Thursday, July 19, 2018

Health

Self-service kiosks coming for Outpatients building

More self-service kiosks will be installed by the Canterbury District Health Board, this time at the new Outpatients building.
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Watch: Strike – Nurses seen as an ‘expense on health’

Nurses say they are always seen as an 'expense on health' but in reality they have been 'holding' up the health system for years. Geoff Sloan with this report.

Decision pending on whether CDHB will upload documents

The Canterbury District Health Board said three months ago it will likely start releasing information on the work of one of its committees - but a decision is yet to be made.
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Watch: Maori health provider gears up for this weekend’s City2Surf

Maori health service provider He Waka Tapu know how to get whanau moving. Once again they have entered a huge team into the City2Surf but they have really outdone themselves this year.
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Watch: Templeton residents get ready to fight proposed Quarry

A proposed Quarry less than 2 kilometres from the township of Templeton has got residents fuming.
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Watch: Full coverage of the Templeton Residents’ Association ‘No Quarry’ meeting

Emotional pleas were made from residents as they told authorities they do not want Fulton Hogan to build a quarry near them.
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Watch: Templeton residents vent their anger at proposed quarry

Emotional pleas were made from residents as they told authorities they do not want Fulton Hogan to build a quarry near them.

Selwyn residents’ views will be sought on putting chlorine in water

The public will have their say on whether Selwyn should have its water chlorinated or not.

Bid to bring free mental health services to Selwyn

Work is underway to set up a charitable trust provide free mental health services for youth in Selwyn.

E.coli detected in water supply

E.coli bacteria has been found in a pump station used to supply water to homes and businesses in Lyttelton Harbour.

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