Whanganui 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 – 34

Total number of resident doctors working on assessed rosters – 16

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

  • Rosters not fixed at all:
    • Still needs split-night rosters

Number of resident doctors required for safer rosters – 1.2

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: Julie Patterson – brenda.thorley@wdhb.org.nz


Rangitikei: Ian McKelvie-Ian.Mckelvie@parliament.govt.nz

Whanganui: Chester Borrows – Chester.Borrows@parliament.govt.nz

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