Northland 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 – 101

Total resident doctors working on assessed rosters – 34

• Total rosters affected– 5
• Number of rosters not fixed at all – 1

  • Number of rosters fixed (in these departments) – 3
    •  O&G
    •  General Medical
    •  General Surgical
    •  Orthopaedic
  • Number of rosters partially fixed (in these departments) – 1
    • General Medical
  • Rosters not fixed at all – 1
    • Paediatrics

Resident doctors required for safer rosters – 1.5

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: Dr Nick


Northland: Winston Peters –

Rodney: Mark Mitchell –

Whangarei: Shane Reti –

Te Tai Tokerau: Kelvin Davis-