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The Southern District Health Board has admitted to MPs that it is not investing enough in primary and community mental healthcare.
Southern District Health Board has been handed a petition demanding it scrap its controversial 15-year food contract with Compass Meals. Audio
The Southern District Health Board chief executive has resigned after almost five years in the job.
A group comprising Grey Power Southland, Unions Southland, Unions Otago, the Labour Party, the Green Party, and New Zealand First, are calling for the Southern District Health Board to end Compass's… Video, Audio
The Southern District Health Board has given up on a $5 million, 15-year dispute with a doctors' organisation.
Oamaru Hospital is reducing its bed numbers by 20 percent because of cuts to funding.
The Southern District Health board's has been put in notice by the Medical Council because it's faling to properly train new doctors starting at its hospitals. Audio
A confidential report on the Southern District Health Board says its financial problems are the result of poor management, not government underfunding. Audio
One of two of Southern DHB's newly-appointed deputy commissioners is Richard Thomson. Audio
The commissioner appointed to run the Southern District Health Board says getting the board back into the black will be a considerable challenge. Audio
Kathy Grant says she is confident she can turn Southern DHB's finances around but hasn't yet spelt out how. Audio
The Health Minister, Jonathan Coleman, says he sacked the Southern DHB because he was seriously dissatisfied with its performance. Audio
Health Minister, Jonathan Coleman discusses Southern DHB decision. Audio
Otago and Southland leaders are backing the decision to sack the Southern DHB, saying things had to change. Audio
The Southern District Health board has until today to respond to a letter from the Health Minister indicating his intention to appoint a commissioner. Audio
The Nurses Organisation is urging the Government to act decisively in its efforts to sort out the Southern District Health Board's financial problems. Audio
The debt-laden Southern District Health Board has till Thursday to make its case to the Government to avoid being sacked and replaced by a commissioner. Audio
Hundreds of Central Otago residents are turning up at public meetings in a bid to convince the Southern District Health Board not to cut costs at their only hospital. Audio
The Southern District Health Board is likely to pull out of the day to day running of Queenstown's Hospital in favour of a local trust to run the facility. Audio