Lakes 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 resident doctors employed – 76

Total resident doctors working on assessed rosters – 35

• Total rosters affected– 3
• Number of rosters not fixed at all – 1

  • Number of rosters fixed (in these departments) – 2
    • Paediatrics
    • O&G
    • Ward doctors
  • Rosters not fixed at all – 1
    • General Medical

Number of resident doctors required for safer rosters – 5

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: Ron Dunham – or


Rotorua: Todd McClay –

Taupo: Louise Upston –

Waiariki: Te Ururoa Flavell –