Health professionals are welcoming the news that the Nurse Practitioners New Zealand biannual conference will be CME accredited, as GPs can now share in the excellent learning opportunities on offer.
Hospitals are falling behind last year's performance with doctors likely to perform 10,000 fewer surgeries, claims Simon Bridges.
Researchers are leading an innovative project that uses spatial technologies such as 3D mapping to analyse subtle facial features in children in order to help identify underlying medical conditions such as rare diseases.
Reducing pressure on hospitals requires strong integration between hospitals, GPs, and social services and a cross-party political commitment to a long-term strategy.
A new system is being rolled out to help clinicians quickly respond to deteriorating health in pregnant women in hospital.
Whanganui is leading the way with a study that aims to revolutionise the way decay in children's teeth is combated.
Optometrists are calling for an end to unequal access to cataract surgery - saying too many Kiwis are being left to suffer.
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