ASMS

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.

  • Did you know … about SMO/SDO appointments?

Did you know … about SMO/SDO appointments?

The clinical director of your department (or a nominated SMO/SDO from the department) must sit on any SMO/SDO appointments committee. The local senior staff committee (or agreed body) also has the right to nominate a further member of the interview panel, from an appropriate specialty, for SMO and senior clinical positions. You can read clause 52 here.