Long Covid impact and pressures on the NZ health system at FSC. Conference

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September 9, 2022

What does the research tell us about long Covid? What is the role of value-based care? What approach does the NZ health system need to take? 

This session will discuss all of these questions and more, with leading experts from across Aotearoa debating the challenge of long Covid and its impact on our health system. 

The session will be taking place on day 2 of FSC. Conference, Thursday 22 September, from 2.30pm-3.30pm.

The session, titled 'Long Covid impact and pressures on the New Zealand health system,' will discuss and debate different perspectives on the impact of long Covid and the pressures it is placing – and will place – on New Zealand’s health system. 

Our panel lineup includes:

Kerry Boielle, Chief Sales and Marketing Officer, Southern Cross Health Society (facilitator)

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Dr. Brett Cowan, Chief Scientist and GM Research, Institute of Environmental Science and Research Limited (ESR)

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Dr. Lloyd McCann, CEO, Mercy Radiology and Clinics / Managing Director, Mercy Radiology and Group CEO 

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Professor Warren Tate, Professor of Biochemistry, University of Otago

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