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.

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Air pollution in NSW is a public health emergency

17 December 2019 Climate and Health Alliance

27 health and medical groups in Australia, which includes a number of joint Australia/New Zealand organisations, have released a  statement saying that air pollution from bushfires in New South Wales is a public health emergency.

They are calling on the federal and state governments to take action.

High levels of air pollution are expected to continue.

Read the statement here