Letter from MCNZ regarding recent strike

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The attached letter from Mr Andrew Connolly, Chair of the Medical Council of New Zealand has been sent to the New Zealand Resident Doctors’ Association and the Chief Executive Officers and Chief Medical Officers of all District Health Boards.


The Council wants to encourage the parties to find a cooperative mechanism to prioritise safe staffing and avoid further strike action. The Council is concerned that continued industrial action may ultimately threaten aspects of public health and safety.

  • Letter from MCNZ re strike

    Letter from Mr Andrew Connolly to the Resident Doctors Association (RDA) and the 20 District Health Boards regarding continued industrial action.