Official Update: Christchurch Hospital Response to Mass Casualty

Canterbury District Health Board, the government funded health authority covering Christchurch, provides an update on patients who were shot and injured, following the terrorist attacks on two Christchurch mosques.

David Meates, Canterbury DHB Chief Executive begins with opening statement. He is followed by the clinical lead for Christchurch Hospital mass casualty response yesterday: Greg Robertson, Chief of Surgery, pictured. He reminds media that the privacy of patients is paramount in response to a question about victims injuries.

Please be mindful that the information they provide may be upsetting and distressing to hear.

 

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