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Cole’s Medical practice in New Zealand

An introduction to the main legislation, ethical standards and guidelines which govern medical practice in New Zealand.

Cole's Medical practice in New Zealand 2013 Edition

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Preface - Cole's Medical Practice in New Zealand 2013

Chapter 1 - Good medical practice

Chapter 2 - The organisation of medical services in New Zealand

Chapter 3 - The doctor patient relationship

Chapter 4 - Cultural competence and patient-centred care

Chapter 5 - Māori and health

Chapter 6 - Pacific people in New Zealand

Chapter 7 - Asian people in New Zealand

Chapter 8 - The use of interpreters

Chapter 9 - The psychiatric patient and the law

Chapter 10 - Informed consent

Chapter 11 - End of life issues

Chapter 12 - Accident compensation

Chapter 13 - Medical records and patient access to information

Chapter 14 - The management of clinical investigations

Chapter 15 - Medicine and the Internet

Chapter 16 - Interdisciplinary collaboration: working in teams for patient care

Chapter 17 - Doctors in other roles

Chapter 18 - Doctors’ health

Chapter 19 - Maintaining competence

Chapter 20 - Credentialling

Chapter 21 - Error in medical practice

Chapter 22 - The New Zealand Medical Association code of ethics

Chapter 23 - Advertising

Chapter 24 - Doctors who use complementary and alternative medicine

Chapter 25 Doctors and interventions with well people

Chapter 26 - The pharmaceutical industry and the profession

Chapter 27 - How medical practice standards are set by legislation 1: The Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act 2003

Chapter 28 - How medical practice standards are set by legislation 2: Other Legislation

Chapter 29 - The role of the Health and Disability Commissioner and the Code of Rights

Chapter 30 - The disciplinary process

Appendix A

Appendix B 

 

 

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