hands - hand hygiene ... More >>

 

 

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