History of Dunstan Hospital

  • 1863 Built

  • 1878 moved to higher ground because of flooding

  • 1900 approx - new wooden building constructed

  • 1950s building replaced

  • 2005 newly constructed building opened


Health Services Funding Providers

  • Central Otago Hospiral Board

  • Vincent Hospital Board

  • Otago Area Health Board

  • Otago District Health Board

  • Southern District Health Board


Origins of Central Otago Health Incorporated

  • 1992 - C O District Council - watchdog group - Central Otago Health Advisory Group

  • 1996 - Dunstan Health Services Steering Committee

  • 1997 - Central Otago Health Development Committee formed

  • 1998 - Healthcare Otago withdraw funds for management; funds for services remained

  • 1998 - Central Otago Health Services Steering Committee formed

  • 1998 - Dunstan health Concept developed

  • 1998 - Central Otago Advisory Committee on Health (COACH) established

  • 2000 - Central Otago Health Incorportaed formed

 

 
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