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SDHB Daily Media Update - Wednesday 15 April 202

Wednesday, 15 April 2020, 7:42 pm | Southland District Health Board

New cases in Southern The Ministry of Health announced three new COVID-19 case in the Southern region today, bringing the region’s total to 213. Confirmed and probable cases are combined for this and future totals, to match Ministry case reporting. ... More >>

Wakatipu Consultation Feedback Report available

Friday, 4 June 2010, 3:44 pm | Southland District Health Board

The feedback report from a consultation held by the former Southland District Health Board (DHB) on its proposed changes to the way health care is delivered in the Wakatipu region is now available on the Southern DHB website. More >>

Major International Mental Health Conference

Friday, 16 April 2010, 10:29 am | Southland District Health Board

Distinguished Mental Health experts from all over the world will converge on Invercargill next month for a major international conference focusing on improving the treatment of schizophrenia. More >>

Southland is 100% Baby Friendly

Friday, 26 March 2010, 1:09 pm | Southland District Health Board

All the six maternity facilities in Southland have been accredited as Baby Friendly Hospitals after successfully completing the New Zealand Breastfeeding Authority’s accreditation process. More >>

Southland DHB announces youth health one-stop shop

Friday, 12 March 2010, 4:35 pm | Southland District Health Board

Southland District Health Board (DHB) Chairman Paul Menzies announced today that Southland DHB regrets it is unable to provide much needed funding to secure the future of the Southland Youth Health One Stop Shop (also known as Number 10). More >>

Review of Home Support Takes Account of Feedback

Tuesday, 9 March 2010, 5:22 pm | Southland District Health Board

Otago and Southland DHBs today invited home based support providers to work with them to plan long term service development for the provinces’ older people. More >>

Delivering Wakatipu Health Services in the Future

Tuesday, 2 March 2010, 9:47 am | Southland District Health Board

   Monday 1 March 2010          Public Consultation - Delivering Wakatipu Health Services in the Future   Southland DHB recognises a change is required to the way health care services are configured in the Wakatipu Basin and is proposing ... More >>

Delivering Wakatipu Health Services in the Future

Monday, 1 March 2010, 4:43 pm | Southland District Health Board

Southland DHB recognises a change is required to the way health care services are configured in the Wakatipu Basin and is proposing a number of innovations to better meet the community’s needs. More >>

Southland DHB’s Health Targets Performance

Friday, 26 February 2010, 2:10 pm | Southland District Health Board

Southland District Health Board (DHB) continued to make steady progress in the government’s key priority health target areas during the second quarter of 2009/10. More >>

Older Persons Most In Need Will Still Receive

Wednesday, 24 February 2010, 5:31 pm | Southland District Health Board

Older people who have publicly expressed fears about the loss of home support are the very people who will continue to receive the service, the Otago and Southland DHBs' Regional Chief Executive Officer, Brian Rousseau said today. More >>

Southland DHB Decision On Merger

Thursday, 11 February 2010, 5:17 pm | Southland District Health Board

Southland District Health Board (DHB) has voted in favour of merging with Otago DHB to create a single DHB across the Otago Southland region and will now forward its recommendation to the Minister of Health for a final decision. More >>

Doctors Brand Consultation Over Merger Flawed

Thursday, 4 February 2010, 10:38 am | Southland District Health Board

Senior medical doctors from Southland Hospital today labelled consultation on a proposed merger between the Otago and Southland Hospital Boards flawed. 24 senior medical staff have signed an open letter to Paul Menzies, Chairman of the Southland District ... More >>

Checking in Before School

Wednesday, 27 January 2010, 2:38 pm | Southland District Health Board

Parents and caregivers of Southland and Lakes District children who are starting school for the first time can help their child begin school healthy and ready to learn with a B4 School Check. More >>

New Mobile Dental Clinic to be Showcased

Thursday, 10 December 2009, 11:44 am | Southland District Health Board

The first of Southland District Health Board’s (DHB) brand new mobile dental clinics has arrived and will be showcased at a series of open days throughout the region. More >>

Transition Board Members Appointed

Monday, 30 November 2009, 5:13 pm | Southland District Health Board

Eight of nine positions have been filled on the new Transition Board which will set up a new, sole Primary Health Organisation across Otago and Southland. Transition Board chairman Dr Conway Powell and the Otago and Southland District Health Boards ... More >>

White Ribbon Day - SDHB

Wednesday, 25 November 2009, 10:24 am | Southland District Health Board

Southland District Health Board staff are wearing white ribbon t-shirts at Southland Hospital today, in an effort to send the Southland community the message that family violence is not acceptable. White Ribbon day, which is held on 25 November each year, ... More >>

Southland DHB's health targets performance

Monday, 23 November 2009, 2:17 pm | Southland District Health Board

Southland District Health Board exceeded targets and made significant health care delivery gains in the government’s key priority health target areas for the first quarter of 2009/10. Each of the 2009/10 health targets reflects a priority health ... More >>

Fresh Future Appeal Raises $55,000 for Southland

Friday, 6 November 2009, 3:38 pm | Southland District Health Board

Children’s Services at Southland Hospital was fortunate to receive a cheque for $55,000 today from the Fresh Future Children’s Hospital Appeal, following on from the two month nationwide appeal led by Progressive Enterprises. “We want to thank ... More >>

Fresh Future Hospital Appeal to be revealed

Thursday, 5 November 2009, 11:17 am | Southland District Health Board

Excitement and anticipation are growing at Southland Hospital Children’s Services, with its share of funds raised in this year’s Fresh Future Children’s Hospital Appeal to be revealed at a cheque presentation this Friday. More >>

One PHO across Otago and Southland

Thursday, 29 October 2009, 5:25 pm | Southland District Health Board

The South will now have one Primary Health Organisation across Otago and Southland after Southland District Health Board (DHB) today rescinded its previous decision to form a separate Southland PHO. Southland DHB approved the formation of a single ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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