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Christchurch Hospital Helipad Heralds New Era For Rescue Helicopter

Thursday, 19 November 2020, 9:28 am | Christchurch Hospital

Christchurch’s new Waipapa hospital helipad begins operation today, Thursday 19 November, with its first patients arriving directly via the Westpac Rescue Helicopter. With landing space for two helicopters on top of the new hospital, it will be the ... More >>

Christchurch Hospital researcher close to major breakthrough

Friday, 15 July 2011, 12:31 pm | Christchurch Hospital

Christchurch Hospital’s Department of Paediatric Surgery has become the first in the world to create contracting smooth muscle bowel cells, taking scientific medicine one step closer to being able to create a functioning human small intestine. More >>

Emergency Department inundated with gifts and messages

Tuesday, 8 March 2011, 9:15 am | Christchurch Hospital

Christchurch Hospital's Emergency Department has been inundated recently -not with injured or sick patients - but food and kindness. More >>

New gastroenteritis project cuts hospital time

Wednesday, 3 October 2007, 4:47 pm | Christchurch Hospital

A new gastroenteritis project at Christchurch Hospital has cut the time children spend in hospital and means invasive interventions can be avoided. More >>

Improving Services At Christchurch Hospital

Monday, 17 September 2007, 2:15 pm | Christchurch Hospital

A project to further improve the quality, safety and performance of clinical and patient services at Christchurch Hospital has earned the innovators a place in the finals of the 2007 New Zealand Health Innovation Awards (HIA). More >>