Gore hosts doctors from the UK and USA

Date published
31 Oct 2017

Two GPs – one from America and one from the United Kingdom - will work at the same practice in Gore in the coming months. Dr Carl Rasmussen from the USA will be based at Gore Medical Centre for six months and Dr Jonathan Clowes from the UK for three months.

The pair were amongst seven new international GPs who attended NZLocums October Orientation course, a comprehensive introduction to the New Zealand health system that covers topics such as ACC, Role of Nurses in NZ, MPS and Pharmac.

Pictured are Orientations course attendees Dr Lathmany Dorfman from the USA, who is working at South Hill Medical Centre, Dr Laura and Ben Taylor from the UK, who are working at Horowhenua Health Centre, Dr Carl Rasmussen from the USA (Gore Medical Centre), Dr Mark Newstead from the UK, who is working at Te Kauwhata Health Centre and Dr Jonathan Clowes from the UK (Gore Medical Centre).

If you would you like more information about NZLocums Orientation course contact Saloni Pandey, Project Co-ordinator/Relationship Manager for more information, telephone 04 495 5872 or 021 357 687, or email Saloni@nzlocums.com.