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Smith, David Ross Sutherland

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Doctor's details

Name

Smith, David Ross Sutherland

Status

Not practising

Qualifications

MB BS 1967 Ncle
Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Surgery
University of Newcastle Upon Tyne, England
MRCP 1974
Member of the Royal College of Physicians
Federation of the Royal Colleges of Physicians, England
FRCP 1990
Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians
Federation of the Royal Colleges of Physicians, England
FRCPCH 1997
Fellowship of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health
Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, England

District

Palmerston North

Practising certificate

from 1 June 2013 to 31 May 2014

Conditions

None

General scope

17 July 2008

Provisional scope

24 October 2006

Scope of practice

General

Vocational

  • Paediatrics (7 December 2009)

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.

Paediatrics

Paediatrics is the assessment diagnosis and management of infants, children and young people with disturbances of health growth, behaviour and/or development. It also addresses the health status of this same group by population assessments and interventions, by education and by research.

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