Success Stories

Clutha Health First

Posted by Chamber on 1 November 2015

Clutha Community Health Co Ltd (Clutha Health First)

Winner of the Not for Profit Award

Westpac Otago Chamber Business Excellence Awards 2014


Clutha Health First (CHF) came into operation in December 1998 when it opened the doors to a newly built hospital and health centre in Balclutha. CHF is a non-profit company owned by the community in the Clutha District.

Our aim is to provide the best health service to our rural community. The service includes a large general practice, a 15 bed acute medical ward, a primary maternity unit, outpatient clinics, community services, and surgery is offered through a visiting surgical bus.

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