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Santos-Fontanilla, Vivian A

Below is the registration information for this doctor.

Doctor's details

Name

Santos-Fontanilla, Vivian A

Status

Practising

Qualifications

MD 1973 Santo Tomas
Doktor sa Medicina at Siruhiya
University of Santo Tomas, Philippines
FRNZCGP 2010
Fellow of the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners
Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners, New Zealand

District

Waitakere

Practising certificate

from 1 March 2015 to 29 February 2016

Conditions

None

General scope

23 December 2005

Provisional scope

25 November 2004

Scope of practice

General

Vocational

  • General Practice (21 January 2011)

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

Dr Santos-Fontanilla 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 junior 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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