The NZMA advocates on behalf of doctors and patients on many important issues in medicine. We develop policy positions and submissions on medical, political, medico-legal and public health issues. Policies and position statements are available below.
Primary maternity care services
This policy replaces the earlier Euthanasia policy of 1996, which was reconfirmed in 2001
Persistent vegetative state
Retrospective medical certificates
Sexual relations between doctors and former patients