Te Whatu Ora Southern

  • Community Services
  • Health Care

Te Whatu Ora Southern assumes responsibility for managing all publicly funded healthcare services within the Southern district. This includes overseeing hospitals located in central Dunedin, Wakari (Dunedin), Invercargill, and Queenstown. In addition, the organization collaborates with various healthcare providers, such as rural hospitals, primary health organizations, pharmacies, and aged care facilities, to deliver comprehensive services.

The Southern District boasts a diverse range of healthcare professionals who work across different settings, including general practice, hospitals, and community healthcare. Te Whatu Ora Southern serves as a unifying force, bringing together these organizations under a common umbrella. Their collective goal is to ensure that individuals receive the care they require by providing high-quality, patient-centred, and equitable healthcare services.

By prioritizing the well-being of the entire district, Te Whatu Ora Southern strives to facilitate access to the right care at the right time. Their commitment is rooted in delivering exceptional healthcare services that meet the needs of the diverse communities they serve.


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