We are the union for salaried doctors and dentists.

We promote, protect and support the interests of our members in all aspects of their working lives. We are working for an equitable, accessible public health care system that meets the needs of all New Zealanders.

  • Clause 51

Clause 51


Where the employer has good reason to be concerned that an employee’s performance of their duties and responsibilities may be affected by their health, the employer is entitled to require the employee to undergo a medical examination by a mutually agreed medical practitioner(s) who may, where necessary and subject to the provisions of the Privacy Act, report to the Medical or Dental Councils.