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“Equally impressive” entries share Young Nurse of the Year Award...

A Pacific nurse with a passion for child health and a te reo-fluent Kawerau practice nurse are the joint winners of this year’s Young Nurse of the Year Award.

Midwives urged to reject DHB pay offer as not ‘nurses by...

The midwifery union MERAS is urging its members to reject the DHBs pay offer as it fails to recognise their base claim for a pay differential over nurses.

Few Kiwis know their ‘surgeon’ is likely a trainee, finds study

Three-quarters of Kiwi patients expect their surgery to be done by a fully-trained surgeon but most are unaware their surgery was actually done by a trainee registrar, a study has found.
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OPINION

Opinion: Eric Crampton –‘not-so-sweet’ advice to Government

New Zealand Initiative economist Eric Crampton looks at who told what – and when – on the economic and health evidence for and against a sugar tax.

Opinion: Kathy Spencer – We should pay doctors to work only in the public...

Surgeons have an interest in long waiting times. Contracts to work only in the public system could help.

FAMILY HEALTH

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THE DEATH SERIES

Death: the symptoms of dying

How much do many of us actually know about the act of dying? In the first of Health Central’s special focus on death and dying – The Death Series – FIONA CASSIE talks to palliative care specialist Brian Ensor about the symptoms of dying.

SPONSORED ARTICLES

Remote radiology service offers treatment for waiting lists

A virtual radiology service being set up by SEQURE Health could double the capacity of District Health Boards to read X-rays, CT Scans, MRI...
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