I wonder if this will be as successful as the money T Ryall put up via HRC for evaluation of the BSMC initiative?
So non-GP assessors are vetting the non-GP evaluators to ensure that non-GP decided funding of non-GP-designed models are in place to control GPs? I wonder how many millions of dollars are wasted to ensure the $1.33 mil evaluation doesn't allow GPs to regain any control over primary care? I don't recall anyone with any qualifications in epidemiology, or statistics in the Ministry of Health's 12 member Executive Leadership Team, although they have one ex-oncologist and one ex-rural GP who might just remember how 25 years ago General Practice in New Zealand was a respected profession.
New Zealand volunteers have quietly gone about the business of providing free, essential surgery for people in developing nations for 40 years with the international hospital ship charity Mercy Ships.
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