Tag: Southern DHB

Junior Doctors Strikes: District Health Boards Pay More Than $19m For Cover
Health & Fitness, News
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Health & Fitness, News
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Junior Doctors Strikes: District Health Boards Pay More Than $19m For Cover

News Desk - Jun 11, 2019

Strikes by junior doctors this year have cost district health boards more than $19 million and there's no end in sight. Members of the Resident Doctors Association…

Southern DHB Preparing Contingency Plans For Doctors Five-Day Strike
Community, News
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Community, News
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Southern DHB Preparing Contingency Plans For Doctors Five-Day Strike

News Desk - Apr 26, 2019

NZRDA members throughout the country, including here in the Southern district, have again voted to strike, this time for five days., scheduled to run from April 29-May…

Southern DHB Preparing For NZRDA Strike, Contacting Affected Patients Directly
Community, News
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Community, News
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Southern DHB Preparing For NZRDA Strike, Contacting Affected Patients Directly

News Desk - Jan 10, 2019

Southern DHB continues to plan for the two-day strike by members of the New Zealand Resident Doctors’ Association (NZRDA), due to take place on Tuesday 15 January…

Southern DHB Reminder To Practice Good Hand Hygiene During Lambing and Calving
News, Southland
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News, Southland
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Southern DHB Reminder To Practice Good Hand Hygiene During Lambing and Calving

News Desk - Oct 17, 2018

Southern DHB reminds people to practice good hand hygiene during spring lambing and calving season Southern DHB are reminding the public of the importance of good hand…

Southern DHB Welcomes New Dunedin Hospital Site Announcement
Health & Fitness, News
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Health & Fitness, News
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Southern DHB Welcomes New Dunedin Hospital Site Announcement

News Desk - May 04, 2018

The site of the New Dunedin Hospital gives Southern DHB the flexibility to meet today’s healthcare challenges and the needs of future generations, Commissioner Kathy Grant says.…

Southern DHB prepares to launch National Bowel Screening Programme
News
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Southern DHB prepares to launch National Bowel Screening Programme

News Desk - Apr 04, 2018

The countdown to the Southern launch of the National Bowel Screening Programme is well and truly underway. From the end of April, over 51,000 residents in Otago…

$87,829 Raised for Southland Hospital Children’s Services
Community, News
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Community, News
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$87,829 Raised for Southland Hospital Children’s Services

Editor - Dec 12, 2017

Southland Hospital Children’s Services received a massive $87,829 from the Countdown Kids Hospital Appeal on Thursday 7 December, following a three-month fundraising effort from Countdown staff, customers…

Southland Hospital to Provide a More Convenient Experience with Refitted Dental Clinic
News
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News
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Southland Hospital to Provide a More Convenient Experience with Refitted Dental Clinic

Editor - Nov 30, 2017

Flexibility is the theme of Southland Hospital’s refitted dental clinic which can be used to treat patients of all ages and levels of ability. The hospital has…

Easier access to newborn services through Oranga Pēpi – Baby’s Care
Health & Fitness, News
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Health & Fitness, News
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Easier access to newborn services through Oranga Pēpi – Baby’s Care

Editor - Nov 23, 2017

Making sure everyone has access to key health services from the day they are born is critical to good health. However, sometimes the challenge is making sure…

Southern DHB Gets Behind Patient Safety Week
Health & Fitness, News
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Health & Fitness, News
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Southern DHB Gets Behind Patient Safety Week

Editor - Nov 06, 2017

Southern DHB is getting behind Patient Safety Week this week (5- 11 November).  With the theme of medication safety, during the week Southern DHB patients are being…