The podcast from the New Zealand Doctor|Rata Aotearoa newspaper. Featuring interviews and columns covering the business, staff, patients and ethos of general practice.
PRIMARY VOICES: With Orna McGinn
South Auckland GP Orna McGinn talks about the poor access to contraception in New Zealand and what needs to change
PRIMARY THINKING: With Vanessa Weenink
Christchurch GP and former army doctor Vanessa Weenink talks about the real meaning of command and control, and why bureaucrats just don’t get it when it comes to dealing with primary care
David Clark talks primary care
Shortly before this year's general election, Fiona Thomas spoke to Labour's David Clark about what he would do, should he become health minister.
David Haslam the second
There were two David Haslams at this year's RNZCGP conference in Dunedin. Fiona Thomas spoke to each of them. Here, she speaks to Professor David Haslam, chair of the UK's National Obesity Forum
David Haslam the first
There were two David Haslams at this year's RNZCGP conference in Dunedin. Fiona Thomas spoke to each of them. Here, she speaks to Professor David Haslam, chair of UK guidelines group NICE
The $18 GP fee
Health minister Jonathan Coleman's media conference at Onslow Medical Centre in Wellington, launching the National Party policy of $18 GP fees