"As a GP you get to form a relationship with your patients. It is a privilege to guide them on their journey towards better health."
Dr Jess Payne
Applications for the 2019/2020 DRHM intake are open. Please complete the application form below and send it to us by 21 March 2019.
Preference is given to those with prior exposure to rural health and the rural environment.
Applications for the 2019/20 DRHM cohort close on 21 March 2019.
Any enquiries, please contact contact us: +64 4 496 5999
This policy outlines the process and procedures for admission to the training programme for the Division of Rural Hospital Medicine, New Zealand. It includes the minimum requirements for entry to the programme and the selection criteria.
To enrol in the DRHM programme, you must have:
The Division currently charges a FTE programme fee of $4775 + GST per annum for its contribution to your training. This fee has not increased for several years. There is an additional compulsory annual cost of $1,419.78 + GST which gives you associate membership of the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners and the Division of Rural Hospital Medicine. These fees can all be legitimately claimed back from your employer.
* Part time in relation to DRHM programme fee is defined as less than 3.5 days per week or overall less than 36.4 weeks per year (7/10)
Did you gain Fellowship of the Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine via the training and assessment route?
If you are working in New Zealand you can become an ad eundum gradum Fellow of our College. All you need to do is complete and return the application form and all the supporting documents.