Monday 30 March 2015, 1:48PM
South Island iwi Ngai Tahu is planning an integrated family health centre for South Dunedin
Monday 30 March 2015, 4:31PM
A GP whose patient died after he misguidedly advised him to stop taking warfarin has breached the Code of Health and Disability Services Consumers’ Rights
Monday 30 March 2015, 2:29PM
Royal Australasian College of Surgeons today issues an information sheet to help patients avoid surgeons’ excessive fees
Monday 30 March 2015, 10:04AM
Te Awamutu GP Liza Lack has some advice on how GPs can talk about sex, drugs and risky behaviour during consultations.
Friday 27 March 2015, 3:58PM
The Medical Council has announced its election winners today
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Friday 20 March 2015, 10:29AM
Northland really is another country.
From the moment you reach the crest of the tortuous road up the Brynderwyns and see the Whangarei Heads nosing out into Bream Bay and the uncountable bush-clad volcanic hills stretching into the hazy distance beyond, you know you are in for an adventure.
Thursday 05 March 2015, 1:21PM
GP Graeme Fenton has spent his career working in the small, impoverished Northland town of Moerewa. Next year, his practice will join a new integrated family health centre in Kawakawa, signalling the end of an era for the GP and his patients. Dr Fenton recounts to Cliff Taylor his experience of looking behind the reputation of a tough town to find a big-hearted community in need of care.
Thursday 19 February 2015, 4:35PM
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