A proposed new drug access scheme would mean cancer patients in New Zealand could be treated with new and emerging medicines much sooner.
People will vote on a proposal for a legal cannabis market in 2020 with tightly controlled rules
The National Party says it has been leaked the entire Cabinet paper on cannabis decriminalisation options ahead of its discussion by Cabinet Ministers tomorrow.
Government drug-buying agency Pharmac will remove a load of applications for drug funding from its waiting list because it is unlikely to ever approve them.
Starting today, up-to 3000 junior doctors will partake in a five-day strike.
Mental health helplines have been inundated with calls from people traumatised by the Christchurch terror attacks.
It’s very much business as usual for industry training organisation Careerforce as the Government works through the proposed Reform of Vocational Education (RoVE) submissions.
Executive Director of the Association of Salaried Medical Specialists Ian Powell says it is in the public interest for the Employment Relations Authority (ERA) to help resolve the disputes between Resident Doctors and District Health Boards.
The largest international conference hosted in Rotorua has started welcoming more than 1200 health delegates from around the world.