After the release of hundreds of heavily redacted pages of
the Compass Group-DHB food contract, the public is none the
wiser about whether it got a good deal, Dunedin South MP
Clare Curran says.
District health board bosses were grilled in Wellington
yesterday on the need to make up their minds whether to join
the Compass Group food contract.
A low number of births in the Tuatapere area has forced
another rethink about how maternity care is provided, the
Waiau Health Trust says.
The needs of older people are being ignored by New Zealand
Post officials sitting in "ivory towers'' who are removing
postboxes in Dunedin, a Brockville resident says.
A health union is questioning a bill of more than $978,000
the Southern District Health Board has run up with an
Auckland consulting firm.
The commissioner regime is costing the Southern District
Health Board more than $7000 in fees and expenses every week,
an Official Information Act request shows.
Michael Swann's "comprehensive skill set'' has been put to
use managing a $2 million project in Christchurch.
The 37 women who perished in the Seacliff Mental Hospital
fire should be remembered for who they were, not just for the
fire that killed them, relatives of two of the victims say.
A controversial public private partnership (PPP) will be
considered for the Dunedin Hospital redevelopment, documents
More than half of staff who responded to a survey at Southern
District Health Board report that colleagues are "often''
rude to each other.
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