As a former MP and cabinet minister Pete Hodgson had some big jobs, but his new role steering the rebuild of Dunedin Hospital is his biggest yet.
Pete Hodgson says his new role leading the Dunedin Hospital rebuild means he will have to step down as chief executive of Otago Innovation.
A new training simulation programme has proved very popular at the Southern DHB and earned the registrar who instigated it an award.
Local government and iwi representatives are among organisations invited to form a new group to advise on the rebuild of Dunedin Hospital.
When Kevin and Kay Small experienced identical symptoms of fatigue and lethargy, they thought they had eaten too many oysters on holiday.
After a string of departures from the troubled organisation, new senior managers are settling in at the Southern District Health Board.
Labour has not budgeted to fully fund bowel screening, but the decision to delay it is the previous government’s fault, Health Minister David Clark says.
The new Dunedin Hospital will be different from the existing hospital, which was built in a past era, Health Minister David Clark says.
Some services at Dunedin Hospital are too expensive to keep, and the hospital appears to be "right on the cusp" of needing to be less specialised and more general, a newly-released report says.
The introduction of the national bowel screening programme will take a year longer than previously planned, Health Minister David Clark says.
Food provider Compass says its contract with the Southern District Health Board "remains strong" and it wants to see out the 15-year deal.
A "cumbersome" and costly way of managing asbestos at Dunedin Hospital has been criticised in an independent report.
The mother of a Dunedin woman with chronic mental health issues is furious after the Southern District Health Board discharged her daughter to a city motel.
A $100 million rescue package is being drawn up for Dunedin Hospital.
The site for the new Dunedin Hospital has been narrowed down to "just a few flat sites", which all lie between the Octagon and the University of Otago.
A Dunedin Hospital senior doctor was paid $408,000 in a severance payment in 2016-17, it has emerged.
The location for the new Dunedin hospital has been narrowed down to the central city.
Details of Labour’s promised mental health inquiry will be out within days, Dunedin campaigner Corinda Taylor says.
A response to the plight of a woman with critical mental health needs who has been on a waiting list for 14 months is inadequate, MP Clare Curran says.
The SDHB has been ordered into mediation to find out how much it owes an employee after it was found the board had not been paying her enough.