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GenPro Media Statements

May 2022 - Potential loss of Medical Association is a sad day for New Zealand’s Health Sector. April 2022 - Latest inflation figures could be the final nail in the coffin for many essential family doctor services. February 2022 - New Zealand’s COVID response is collapsing amid on-the-spot decision making. December 2021 - Omicron COVID response must be immediate, comprehensive and sustainable. December 2021 - Parliament's Regulations Review Committee agrees with GenPro's complaint about Coroners Fees. November 2021 - Over 80% of General Practices will not be offering services to support End-of-life Choice/Assisted Dying. October 2021 - GenPro Board of Directors strengthened with appointment of new elected members . August 2021 - New Caucus to lead General Practice contract negotiations. July 2021 - Localities offer a great opportunity to focus on the needs of patients, but caution is required. June 2021 - GenPro's complaint accepted by Parliament's Regulations Review Committee. March 2021 - ED pressures are the result of a vicious circle faced daily by general practice. December 2020 - GenPro calls foul on Government's funding proposal for primary health care nurses. November 2020 - Long overdue changes to general practice funding are needed to protect New Zealand's hospitals and emergency departments. November 2020 - Newly elected GenPro chair offers "hard-hitting political skills". October 2020 - GenPro members elect board of directors. October 2020 - General practice being short-changed by health funding agencies. October 2020 - The Government is blocking pay-parity for primary health care nurses. September 2020 - The "Double Whammy" of the general practice funding framework. August 2020 - The Government's COVID response plan is at risk. July 2020 - General Practice funding framework requires immediate repair. July 2020 - Health funding bodies must take note of primary health care nurses "stop work" action. July 2020 - Health and Disability System Review highlights greater need for sustainable General Practice. May 2020 - Rejection of nurses pay offer comes as “no surprise”. May 2020 - A special day to consider the future sustainability of Family Doctor services. April 2020 - Urgent care and after hours clinics in severe crisis. April 2020 - COVID-19 funding withheld. 21 April, 2020 April 2020 - GenPro launch. More to follow - watch this space