Three PHOs are quitting Homecare Medical as their provider of after-hours telephone triage, amid the collapse of an Auckland regional approach to the service
PRACTICE: The Coroners Amendment Act came into effect on 22 July 2016 and has changed the process for reporting hospital deaths
GP academic Ngaire Kerse will be running for research this weekend, when she takes part in the Auckland half marathon
ACC will increase payments to health providers by just over two per cent from 1 December
Wellington GP and New Zealand Doctor columnist Emma Dunning got her first GP job 16 years ago, thanks to showing up in person
In an ideal world, patients would be prescribed the correct amount of medications and would complete their courses. Unused drugs would not be flushed down the toilet, wasting precious health dollars and creating potential environmental problems. New Zealand Doctor reporter Bruce Lee investigates what lies behind medicines wastage and what is being done about it
Kawerau GP Tony Whitehead is a finalist in The New Zealand Geographic Photographer of the Year award. An exhibition showcasing the images of the 47 finalists finishes in Christchurch at the end of this month and will head north to Auckland next month, before the winners are announced
Find $700 million worth of savings in five years, then health minister Tony Ryall told a new government agency, Health Benefits Ltd, in 2010. But one of the first moves of his successor Jonathan Coleman was to jettison HBL. In its place arose NZ Health Partnerships Ltd. Virginia McMillan examines progress made on streamlining the life and times of the country’s DHBs
How much should practice owners earn, and how do we go about increasing our incomes?
A school-based organisation programme has been the inspiration for a new online system to help practices get organised for Cornerstone and Foundation Standard accreditation
New premises for Ora Toa Poneke Medical Centre after a fire in June are taking shape near the Basin Reserve in Wellington
ZDoggMD (Aka Dr Zubin Damania) is, according to his website, a man of mild-to-moderate mystery. Apart from writing, performing, and producing award-winning medical rap videos that educate and entertain, he’s a highly sought-after thought leader and healthcare speaker. Available for Bar Mitzvahs and Quinceañeras upon request.
Emma Dunning finds herself prescribing rest without quite knowing why and sending people away with paracetamol because at least it’s not an antibiotic
The water contamination crisis in Hawke’s Bay was a symptom of a bigger problem to be found in local government’s attitude to water and its health implications. Don Matheson and Greg Oliver comment
NZMA GP Council chair Kate Baddock looks at the issues arising as the Financial Assistance for Live Organ Donors Bill reaches its select committee stage
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