Medical Director updates
8 April 2021 update:
Update on issues around vaccination and an invite to complete a survey about the COVID-19 vaccine rollout.
18 February 2021 update
Update on N95 masks, the vaccine rollout and what levels one, two and three look like for general practice.
25 January 2021 update
Dr Bryan Betty's Medical Director update of 21 January was sent to all members and contains the latest information about the COVID-19 vaccine.
18 September 2020 update
Influenza vaccine report and new expert opinion piece about SARS-CoV-2 vaccines.
11 September 2020 update
Update on latest Ministry of Health COVID-19 testing guidance.
3 September 2020 update
Update on ACC, masks and nasopharyngeal vs oropharyngeal.
14 August 2020 update
Update following the latest announcement that Auckland will remain at Level 3 and the rest of the country at Level 2 until 11.49pm on Wednesday 26 August.
4 June 2020 update
Lessons learnt over the last three months, What Level 1 means or general practices, expert opinion on sexual violence during lockdown.
24 April 2020 update
Updates about College surveys, clarification around 'virtual consultations, ACC home visits, secondary care referrals and coroners reports.
16 April update
Updates on negative COVID-19 test results and an expert opinion piece on controlling the spread of the virus.
9 April 2020 update
Updates on the Government funding announcement, ACC trailling SureMed, Fluvax extended for vulnerable patient groups, drivers' licenses, and the College's 'GPs open for business' campaign.