Contents

 
Welcome
Introduction to the Canterbury Health System
Patient Safety
CDHB Policies and Procedures
Informed Consent
Communicating with Patients and their Relatives
Telephone Advice to Patients
Māori
Chaplains
Non New Zealand Residents - Eligibility for Publicly-Funded Healthcare
Communicating with Staff
Communicating about a Patient's Condition
Communicating with SMOs
Communicating with RMOs
Communicating with General Practitioners
Consultations Between Specialists
Relations with other Departments
Dealing with and Communicating Abnormal Results
Christchurch Hospital Gridlock Policy
Incident Reporting
Protocol for Investigation of Adverse Reaction to Intravenous Infusion or Medicines
Finding Your Way Around
Hospital Locations
Map of the Lower Ground Floor, Christchurch Hospital, Parkside West
CDHB Personnel
CDHB Clinical Publications and Resources
Resident Doctors Support Team
Resident Doctors Support Team Personnel
RMO Facilities - Christchurch Hospital
Your Contact Details
Rostering
Run Allocations
Run Reports
Hours of Duty
Roster Changes
Reporting Line - Administrative
Working on the Wards
Ward Conduct
Ward Rounds
Guide to the Duty House Officer (Surgical or Medical)
Who Works Where
After Hours Cover by Service
Registrars - After Hours Cover by Duty
House Officers - After Hours Cover by Duty
Clinical Team Coordinator
Professional Matters
Medical Registration
Professional Associations
New Zealand Medical Association
New Zealand Resident Doctors' Association
Indemnity Insurance
Medical Students
Trainee Interns
Medical Education and Training Unit
Clinical Skills Unit
Professional Development
Vocational Guidance
Research Projects
Publications
Canterbury Medical Library
Guide For Dictating
Employment Related Matters
Your Pay
Staff Joining Forms
Timesheets
Payroll Department
Inland Revenue Number
Your Responsibilities
Code of Conduct
Standard of Dress
Your Well-being
Work-related Accidents and Rehabilitation
Looking After Your Own Health - Doctors from Overseas
Doctors' Health Advisory Service (DHAS)
Inability to Report for Duty
Ordering Own Medications
Stress
Meals on Duty
Leave
Medical Education Leave
Leave Applications
Arranging Travel for Training
Travelling Allowance for Private Cars on CDHB Business
Resignation
General Information
Emergency Procedures
Fire Alarm
Security
The Pager System
How the Pager Works
How to Page Someone
Incoming Calls
Operating Instructions for Grey and Red Pagers
Smokefree Policy
Staff Facilities - Christchurch Hospital
Carparking
Bicycle Compound
Mail Boxes
Lockers
Sporting and Recreation
Health and Safety
Information Services
Intranet
RMO Intranet
Email and Internet
Health Connect South and Eclair
Hospital HealthPathways
Certificates
Certificates
Medical Examinations/Reports for Insurance Companies, Lawyers, etc.
Witnessing of Wills
Testimonials
Document Control
Ownership and Review