Useful links and local information.
Information about Staff Registration requirements, patient relationships and complaints processes.
New Zealand Medical Council www.mcnz.org.nz
Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners www.rnzcgp.org.nz
The Health and Disability Commissioner www.hdc.org.nz
Nursing Council of New Zealand www.nursingcouncil.org.nz
Local and Regional Hospital Services
Oamaru Hospital www.oamaruhospital.co.nz
Dunedin Hospital Website: [Southern District Health Board] www.southerndhb.govt.nz/
Timaru Hospital www.scdhb.health.nz/
Mercy Hospital Dunedin www.mercyhospital.org.nz/
Useful medical Information sites
Stop Smoking Advice www.quit.org.nz
Influenza vaccination and swine flu www.moh.govt.nz/influenza-a-h1n1
Website with general information on almost every condition www.everybody.co.nz
National Heart Foundation www.heartfoundation.org.nz/
NZ Arthritis Foundation www.arthritis.org.nz/
Heartchildren NZ www.heartchildren.org.nz/
Depression and links to youth depression www.depression.org.nz/
Healthy active living Oamaru [HALO initiative]. Links to sports and activity groups.
Information about Oamaru and the Waitaki District.
Information about Immigration requirements for New Zealand.