Capital and Coast DHB

Below you can see what progress the DHB has made in supporting Safer Hours (or lack thereof); how many rosters need to change and the number of resident doctors affected.


Total number of resident doctors employed – 339

Total number of resident doctors working on assessed rosters – 127

• Total rosters affected– 13
• Number of rosters not fixed at all – 9

  • Number of rosters fixed  – 1
    •  Paediatrics (Registrars)
  • Rosters partially fixed – 5
    • General Medicine (Registrars)
    • Medical Sub-specialties
    • O&G (Registrars)
    • General Medicine (House Officers)
    • General Surgical (House Officers)
    • Orthopaedics (House Officers)
  • Rosters not fixed at all (in these departments) – 9
    • Medical Sub-specialties (House Officers)
    • Orthopaedics (Registrars)
    • Surgical Sub-specialties
    • General Surgical (Registrars)
    • Paediatrics (House Officers)
    • O&G (House Officers)
    • Cardiology Registrars
    • Medical (House Officers)

Number of resident doctors required for safer rosters – 9.2

Email your DHBs CEO, Minister of Health, Associate Minister of Health and your local MPs asking them to move towards Safer Hours.

Minister of Health: Jonathan Coleman –

Associate Minister of Health: Sam Lotu-Iiga –

DHB CEO: Debbie Chin –


Mana: Kris Faafoi –

Ohariu: Peter Dunne –

Otaki: Nathan Guy –

Rongotai: Annette King –

Wellington Central: Grant Robertson –

Te Tai Hauauru: Adrian Rurawhe –