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'Advocacy, community and education are our key areas of work as we strive to strongly represent and support you, and to promote the perioperative s...
21 March 2022
7.28 Min Read
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I find it unbelievable that we are approaching the end of May, where is this year going? I also find it slightly unbelievable that all systems w...
15 March 2022
6.33 Min Read
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Always a sign of stress, and often occurring before I have even realised I’m stressed, the dreaded difficulty with sleep initiation and remaining a...
4.69 Min Read
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September 2021 It was inevitable, but still disappointing to find ourselves amid a Delta outbreak.  I would like to acknowledge all in the Auckland...
6.29 Min Read
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We are hopefully in the final week of level 4 'Lockdown,' looking longingly ahead to an announcement the Government has said it will make this Mond...
3.65 Min Read
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The long-awaited Simpson Health and Disability System Review report was released recently, and its goals are commendable; however, understanding th...
5.26 Min Read
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In my last blog I focused on the End-of-Life Choice Act and its roll out on 7 November.  I really did feel quite in the dark when I wrote that. Man...
15 July 2021
4.61 Min Read