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GUIDELINES FOR PODIATRISTS FOR COVID-19 UNDER LEVEL 2

GUIDELINES FOR PODIATRISTS FOR COVID-19 UNDER LEVEL 3 (Latest updated 15/11/2021)

GUIDELINES FOR PODIATRISTS FOR COVID-19 UNDER LEVEL 4


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Previous Consultations:

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.

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