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Sung, Hugh

Below is the registration information for this doctor.

Doctor's details

Name

Sung, Hugh

Status

Practising

Qualifications

MB ChB 2004 Otago
Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Surgery
University of Otago, New Zealand
FRNZCGP 2016
Fellow of the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners
Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners, New Zealand

District

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Practising certificate

from 1 March 2017 to 28 February 2018

Conditions

None

General scope

15 March 2006

Provisional scope

14 March 2005

Scope of practice

General

Vocational

  • General Practice (2 September 2016)

Dr Sung is required to participate in an approved recertification programme relevant to the vocational scope of General Practice.

Dr Sung may work outside the stated vocational scope but must do so within a collegial relationship.

Definitions of scopes

General

A doctor who has completed the requirements of a provisional general scope will be registered within a general scope of practice.

Examples are doctors who have completed their first post-graduate year and may be in vocational training, doctors who have not started, or have chosen not to do, vocational training or doctors nearing retirement who are no longer meeting the requirements for registration within a vocational scope of practice.

The doctor must establish a professional collegial relationship with another doctor who is registered within the same or related vocational scope, and must participate in appropriate continuing professional development to maintain and improve competence and to be recertified each year.

Vocational

A doctor who has completed his or her vocational training as a consultant and has appropriate qualifications and experience can be registered within a vocational scope of practice.

A doctor registered in a vocational scope must participate in an approved continuing professional development programme to maintain competence and be recertified each year.

General Practice

General Practice is an academic and scientific discipline with its own educational content, research, evidence base and clinical activity, and a clinical speciality orientated to primary care. It is personal, family, and community orientated comprehensive primary care that includes diagnosis, continues over time, is anticipatory as well as responsive.

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