Why choose us?

Why choose to work at Royston

Why choose to work at Royston

We are here to provide you with the very best in services and facilities, so that you can provide the very best care for your patients.

At Royston Hospital, we employ more than 160 staff including over 88 qualified nurses. Our medical professionals are enthusiastically supported by the hospital administrators and management.

We are proud to attract some of the finest specialists in New Zealand.

As a specialist in your field, we would love to offer you the opportunity to work among other highly respected specialists, in partnership with a first-rate nursing team.

Our distinction

At Royston we perform a wide range of diagnostic, interventional and surgical procedures. Regular financial investment into facilities and equipment allows our specialists and staff to practice their profession within a superior medical environment.

At Evolution Healthcare, we are committed to investing in facilities and leading technology that promotes health and wellbeing and enables our staff and specialists to be their best. Through the delivery of innovative healthcare environments, we better position ourselves to deliver world-class healthcare and excellence to all those in our care.

Our Royston Campus has grown significantly over the past few years, with our comprehensive hospital operation theatre expansion, now providing seven operating theatres within our hospital, new PACU and recovery areas, new pre-admissions and admissions areas.

A specialist day hospital, Royston Day Surgery, opened on our Royston Campus in April 2022. In a joint venture with Hawke’s Bay Orthopaedic Group, Royston Day Hospital focuses on specialised orthopaedic procedures that are undertaken and patients are discharged the same day.

Accreditations and recognitions

We are proud to be accredited against both national health standards and international best practice business standards. This ensures an organizational wide focus on quality and excellence.

Evolution Healthcare undertakes certification against the following standards:

New Zealand Health and Disability Services Standards (HDSS).

The HDSS enable consumers to be clear about their rights and providers to be clear about their responsibilities for safe outcomes. The standard ensures consumers receive safe and timely services and the services are appropriate and provided in an efficient manner within a clean and safe environment. Additional mandatory standards include restraint minimization and safe practice and infection prevention and control.

ISO 900:2015 Quality Management Systems (QMS).

ISO (International Organization for Standardization) is a worldwide federation of national standard bodies. Adoption of the QMS is a strategic decision for an organization that can help improve its overall performance and provide a sound basis for sustainable development initiatives.

The potential benefits are:
– Ability to consistently provide products and service that meet customer and applicable statutory and regulatory requirements
– Facilitating opportunity to enhance customer satisfaction
– Addressing risks and opportunities
– Ability to demonstrate conformity.


At Royston Hospital, we dedicate ourselves to providing superior health and wellbeing for all our people in our care, in facilities that promote innovation, enabling staff and specialists to be their best.

Across the Evolution hospital group, we achieve this by investing in up to date medical technology and patient management systems and benchmarking our hospital against best practice industry standards. Each year we proudly enter our quality improvement initiatives into the annual Evolution Healthcare quality awards. Winning the awards in 2019, and placing third in 2020. In addition, our quality initiative was selected as one of three finalists in the NZPSHA quality awards – clinical category.

Find out more about our Quality at Royston.


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