Welcome to Crest Hospital - The Hospital that Cares

Welcome to Crest Hospital - The Hospital that Cares

To Crest Hospital patients, family/whanau, visitors and staff

Apologies for any service disruption that may occur over the coming weeks

Due to the current and unprecedented situation with the evolving COVID-19 global pandemic, it is anticipated that there may be some disruption or changes to the services we currently provide, including the signing of a visitors register as per Government requirements around contact tracing.

The Crest Hospital team wishes to extend its sincere apologies, if you or a loved one have been affected by any such disruption.

Crest Hospital understands the level of uncertainty and concern people will undoubtedly be experiencing at this time.

Our entire Crest Hospital Team is working collaboratively to ensure any disruption to elective surgery and the other healthcare services we provide remains limited.

We thank you for your patience and for working with us to ensure a rapid return to a business-as-usual service.

Lorna Grove
Chief Executive Officer
Crest Hospital Ltd

At Crest Hospital our patient’s needs come first

From the moment you arrive at Crest Hospital, we’ll ensure that the standard of care you receive is exceptional. You’ll be looked after by specialists of the highest calibre, supported by highly trained and experienced nurses. Whilst no-one enjoys being in a hospital, we do understand that it’s often the little things that make the difference. We provide attentive and personalised care and go the extra mile to ensure your stay is as comfortable and relaxed as possible.

We look forward to caring for you

We realise that people are vital to the success of Crest Hospital and we endeavour to provide a rewarding team environment and culture for our skilled healthcare professionals, resulting in an even greater quality of service provided to our patients.

Our culture of continuous improvement ensures that we are a progressive healthcare provider for the region supplying unsurpassed medical and surgical care to our patients in a relaxed and friendly environment.

Our services
and facilities

Our facilities include four operating theatres, one procedure room, a fully equipped ten bed Recovery Unit and thirty inpatient beds. Our dedicated day stay facility has twenty one cubicles accommodating a combination of beds and lazy boy chairs.


Your specialist health care provider

Crest Hospital is the operating entity of the Southern Cross Aorangi Hospital Partnership. Combining the experience, service and heritage of the former Aorangi Hospital and Southern Cross Palmerston North Hospital, Crest Hospital is able to provide the very best surgical and medical care to Palmerston North and the surrounding regions.

Crest Hospital stands upon the core values of Care, Respect, Ethics, Service and Training. Receiving care from Crest Hospital means receiving care from the best people, using modern equipment and at one of the Manawatu's leading medical facilities, all while being treated with the professional respect you deserve.

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