Position Papers and Submissions

Dietitians NZ submitted a proposal to PHARMAC to fully fund liquid Oral Nutrition Supplements (ONS) in February 2015.

Please click here to access this submission.

 

Please follow the link below to access the Dietitians NZ position paper and systematic literature review:

Contribution of dietitians to the primary healthcare workforce.

Alexandra Howatson, MDiet

Clare Wall, PhD

 

Dietitians NZ provided feedback on the Food Standards Australia New Zealand consultation of the labelling review recommendation 17: Per serving declarations on the nutrition information panel. Please click here to read the submission.

 

Dietitians NZ provided feedback on the Ministry of Health's documents relating to feeding infants during an emergency. Please click here to read the submission.

 

Dietitians NZ gave feedback on the revised Ministry of Health resource 'Feeding your baby infant formula'. Please click here to read the submission.

 

Dietitians NZ provided feedback on the Ministry of Health's public consultation on the Nutrient Reference Value Review Report for Fluoride, Iodine and Sodium. Please click here to read the submission.

 

Dietitians NZ provided feedback to the Ministry of Health on their Draft New Zealand Health Strategy Refresh. Please click here to read the submission.

 

Dietitians NZ provided feedback on PHARMAC's proposal in relation to Dietitian Prescribers. Please click here to read the submission.

 

Dietitians NZ gave feedback on the Ministry of Health's options for the regulation of prescribing and dispensing in New Zealand. Please click here to read the submission.

 

Dietitians NZ endorsed the feedback from the Auckland Region Food Allergy and Intolerance Dietitians (ARFAID) group on the Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) review into plain English allergen labelling. Please click here to read the submission.

 

Dietitians NZ provided feedback to the Minister of Energy and Resources on the Warm Up New Zealand: Healthy Homes energy efficiency and conservation authority programme providing insulation to low-income households with health needs relating to cold and damp housing. Please click here to read the submission.

 

Dietitians NZ wrote a submission on the Advertising Standards Authority's draft review of the code for advertising to children and the children's code for advertising food. Please click here to read the submission.

 

Dietitians NZ provided feedback on the National District Health Board Food and Drink Environment Network's Draft Organisational Healthy Food and Drink Policy. Please click here to read the submission.

 

 

For further information on these documents, please contact admin@dietitians.org.nz