Next time you feel unwell, there is a good chance you will see one of our members at your local general practice. This is because the College represents 90% of the New Zealand GP workforce.
You are your GP is a range of tips developed by our GPs to help you get the most out of your GP appointment.
General practice has come a long way; in this section we explain what general practice means today.
So many news headlines seem to show conflicting information on living a healthy lifestyle, who do you listen to? Our health guides cut through the uncertainty with evidence-based advice.
It's important to put aside any embarrassment and be honest about your health. This is the only way to make sure you'll get the timely advice and treatment you need. Find out about your rights, and what you can expect from your GP.