This is the fourth issue for 2015 of our electronic publication, Executive Direct, to report to members on National Executive news. It is sent to members after each Executive meeting. This Direct reports on the Executive meeting held on 10 September: next year’s national DHB MECA negotiations; ASMS Annual Conference; Medical Council recertification draft statement; DHB SMOS Salary Survey; Council of Trade Unions National Affiliates Council; Collective bargaining with non-DHB employers; Other matters; ASMS Branch Representatives: next Executive meeting; National Executive: Regional Representatives.
We welcome any feedback on the contents of the 14th issue for 2015 of ASMS Direct, our national electronic publication. This ASMS Direct reports on: Disciplinary action threat against Dr Chris Cresswell over TPPA protest; The Specialist magazine; Register now for the ASMS Annual Conference, 19-20 November; Distributive Clinical Leadership – question about senior management; Presenteeism Survey update; Did you know…about clinical leadership? ASMS homepage news items.
This analysis compares the 2015 Budget with the analysis the CTU carried out prior to the Budget, which found a conservatively estimated $629 million of additional funding was required to maintain current levels of services and pay for new initiatives announced by the Government prior to the Budget.
Welcome to the ASMS video page. Here you’ll find a selection of video interviews with people who have played pivotal roles with the ASMS, as well as videos of conference addresses and other significant presentations. Hot topics Prof Martin McKee to Northland DHB ASMS Annual Conferences and Events 2014 Annual Conference 25th Anniversary Conference Past Presidents and Life Members ASMS History and Recollections Hot topics Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA)