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The Health & Safety Commission (HQSC) have released a new report highlighting variation in the management and treatment of sepsis across New Ze...
19 September 2022
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President's Blog
August 2022 My final blog! Where have those two years gone? It has been a rather constrained two years as President. My firs...
22 August 2022
4.87 Min Read
In a media update on Monday 1 August Health Minister Andrew Little announced new plans to address the healthcare workforce concerns and shortages, ...
1 August 2022
1.46 Min Read
Wednesday 13 July The New Zealand Society of Anaesthetists (NZSA) support the letter sent to PM Jacinda Ardern and Health Minister Andrew Little...
13 July 2022
1.05 Min Read
President's Blog
It’s Monday morning, dark, torrential rain outside. Winter has well and truly arrived. It feels hard to get out of bed, so I am writing this whilst...
13 June 2022
4.27 Min Read
President's Blog
I have struggled to write this month’s blog. The chatter in my head fuelling my self-doubts and the feeling of imposter syndrome (who wants to read...
22 April 2022
4.5 Min Read
President's Annual Report
'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
ANZCA has released a document: Living Guidance: Surgical Patient Safety in Relation to COVID-19 infection and vaccination. This...
0.25 Min Read
Guided by the principles of Te Tiriti o Waitangi, the action plan will support Aotearoa’s goal of becoming smokefree by 2025. A bill is to be intro...
1.14 Min Read
The Bill includes disestablishing our DHBs and replacing them with Health New Zealand and the Maori Health Authority. While we commended the aims o...
20 March 2022
1.21 Min Read