West 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 – 10

Total number of resident doctors working on assessed rosters – 10

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

  • Number of rosters not fixed at all – 1
    • Ward doctors

Number of resident doctors required for safer rosters – 0.8

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 – Jonathan.Coleman@parliament.govt.nz

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

DHB CEO: David Meates – david.meates@cdhb.health.nz


West Coast Tasman: Damien O’Connor – Damien.O’Connor@parliament.govt.nz

Te Tai Tonga: Rino Tirikatene – Rino.Tirikatene@parliament.govt.nz