Ministry of Health – PBNZ Core Performance Standards Review Report 19 Jan 22
COVID-19 Helpful Links
Ministry of Health Information for Health Practitioners
Support available (including financial)
COVID-19: Information for businesses
COVID-19: Tax relief
Ministry of Health expressions of interest for COVID-19 response
Mental Health Support
COVID-19 specific mental health support
Medicines List for Podiatric Prescribing Application to Ministry of Health
The consultation period on this draft list of medicines for the Board’s prescribing application closed on 26 March 2019.
Principles and Standards for the Practice of Podiatry in New Zealand (PSPPNZ)
The consultation period closed on 8 March 2019.
Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Recertification Policy
The Board completed its 2nd consultation on the new CPD policy to replace the PBRCF in 2017 and the new CPD requirements commenced on 1 January 2018. Supporting documents and guidelines are available here.
The CPD cycle is a 2 year one. The current cycle is the 1 January 2020 to 31 December 2021.
- Recording of Participation Policy
- Audit Policy
- Exemption Policy
- Failure to Comply Policy
- Guidance for Setting a CPD Plan
- Guidance for Establishing a Formal Peer Group & Recording Activities
Podiatrists Board Workforce Survey Results 2015 – 2018 comparison
Board Survey Results on Prescribing in Podiatry 2016
Health Practitioners Disciplinary Tribunal (HPDT) Notices (Published as released):
The full decisions of the Tribunal can be viewed at : http://www.hpdt.org.nz/Default.aspx?Tabid=475
Summary of decision on 15 December 2015 of HPDT Pod 15/325P- Mr Stefan Edwards 748Pod15325P.pdf
Summary of decision on 3 June 2014 of HPDT Pod 13/271P- Mrs Nina Williams 632Pod13271P.pdf