Policies & Procedures
This page is the gateway to West Coast DHB's current Policies and Procedures. Simply click on any of the links provided below to take you to another refined index to track down the document you're after, or use the Site Search tool if you know it's title.
Reproduction of these Policies and Procedures is permitted as long as the source (West Coast DHB) is acknowledged. - A number of policies and procedures are currently under review. Please be aware that even though a document may have a review date that has now past - these documents are still valid until the revised document is loaded onto this website. Only the electronic version is a controlled document. Once printed, it is no longer a controlled document (*).
(*Controlled Document or Document Control means a process that establishes a common Policy and Procedure format and classification and ensures that documents are produced, approved and distributed in a timely fashion. Once documents are printed off the website they cease to be controlled)
A) Image Links
Note: Some sections also contain the Service Provision Framework (SPF) Document.
B) Text Links
Reproduction of these Policies and Procedures is permitted as long as the source (West Coast DHB) is acknowledged.