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New Zealand’s rural communities are facing a healthcare crisis with more than a quarter of all rural practices being short staffed.
The Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners has today reminded people that the health issues associated with cannabis use won’t go away because today’s preliminary referendum vote was ‘no’.
In 12 months’ time some of New Zealand’s GPs could be enabling their patient to end their life after today’s preliminary ‘yes’ vote in the End of Life Bill referendum.
The Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners is today celebrating 12 high-achieving GPs.
The Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners is today celebrating seven new Māori GPs.
Dr Elodie Mazoyer, a Christchurch GP, has won the Humphrey Rainey Prize for Excellence.
Ross Lawrenson, Professor of Population Health at the University of Waikato has been awarded Honorary Fellowship.
Dr Chris Reid of Falmouth has been awarded Distinguished Fellowship of the College.
Dr Graeme Kidd of Howick, Auckland has been awarded a Community Service Medal by the College.
The Collge College of General Practitioners is today congratulating Dr Neru Leavasa and Dr Gaurav Sharma.
The Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners is welcoming yesterday’s announcement to invest $55 million in tackling the root causes of rheumatic fever.
s we pin our pink ribbons on for October’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month, The Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners is reminding people to touch, look, and check their breasts and if anything isn’t normal, call your GP.
If you’re worried about your mental health, or the mental health of someone you know, now is the time to see your GP.
The Research and Education Charitable Trust has been replaced by the new Research and Education Committee.
On Thursday, 27 August the College’s Board unanimously agreed to cancel the Health Aotearoa conference that was set to happen in November this year.
As the streets are sprinkled with yellow and collectors are at the ready for Daffodil Day, it’s a timely reminder for people to check they’re up to date with regular screening and checks.
The Australasian College for Emergency Medicine (ACEM), The Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners (RNZCGP) and Royal New Zealand College of Urgent Care (RNZCUC) have today issued a joint statement, welcoming the Government’s swift action
Recently the DHB Chief Executives let us know that they have endorsed the proposal to change resident medical officer (RMO) rotation dates. From 2021, all training programmes will start 1 February.
The Division of Rural Hospital Medicine of New Zealand (DRHMNZ) announced the appointment of four new doctors to its Division Council at its AGM on Thursday 23 July.
Dr Rachel Mackie has been named as the new Chair of Te Akoranga a Māui, The Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners Māori representative group. Tokoroa GP Dr Jason Tuhoe has been named deputy chair.