This document is our Annual Plan which has been prepared to meet the requirements of the New Zealand Public Health and Disability Act, Crown Entities Act, Public Finance Act, and the expectations of the Minister of Health.
This document sets out our strategic goals and objectives, and describes what we aim to achieve in terms of improving the health of our population and ensuring a sustainable future for our health system. It also contains our Statement of Performance Expectations for the coming year.
The Statement of Performance Expectations is presented to Parliament and is used at the end of the year to compare the planned and actual performance of the DHB. Audited results are presented in our Annual Report.
Please also see the System Level Measures Framework 2018-2019 – West Coast Health system Improvement Plan, which is to be read in conjunction with the West Coast DHB Annual Plan.