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Wellness Osteopathy

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Osteopathic Council of New Zealand (OCNZ)

The OCNZ is the regulatory authority established by the Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act (2003).  Council members are appointed by the Minister to oversee the profession, they are not elected by osteopaths to represent their professional interests.

Click here for OCNZ website.

 

ACCIDENT COMPENSATION CORPORATION (ACC)

The Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC) provides comprehensive, no-fault personal injury cover for all New Zealand residents and visitors to New Zealand.

For information regarding your claim or injury prevention information please click here.

 

MEDSAFE

Medsafe is responsible for the regulation of medicines and medical devices in New Zealand. They ensure that medicines and medical devices are acceptably safe, and provide information that everyone should know about medicines and medical devices including updates on staying safe and healthy.

Click here for Medsafe website.

 

HEALTH AND DISABILITY COMMISSIONER

The Office of the Commissioner has the role of promoting and protecting the rights of health and disability services consumers, and facilitating the fair, simple, speedy, and efficient resolution of complaints.

Click here for the HDC website.

 

HEALTHLINE  - 0800 611 116

Healthline is available 24/7 with free advice from trained registered nurses. Call Healthline if you are

 

PLUNKET LINE  - 0800 933 922

PlunketLine is staffed by registered Plunket nurses to help with any issues including:

  • feeling unwell – but not sure whether you need to see a doctor
  • needing some urgent advice about a family member or friend who’s sick
  • on holiday and want to know where the nearest doctor or pharmacy is.
    • behaviour management
    • toilet training
    • parenting issues
    • your baby crying or not sleeping well
    • your child’s growth, development or behaviour
    • immunisation
    • breastfeeding
    • food – nutrition
    • teeth and tooth brushing
    • safety
    • the Well Child/Tamariki Ora programme.