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Results of our 2021 election
Te Kaunihera Rata o Aotearoa, the Medical Council of New Zealand (Council), today released the names of the four elected candidates to join Council governance.
Clarifying expectations around the delivery of telehealth in New Zealand
We've updated our advice for doctors when using technology to deliver health care services to ensure safe and effective care for patients.
Council Chair and Deputy Chair re-appointed
Council has confirmed the continued leadership of Chair, Dr Curtis Walker, and Deputy Chair, Ms Susan Hughes QC, during their first meeting of 2021.