What we do
Working with the funding allocated by Government, Counties Manukau Health is responsible for:
- Collaborating with other DHBs, service providers, the community and other stakeholders to plan the strategic direction for health and disability services in the northern region and promote the integration of health services
- Funding the provision of most health and disability services provided in Counties Manukau through service contracts with health and disability providers and non-governmental organisations
- Providing hospital based services for the population of Counties Manukau and some access to specialist or highly complex services for people who are referred from other DHBs
- Promoting, protecting and improving the health of the Counties Manukau population through the provision of health promotion, health education and evidence based public health initiatives.
Counties Manukau Health's shared vision is to work in partnership with its communities to improve the health status of all, with particular emphasis on Maaori and Pacific peoples and other communities with health disparities.
Counties Manukau Health is governed by the Counties Manukau District Health Board, which has 11 members. Seven are elected by the community and four, including the Chair, are appointed by the Minister of Health.
The Boards & Committees section provides access to information about the Board and Statutory Advisory Committees, their members, agendas, minutes and meeting timeframe and locations.
Read more about the Executive Leadership Team at Counties Manukau Health.