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Key Contacts

Introducing this Page

This page contains contacting details of key-staff, departments and hospitals within the West Coast DHB.

Accident and Emergency

All Medical Emergencies

Service Phone
Fire, Police, Ambulance 111

Accommodation Enquiries & Bookings

Patients and Staff

Service Phone, Fax, Email
Administration, Grey Base Hospital (03) 769-7400

>>See also:
Whanau House Bookings

Central Booking Unit (CBU) Enquiries

CBU Enquiries

The CBU co-ordinates all waitinglists and bookings for outpatients and inpatients.  To confirm bookings, please use the contact details in the table provided below.

Service Phone
Local patients (CBU Appointment Confirmation Line) (03) 769 7555
0800 number for patients outside of the free-calling area: 0800 924 846

Should you have any questions regarding a scheduled appointment, please contact the Central Booking Unit's Reception on, ph (03) 769-7400, Extension 2901

Service Phone
Central Booking Unit's Reception (03) 769-7400,
Extension 2901

Corporate Office

CE, Communications Officer, Financial Management, Planning and Funding

Service Contact Person Phone, Fax, Email
Chief Executive (CE) David Meates P: (03) 364-0640, Extn. 62110
Executive Assistant to Chief Executive Susan Fitzmaurice P: (03) 364-0640, Extn. 62110
General Manager Grey & Westland Philip Wheble P: (03) 769-7477
PA to General Manager Grey & Westland Louise Mclean P: (03) 769-7887
Strategic Communications Manager Karalyn van Deursen T: 03 364 4103
F: 03 364 4101
M: 027 531 4796
E:West Coast DHB General Communications
General Manager Planning and Funding (CDHB & WCDHB ) Carolyn Gullery P: (03) 364-4133
F: +64 3 364-4101

>>See also:
Board Members and Advisory Committee Contacts Page

Employment and Job Vacancy Enquiries

People and Capability Administrator

Service Contact Person Phone, Fax, Email
People and Capability Administrator Renee O'Brien P: (03) 769-7400, Extn. 2641
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Feedback, Compliments & Complaints

Service Contact Person Phone, Fax, Email
Patient Quality Health & Adverse Event Facilitator Deborah Wright E:

General Enquiries

West Coast DHB, Grey Base Hospital

Service Phone, Fax, Email

West Coast DHB, Grey Base Hospital

Main Administration Desk

T: 03 769 7400, Ext 0
F: 03 769 7699

Hospitals and Health Centres

Reception and Administration &
Patient Enquiries & Phoning Admitted Patients

Please click HERE for more info regarding phoning admitted patients.

Service Phone, Fax, Email

Grey Base Hospital, Greymouth

POSTAL ADDRESS:
PO Box 387
Greymouth 7840

P: (03) 769-7400
F: (03) 769-7699 (Medical Records)
F: (03) 769-7791 (Corporate Offices)
Buller Health, Westport P: (03) 788-9030
F: (03) 788-8221
Reefton Health Services, Reefton P: (03) 769-7422
F: (03) 769-7421
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Hokitika Health Centre, Hokitika P: (03) 755-8044
F: (03) 755-5058
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ISG Help and Support

ISG Support Co-ordinator

Service Contact Person Phone, Fax, Email
ISG Support Coordinator Keith Rothsay P: (03) 769-7400, Extn. 2911
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Maori Health

General Manager Maori Health

Service Contact Person Phone, Fax, Email
General Manager Maori Health Gary Coghlan P: (03) 769-7400, Extn. 2802
M: 027 458 1745
F: (03) 768-2790
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>>See also:
Maori Health Contacts Page

Media Enquiries

Senior Communications Advisor

The WCDHB Guide for the media page provides useful information for general media enquiries. Click here to navigate there now.

Important! Please click here to read and explore our weekend on-call roster as well as the media guide info shared with the Canterbury DHB.

Service Contact Person Phone, Fax, Email
Senior Communications Advisor Lee Harris T: 03 789 6522
M: 027 836 1528
E: West Coast DHB General Communications

Medical Elective Enquiries

Service Contact Person Phone, Fax, Email
Rural Learning Centre
Coordinator / Administrator
Medical Training Programmes
Juliette Reese P: (03) 769-7400, Extn. 2470
F: (03) 769-7837
E:

Nursing and Midwifery

Director of Nursing and Midwifery

Service Contact Person Phone, Fax, Email, Address
Director of Nursing and Midwifery Karyn Bousfield P: (03) 769-7400, Extn. 2635
A: Professional Nursing Department
Grey Base Hospital
PO Pox 387
Greymouth

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People and Capability

People and Capability Administrator

Service Contact Person Phone, Fax, Email
People and Capability Administrator Renee O'Brien P: (03) 769-7400, Extn. 2641
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Quality

Patient Quality Health and Adverse Event Facilitator

Service Contact Person Phone, Fax, Email
Patient Quality Health & Adverse Event Facilitator Deborah Wright

E:

P: (03) 769-7457

Website Feedback, Events Calendar Notifications
& Error Reporting

Website Developer (Intranet and Internet Sites)
via ISG Support Co-ordinator

Service Contact Person Phone, Fax, Email
Website Developer Andreas Urban P: (03) 769-7400, Extn. 2738
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