Our Exhibitors


P: 0800 900 030
E: aviette.musin@abbvie.com
W:  www.abbvie.co.nz

AbbVie New Zealand - Stand 17

AbbVie is a global, research-based biopharmaceutical company with the vision of making a remarkable impact on patient lives. Our heritage in New Zealand reaches back more than 70 years with a focus on Immunology, Liver Disease, Neuroscience and Oncology.

For further information please visit www.abbvie.co.nz. 

P: 04 819 5143
E: jane.maginness@acc.co.nz
W:  www.acc.co.nz

ACC - Stand 12

ACC provides New Zealanders with comprehensive, no-fault personal injury cover. We work closely with businesses and the community, to try to prevent injuries from happening and to make New Zealand a safer place. But when injuries do happen, we're here to help.

We manage injury claims, coordinate services and work closely with health professionals to help get people back to work and everyday life as quickly as possible.

For more information about ACC, please visit www.acc.co.nz.

P: 0800 40 1111
E: corrine.hayden@bpsoftware.net
W: www.bpsoftware.net

Best Practice Software - Stand 22

Best Practice Software is a leading Australasian provider of medical software.

Best Practice's reputation for quality, user functionality, and excellent support comes from our partnership with practitioners, delivering a range of cutting-edge user-friendly clinical software solutions, designed for simplicity, easy operation, feature-rich application and dependability. Our software benefits general practice, allied health, medical and surgical specialists, and our range of connectivity, integration and deployment tools help create better health outcomes. We engage with our customers with tailored training solutions and events. Our reputation is built on trust, and our products and services are delivered with our customers in mind.

P: 03 338 5813
E: recruit@betterhealth.health.nz
W: www.betterhealth.health.nz

Better Health - Stand 32

Better Health is a general practice development company. Our objective is to develop a more sustainable future, whilst retaining what we recognise as the heart and soul of general practice. We are not a corporation but a group of like-minded colleagues who work in partnership to support and grow the best of independent general practice.

P: +44 20 7874 7092
E: ckelly@bmj.com
W:  www.bmj.com/company

BMJ - Stand 37

BMJ advances healthcare worldwide by sharing knowledge and expertise to improve experiences, outcomes and value. Along with our world renowned flagship title, The BMJ, we also offer nearly sixty specialty journals and a world-leading collection of digital professional development resources. Our unique digital tools help healthcare professionals support their decisions, interpret clinical data and improve the quality of healthcare delivery.

For more information, please visit www.bmj.com/company

P: 03 470 5418
E: kaye@bpac.org.nz
W: www.bpac.org.nz

E: info@bestpractice.org.nz
W: www.bestpractice.net.nz

W: www.nzformulary.org.nz

BPAC - Stand 5

bpacnz is an independent not for profit organisation whose role is to deliver educational  and continuing professional development programmes to medical practitioners and other health professional groups throughout New Zealand. It advocates for best practice in healthcare treatments and investigations across a wide range of health service delivery areas and is recognised nationally and internationally for its expertise and innovation.

BPAC Clinical Solutions LP 

BPAC Decision Support is a comprehensive web-based health informatics system, designed specifically to support health professionals in the management of patients. Our clinically led team have developed a range of proven solutions, including screening, risk assessment and management, referrals, and analytics, and these are fully integrated with the existing workflow and clinical software, ensuring a seamless experience for health professionals. 

New Zealand Formulary

The NZ Formulary (NZF) is a resource that is available free of charge for all healthcare professionals prescribing, dispensing and administering medicines across community and hospital care in New Zealand. The NZF addresses the need for general purpose, point of care information about the use of medicines in NZ.  It will aid in decision making and contribute to best practice through standardised and evidence - based information about medicines.

P: 09 304 0766
E: debral@bcf.org.nz
W: www.breastcancerfoundation.org.nz

Breast Cancer Foundation NZ - Stand 18

Our vision is "Zero deaths from breast cancer." To achieve this vision, our mission will push for new frontiers in early detection, treatment and support.

We do this through raising awareness, funding, medical research, training and equipment; supporting patients with our helpline, online Mybc app, counselling and rehabilitation; and advocating to the government for world-class treatments and care.

P: 09 360 8700
E: carmel@cervinmedia.co.nz
W: www.healthpages.co.nz  www.cervinmedia.co.nz

Cervin Media - Stand 15

SR – Specialists & Referrals Service in Medtech

Check out the new Nationwide Electronic Referral Service (SR) at stand 15. SR is the online version of the NZ Medical Specialists & Hospitals Directory and enables you to send quick and easy pre-populating referrals electronically to specialists nationwide.

Features include: Attach Photos and up to 5 Attachments, View Specialist Acknowledgement, Patient Specialist Handouts, Refer Nationwide, Set Followup Task for Referral, Email Specialist Profile to Patient, New Rare Disorders Specialist List, View and Refine Search by Southern Cross Affiliated Providers, Urgent Appointments Available.

GPs love SR - Over 110,000 referrals sent to Private Specialists since its launch in June 2015. SR is live now for all GPs on Medtech 32 and Medtech Evolution – just add the SR icon to your toolbar.  You can find the specialist "Mickey Mouse" and send a test referral.


P: +61 3 9545 8419
E: publishing.sales@csiro.au
W: www.publish.csiro.au

CSIRO Publishing - Stand 1

CSIRO Publishing is proud to publish The Journal of Primary Health Care on behalf of The Royal New Zealand College of General Practioners. The journal publishes peer-reviewed original research and systematic reviews and papers on improving performance that are relevant to its primary health care audience.

P: 07 868 9554
E: dtamednz@ihug.co.nz
W: www.datamedica.co.nz

Data-Medica - Foyer Table 42

Data-Medica is a Medical Equipment Distributer servicing Hospitals, The Defence Force, Emergency Medical Providers, Patient Simulation Centres, Nursing and Medical Schools, General Practitioner's, Allied Health Practitioner's or any Health Facility.

The products are sourced from USA, United Kingdom and Australia.

We service all of New Zealand.

Types of products sold are:- Sphygmomanometers, Diagnostic Penlights, Stethoscopes, Medical Simulators. CPR Protection Masks, Emergency Care Products, Thermometers, Oxygen Regulators, Trauma / Emergency Cases, Security Officer Accessories, Duty Belts, Duty Boots.

The main agencies where these are sourced from are:- American Diagnostic Corporation, , Modelmed, Adam Rouilly,  Holt Anatomical, Galls, Wallcur and Boundtree Medical

Our goods are sent via air from overseas and are monitored via tracker numbers so we can update our customers as required.

We have had many years experience and have many leads and contacts globally to be able source products for customers.

P: +64 9 551 2899
E: info@dilworth.co.nz
W: www.dilworth.co.nz

Dilworth Hearing - Foyer Table 41

Dilworth Hearing was established in 1960 by a group of ENT specialists to deliver a full range of audiology services for New Zealanders, and the highest quality care. Now with clinics all over the country, Dilworth Hearing is respected as the leading medical audiology experts, with much of their business coming through referrals by GPs and ENTs.

P: 09 415 3267
E: LGreen@ebos.co.nz 
W: www.ebosgroup.com

EBOS Healthcare - Stand 29

EBOS Healthcare takes great pride in delivering innovative products and services along with dedicated knowledgeable staff who understand their customer's environment.

We are committed to working with our customers to support their continued focus on the reduction in lifestyle risk factors and maintenance of chronic and complex conditions. We are also working towards preventative healthcare initiatives based on the needs of the community. 

We are looking to work in partnership with the community and are constantly looking for new opportunities and initiatives that challenge the status quo, delight our customer and uphold our position as market leader in the primary care sector. 

P: 0800 333 675
E: tim@sleeptech.co.nz
W: www.edensleep.co.nz/home

Edensleep - Stand 20

Edensleep provide home sleep testing and treatment options throughout New Zealand. We have sleep and respiratory specialist doctors overseeing our team of nurses and physiologists. With low costs for home testing and treatment options and also being a Southern Cross Affiliated Provider we can help your patients to improve their sleep. Talk to us about becoming an Edensleep Spoke clinic.

E:  ahunter@fertilityassociates.co.nz
W: www.fertilityassociates.co.nz

Fertility Associates - Stand 30

Fertility Associates is New Zealand's leading fertility provider.  With over 30 years' experience and over 18,000 babies born so far.

We are committed to providing New Zealand patients with the latest proven fertility treatments. Including, most recently PGS and Time-lapse Imaging giving the very best chance of having a baby sooner.   We also have has excellent success rates - that are well above the American average. 

Fertility Associates provides both publicly funded and private treatment - and are the only clinic where you can access both treatment options in the South Island.

Fertility Associates have 18 clinics throughout New Zealand. 

P: 0508 446 3424
E: info@indici.co.nz
W: www.indici.co.nz

Indici - Stand 14

indici™ is a brand new practice management system that takes health information to a whole new level. It's not an upgrade. It's not a slightly better version of what you already know – it's a modern system for a modern world.

indici™ will revolutionise the way you record, control, access and share a patient's health record across all health services. It will improve how patients and clinicians interact with each other and the wider healthcare system, offering transformation for your patient's experience at a competitive cost.

If you are ready for fewer IT headaches, reduced overheads, automatic system updates while you sleep and great support from people who are always available, speak your language and are truly helpful then you've found the right place…

P: +61 2 9025 0230
E: simone.waugh@indivior.com
W: www.indivior.com

Indivior - Stand 4

Indivior is world leader in addiction treatment with a unique patient-focused approach. Our endeavour is to understand the journey of individuals suffering with addiction.

We partner with healthcare professionals and public health communities to ensure people suffering from addiction are treated just like any other patient experiencing a chronic, condition.

P: 09 923 6266
E: support@goodfellowunit.org
W: www.goodfellowunit.org

The Goodfellow Unit - Stand 2

The Goodfellow Unit has 40 years experience as an accredited continuing medical education provider for the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners and functions under a tripartite agreement between the Goodfellow Foundation, the College and The University of Auckland. Our continuing education programmes are developed by both primary and specialist health care professionals – nurses, nurse practitioners, general practitioners, clinical specialists - for their peers. 

Visit the Goodfellow website to access podcasts, eLearning as well as the popular Goodfellow Gems and Symposium updates. You can also join us for regular free online webinars. 

P: 0800 473 627
E: info@gpdocs.co.nz
W: www.gpdocs.co.nz 

GPDocs - Stand 36

GPDocs is a smart online system for managing general practice policies and procedures. We provide a website with a core set of documentation, work with you to tailor it to your practice, and take care of ongoing research, reviews, and updates - freeing up staff to focus on patients, not paperwork. 

P: 09 367 2900
E: amy.l.redding@gsk.com
W: www.gsk.com


At this year's Conference, we welcome you to come and visit our place and see how we bring those values to life. We promise you a warm welcome where you'll feel right at home. That's as it should be given GSK has been part of New Zealand health landscape since the 1800s. 

You'll learn not only about the latest developments in the treatment of respiratory disease with our leading respiratory brands but also the important role we have of protecting New Zealanders throughout life with our broad portfolio of vaccines.

P: 04 901 6057
E: diane.derochester@hqsc.govt.nz 
W: www.hqsc.govt.nz

Health Quality & Safety Commission - Stand 33

The Health Quality & Safety Commission works with clinicians, providers and consumers to improve health and disability services and reduce patient harm.

Our programme areas include consumer engagement, building leadership and capability, primary care, patient deterioration, medication safety, infection prevention and control, safe surgery, adverse events, reducing harm from falls and pressure injuries, health quality evaluation and mortality review.

The Commission has also coordinated the Open for better care national patient safety campaign focused on reducing harm and encouraging health care workers to be 'open' to acknowledging mistakes and learning from them, open to working closely with patients and consumers and their families/ whanau, and open to change, improvement and innovation.

P: 0800 2255 677
E: jglover@mps.org.nz
W: www.medicalprotection.org

Medical Protection Society- Stand 16

MPS is New Zealand's leading indemnifier of healthcare professionals. As a not-for-profit mutual organisation, MPS has been operating in New Zealand for 60 years and provides discretionary indemnity to more than 15,000 health professionals in New Zealand. The benefits of discretionary indemnity give MPS the flexibility to provide help and support even in unusual circumstances.

MPS offers support to members with problems that arise from their professional practice. This includes assistance with inquiries by the Health Disability Commissioner, Privacy Commissioner, Human Rights Commissioner, and the Medical Council, as well as help with inquests and legal and ethical dilemmas.

P: 0800 633 732
E: info@medrecruit.com
W: www.medrecruit.com

Medrecruit- Stand 6 & 7

MedRecruit gives you access to an entire market of locum and permanent doctor jobs across Australia and New Zealand and a team of experts dedicated to getting you the work you want. MedRecruit is also committed to helping our clients to get the best out of working with doctor recruitment agencies when they need a permanent or locum doctor. MedRecruit was started in 2006 by Dr Sam Hazledine. He also runs MedCapital, which assists doctors in managing their finances and MedWorld, which focuses on doctors' wellbeing and lifestyle.

We believe that anything's possible, that any individual or organisation can be exceptional and change the world. It's our purpose to help doctors and healthcare organisations discover what exceptional means to them, and then provide opportunities, tools and support to help them close the gap between where they are now and where they want to be.

P: +64 9 358 1123
E:  mrobinson@medtechglobal.com
W: www.medtechglobal.com/nz/

Medtech - Stand 8, 9, 10 & 11

Medtech has been at the heart of NZ General Practice for over 30 years providing the Practice Management System that helps run hundreds of practices up and down the length of New Zealand. Whilst Medtech 32 remains the cornerstone, Medtech Evolution is growing rapidly, delivering advances in technology and user interface. Medtech offers a range of practice utilities including SMS Unlimited, Kiosks, Medtech Cloud and CBIT. Browser based versions of its practice management software, tele-medicine and a customer portal are driving product development for release in 2017.
With a dedicated NZ based on site customer service centre and training facility Medtech provides unparalleled support to its products and practices. Patient outcomes drive innovation at Medtech and its patient portal Manage My Health offers the most comprehensive patient portal available integrating with both clinical and non-clinical applications to support the patient journey and health outcomes. 

P: +64 4 816 4396
E:  info@health.govt.nz
W: www.health.govt.nz

Ministry of Health- Stand 23

The Ministry of Health leads New Zealand's health and disability system, and has overall responsibility for the management and development of that system. The Ministry works across the health sector to deliver better health outcomes for New Zealanders. The statement "All New Zealanders live well, stay well, get well" describes the future we want and is central to the NZ Health Strategy: Future Direction, released in 2016. The Strategy is supported by a roadmap of actions with five strategic themes that identify the direction for change: people-powered; closer to home; value and high performance; one team; and smart system.

P: 09 309 2153
E: shila.patel@mypractice.co.nz


My Practice- Stand 21

MyPractice is NZ owned, led by Dr. Ashwin Patel since 1994.

Put your practice in stable and experienced hands that have delivered the top-rated Practice Management System in NZ.

We understand your practice and the complicated environment within which you work.

Our experience with the current technology provides the secure and stable platform your practice deserves.  

Health365 is the patient portal of choice for many MyPractice and MedTech practices.

For more information about MyPractice or Health365 , please visit  www.mypractice.co.nz

P: +61 2 6178 0419
E: awatts@nhc.coop
W: www.nhc.coop

National Health Co-op - Stand 27

The National Health C-op (NHC) is Australia's largest health co-operative that provides affordable medical and healthcare services to communities where it operates. Our overarching goal is to significantly reduce instances of preventable diseases and lessen the personal and societal impact of chronic conditions. The NHC is expanding and is seeking to talk with health professionals in New Zealand about our model of healthcare including how it could be adopting for New Zealand.

P: 09 353 1430
E: rekha@neilmed.com
W: www.neilmed.com/nz/

NeilMed Pharmaceuticals Inc. - Stand 38

NeilMed® is the largest manufacturer and supplier of LVLP (Large Volume Low Pressure) saline nasal irrigation systems in the world. The NeilMed brand of products help alleviate common nasal and sinus symptoms in a simple, safe, effective and affordable way. Flagship products are NeilMed SINUS RINSE™ and NeilMed NasaFlo® Neti Pot which are available in most stores in USA, Canada and several other countries. NeilMed currently has over 22 different products for nasal and sinus care and all the products are OTC (over the counter). The mission of the company is safety, affordability and effectiveness to sustain long-term growth and create drug free and effective nasal / sinus care for millions of consumers worldwide.

P: 04 495 2268
E:  specialists@defencecareers.mil.nz
W: www.defencecareers.mil.nz

New Zealand Defence Force - Stand 31

We're New Zealand's Navy, Army and Air Force – three Services, one force – a Force for New Zealand. We stand up for what is right. Together we protect New Zealand's interests at sea, safeguard peace and stability within our neighbouring regions and further afield, and help others in times of need with agile air operations across the world.


P: +64 3 977 4524
E: andrew@mobilehealth.co.nz
W: www.telehealth.co.nz

The New Zealand Telehealth Resource Centre - Stand Stage 1

Telehealth use is growing rapidly and is helping to fill the gap in access to care between rural and urban New Zealand. The Telehealth Resource Centre provides information and recommendations on implementing telehealth in your health care facility. This service is provided by Ministry of Health via Mobile Health Solutions.


P: +64 4 472 4741
E: nzma@nzma.org.nz
W: www.nzma.org.nz

New Zealand Medical Association - Stand 19

The New Zealand Medical Association (NZMA) is New Zealand's largest medical organisation, with more than 5,500 members from all areas of medicine. The NZMA advocates on behalf of doctors; provides support, professional connectivity and collegiality; offers commercial benefits; and publishes the New Zealand Medical Journal and the Code of Ethics. Its aim is to provide leadership of the medical profession, and to promote professional unity and values, and the health of all New Zealanders.


W: www.rgpn.org.nz

New Zealand Rural General Practice Network - Stand 13

The New Zealand Rural General Practice Network (The Network) is a membership and support organisation for rural health professionals. As part of our business operation we are contracted by the New Zealand government to provide a rural locum support and recruitment service which we do under the 'NZLocums' brand, recruiting health professionals nationally and internationally. 

Based in Wellington, The Network's national membership and advocacy covers 185 rural practices incorporating 2500 individual members including doctors, nurses, practice managers and students. The Network has relationships with other health sector-related groups including the Royal New Zealand College of GPs, General Practice New Zealand, Medical Council of New Zealand, the New Zealand Nurses Organisation and Immigration New Zealand. 

The Network is a member of the General Practice Leaders Forum and also has strong links to New Zealand's leading medical and nursing schools. 

For more information, please visit www.rgpn.org.nz

P: 0800 123 642
E: contactus@nib.co.nz
W: www.nib.co.nz

nib Health - Stand 28

nib covers over 1 million Kiwis and Aussies with health insurance you can actually use. At nib we believe that health insurance should be easy to understand, easy to claim on and most of all good value - it's health insurance, how it should be.

P: 09 580 1821
E: michael.lewis@sanofi.com
W: www.sanofi.com.au

Sanofi - Stand 36

Sanofi, a global and diversified healthcare leader, discovers, develops and distributes therapeutic solutions focused on patients' needs. Sanofi has core strengths in the field of healthcare with seven growth platforms: diabetes solutions, human vaccines, innovative drugs, rare diseases, consumer healthcare, and  emerging markets. Sanofi is listed in Paris (EURONEXT: SAN) and in New York (NYSE: SNY).


P: 03 479 7424
E: jo.budai@otago.ac.nz
W: www.otago.ac.nz

University of Otago - Stand 34

Thinking about ways to improve your practice? With a range of inter-professional postgraduate qualifications in Primary Health Care, General Practice, Rural & Provincial Hospital Practice, and Travel Medicine, the University of Otago offers distance taught programmes directly relevant to day-to-day clinical work and systems of healthcare delivery at Certificate, Diploma, Masters and PhD level.


P: 0800 658 814
E: uslcustomerservices@uslmedical.co.nz
W: www.uslmedical.co.nz

USL Medical - Stand 26

Since 1984, USL Medical has grown to be a significant supplier in the healthcare market of New Zealand. We supply a wide range of products to professionals nationwide in primary healthcare. We are suppliers to all 21 district health boards and public hospitals in New Zealand. Today we have a significant presence in both consumer retail and industrial markets.


P: 07 839 8899
E: info@waikatodhb.health.nz
W: www.smarthealth.org.nz

Waikato District Health Board (SmartHealth) - Stand 24

SmartHealth is an online health service from the Waikato DHB that connects a patient to the care they need, from wherever they are, using their smartphone, tablet or home computer. With SmartHealth patients can have online appoints with their GP, online outpatient appointments with hospital specialists and access to a knowledge base of health information.


P: 0800 559 009
W: https://www.workandincome.govt.nz

Work and Income, Ministry of Social Development - Stand 3

The Ministry of Social Development (MSD) helps New Zealanders to help themselves to be safe, strong and independent. Work and Income is part of MSD and is responsible for assisting the 12% of the population who find themselves either out of work or unable to work due to the impact of a disability or a health condition. Providing appropriate and suitable support for this latter group involves maintaining a close working relationship with health professionals.

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