Story: Hospitals

District health boards and public hospitals in New Zealand

New Zealand’s 20 district health boards (DHBs) have oversight of public health services. This map shows the boundaries of the DHBs and the location of the country's public hospitals. More information can be found on the Ministry of Health's boundaries page.

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Source: Ministry of Health

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How to cite this page:

Linda Bryder, 'Hospitals - Hospital funding and patient entitlement', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/interactive/27575/district-health-boards-and-public-hospitals-in-new-zealand (accessed 31 March 2020)

Story by Linda Bryder, published 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 13 Jun 2018