Preference is given to those with prior exposure to rural health and the rural environment.
Do more than just fix what’s broken – be part of your patients’ lives and the community. You’re equal parts detective, coach and clinician.
This policy outlines the process and procedures for admission to the training programme for the Division of Rural Hospital Medicine, New Zealand. It includes the minimum requirements for entry to the programme and the selection critieria.
To enrol in the DRHM programme, you must have:
As a New Zealand citizen or permanent visa holder, your DRHM programme fees will be funded by Health Workforce New Zealand.
For more information on this, please read the DRHM Fellowship regulations and Training Programme Handbook.
Did you gain Fellowship of the Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine via the training and assessment route?
If you are working in New Zealand you can become an ad eundum gradum Fellow of our College. All you need to do is complete and return the application form and all the supporting documents.