ASMS

We are the union for senior 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.

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Board member calls to scrap DHB elections ahead of review – ‘No’ says Health Minister

27 June 2018 Natalie Akoorie - New Zealand Herald

Taxpayers will fork out millions to elect hundreds of health board bosses just four months before a major review of the health system is due.

One board member is calling for next year’s elections to be scrapped to await the outcome of the Government-ordered review, due on January 31, 2020.

But Minister of Health David Clark said he had no intention of postponing or cancelling the elections.

Read the article here: https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=12065555