NZMA


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NZMA

abbreviation for
New Zealand Medical Association
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Evidence-based medicine is a key tenet of the medical professions Code of Ethics, maintained by the NZMA.
The NZMA Board made its opposition clear in a formal policy statement issued after its meeting: "The NZMA is opposed to both the concept and practice of euthanasia and doctor-assisted suicide.
64) It will be important to monitor and assess the functioning of the legislative framework and the impact of new provisions such as the scopes of practice, in order to determine whether the vocal criticisms of the legislation by the NZMA and others are justified.
Of the employers not represented by the NZMA, 21 are represented by Green Cross Health Ltd, four are representing themselves, three are participating remotely and two employers have one representative.
NZMA submission to the Nursing Council of New Zealand.
Childs had not come to the meeting with a specific proposal but more to begin the conversation about what the NZMA and NZNO might do together.
Chair Stephen Child said the NZMA was pleased the Government, in reaching a deal, appeared to have listened to many of the concerns raised by the health sector.
Of the 16 employers not represented by the NZMA, 15 had ratified and one had not.
NZMA conducts its ratification process first and it had reached the 67 per cent threshold for ratification by press time.
The NZMA questioned the validity of the research used by the council to back its proposal, and said prescribing could not be separated from diagnosis, which was at the core of the doctor's role, backed by many years of study.