Christchurch Women's Hospital
The new Christchurch Women's Hospital was open to the public and operational from 30 March 2005. The hospital was then officially opened on the 6 May 2005 by Prime Minister Helen Clark, with the then Minister of Health Annette King in attendance..
The New Christchurch Women's Hospital includes:
33 Gynaecological beds
37 Neonatal beds
45 Maternity beds (antenatal and postnatal)
15 Birthing beds
5 Assessment beds in Birthing Suite
3 Recovery beds in Birthing Suite
2 Acute Observation beds in Birthing Suite
2 Theatres in Birthing Suite
5 Theatres in Day Surgery.