Hutt Valley 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 – 123

Total number of resident doctors working on assessed rosters – 65

• Total number of rosters affected– 8
• Number of rosters not fixed at all – 3

  • Number of rosters fixed  – 0
  • Rosters partially fixed (in these departments) – 5
    • Paediatrics
    • General Medical
    • General Surgical (House Officers)
    • Orthopaedics
    • Plastic Surgery
    • Anaesthetics
  • Rosters not fixed at all – 3
    • O&G
    • General Surgical (Registrars)
    • Orthopaedics (Registrars)

Number of resident doctors required for safer rosters – 5.8

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: Ashley Bloomfield –


Hutt South: Trevor Mallard –

Rimutaka: Chris Hipkins –

Ikaroa Rawhiti: Meka Whaitiri –