Board and committees


The Counties Manukau District Health Board (CMDHB) comprises 11 members. The election for the CMDHB board members took place on 8 October 2016.  

Each DHB has seven elected members for a three year term and up to four members are appointed by the Minister of Health (MoH).

The Terms of Reference (TOR) of the Board is as per Part 3 of the New Zealand Public Health and Disability Act 2000 that pertains to all District Health Boards. The confirmed results for the 2016 Counties Manukau District Health Board are now available. View 2016 Counties Manukau District Health board election results.

Counties Manukau DHB 2017


Counties Manukau District Health Board members

  • Dr Lester Levy (Chair)*
  • Rabin Rabindran (Deputy Chair)*
  • Catherine Abel-Pattinson
  • Colleen Brown
  • Dr Ashraf Choudhary
  • Dianne Glenn
  • Katrina Bungard
  • Dr Lyn Murphy
  • Mark Darrow*
  • Apulu Reece Autagavaia
  • George Ngatai*
* Ministerial appointment.  All other members are elected.  

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Public Meeting Schedule

Members of the public are welcome to attend the public meetings for the Board and it's statutory committees as follows:

  • Community and Public Health Advisory Committee (CPHAC)
  • Disability Support Advisory Committee (DSAC)
  • Hospital Advisory Committee (HAC)

Attendance is subject to the right of the Board or Committees to exclude the public from certain items of business, such as those that deal with matters of privacy or commercial sensitivity.

In accordance with the provisions in New Zealand Public Health & Disability Act 2000, Counties Manukau District Health Board (CMDHB) hereby give notice of the following meetings.

Please refer to the public meeting schdule below for CMDHB. If you wish to view previous minutes from earlier years, please complete enquiry form.

Meeting dates, agenda papers and minutes

The public meetings minutes are made available as soon as they are approved by the committee (normally at the following month's meeting):

CMDHB
2017
2016
2015

Wednesdays (6 weekly) 9:45am - 4:30pm at Ko Awatea, Middlemore Hospital

 15 February
 29 March
 10 May
 21 June
 2 August
 13 September
 25 October
 6 December

10 February
23 March
4 May
15 June 
27 July 
7 September 
19 October 
30 November

2 December
21 October
9 September
29 July
17 June
6 May
25 March
11 February


Hospital Advisory Committee (HAC)
2017
2016
2015

Wednesdays (6 weekly) 1pm - 4:30pm
at Ko Awatea, Middlemore Hospital

Chair: Lyn Murphy
Deputy chair: Catherine Abel-Pattinson
Board members: Ashraf Choudhary, Mark Darrow, Dianne Glenn and Rabin Rabindran

8 March
19 April
31 May
12 July
23 August
4 October
15 November

10 February
23 March
4 May
15 June 
27 July 
7 September  
19 October 
30 November

2 December
21 October
9 September
29 July
17 June
6 May
25 March
11 February


Disability Support Advisory Committee (DiSAC)
2017
 2016
2015 

Wednesdays (12 weekly) 1pm - 4pm
at Lambie Drive, Manukau

Chair: Colleen Brown
Deputy chair: Reece Autagavaia
Board members: Catherine Abel-Pattinson, Katrina Bungard, Dianne Glenn and Lyn Murphy.

15 March
7 June
16 August
22 November

 9 March
 1 June 
 24 August 
 16 November

18 November
30 September
26 August
3 June
11 March

Community & Public Health Advisory Committee (CPHAC)
2017
2016
2015

Wednesdays (6 weekly) 9am - 12:30pm
at Lambie Drive, Manukau

Chair: Colleen Brown
Deputy chair: Ashraf Choudhary
Board members: Reece Autagavaia, Katrina Bungard, Dianne Glenn, George Ngatai and Rabin Rabindran

22 March
3 May
14 June
26 July
6 September
18 October
29 November

 20 January
 2 March
 13 April
 25 May
 6 July 
 17 August 
 9 November

 

16 December
11 November
30 September
19 August
8 July
27 May
15 April 
4 March
21 January

 


Non-Statutory Board Committees 

The Board also has two additional advisory Committees, which are non-statutory, and therefore not open to the public:

Audit Risk and Finance Committee (ARF)

Chair: Mark Darrow
Deputy chair: Rabin Rabindran
Board members: Catherine Abel-Pattinson, Lyn Murphy, George Ngatai and Lester Levy


Maaori Health Advisory Committee (MHAC)

Chair: George Ngatai
Deputy chair: Colleen Brown
Board members: Reece Autagavaia, Katrina Bungard and Ashraf Choudhary