Taranaki 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 – 70

Total number of resident doctors working on assessed rosters – 21


• Total number of rosters affected– 4

  • Number of rosters partially fixed – 3
    • Ward doctor
    • Paediatrics
    • Anaesthetic
  • Rosters not fixed at all – 1
    • General Medical

Number of resident doctors required for safer rosters – 1

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 – Jonathan.Coleman@parliament.govt.nz

Associate Minister of Health: Sam Lotu-Iiga – peseta.sam.lotu-iiga@parliament.govt.nz

DHB CEO: Rosemary Clements – rosemary.clements@tdhb.org.nz


New Plymouth: Jonathan Young – Jonathan.Young@parliament.govt.nz

Taranaki-King Country: Barbara Kuriger – Barbara.Kuriger@parliament.govt.nz

Te Tai Hauauru:  Adrian Rurawhe – Adrian.Rurawhe@parliament.govt.nz