The Ministry of Health is looking to employ a further Clinical Chief Advisor. If you have any questions please call Andi Simpson, CMO, Mobile: 021 418 705.
NZ Resus 2020, the next scientific conference of the NZ Resuscitation Council, being held in Rotorua 7-9 May 2020. The conference will be focusing on the wellbeing of rescuers, and presenting scientific developments by world renowned expert speakers.
Ministry of Health presentation on ‘Paracetamol: preventing toxicity in children, by Sue Kenyon and Chris James to the CMC Board meeting on 28th November.
The Medical Council has recently revisited its Statement on informed consent.
We received the following survey from the New Zealand Ministry of Health. The MoH would like to ask health professionals to complete this survey to help with understanding digital literacy for health and disability providers in New Zealand.
The NZMA would like your feedback on the final draft of their code of ethics.
Health and Disability Commissioner Anthony Hill released a report about possible changes to the rules governing the circumstances when research can occur that involves adult participants who are unable to provide informed consent.
Health professionals are being encouraged to watch the new learning modules on understanding bias in health care, to be launched in November for Wiki Haumaru Tūroro | Patient Safety Week 2019. Patient Safety Week is an awareness-raising week held from 3 to 9 November. It is coordinated by the Health Quality & Safety Commission, with partners ACC and PHARMAC.
Health Workforce NZ has announced that the 2020 Ministry of Health Pacific People’s Support Fund is now open for applications.
The annual Learning from adverse events report from the Health Quality & Safety Commission has been released.