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If you are accused of an offence

September 27, 2016

From time to time, health practitioners may be accused of sexual, drug‑related or other offences in the conduct of their practice.  Often, the first you will know of such an allegation is when police attend requesting that you attend the police station for questioning.  If you are requested to attend a police station for questioning, […]

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Private Clinics in Public Hospitals

September 27, 2016

What should you be aware of? Doctors working in public hospitals are often asked to participate in private practice arrangements.  These arrangements are legal, provided they are structured correctly and comply with the requirements of the Health Insurance Act 1973 and the National Healthcare Agreement. However, there are issues for practitioners to consider when entering […]

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