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Taranaki Hospitals second most popular for graduation doctors

11 August 2017 Brittany Baker - Stuff

Taranaki has been ranked second again, this time in the health sector.

In 2016 the region was voted the second best to visit in the world by travel guide Lonely Planet and, nearly one year later, its District Health Board (DHB) was placed second in a survey ranking graduating doctors’ most preferred hospitals to work in.

The survey, conducted by the New Zealand Resident Doctors’ Association (NZRDA), found Taranaki was more popular among new doctors than Wellington and Auckland, and coming in just behind Rotorua.

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