The Best Practice Advocacy Centre New Zealand (bpacnz) is an independent, not-for-profit organisation focused on delivering
medical education resources to health care professionals throughout New Zealand.
bpacnz was established in 2002 and has six shareholders: General Practice New Zealand (GPNZ), Pegasus Health Ltd,
ProCare Health, The Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners (RNZCGP), South Link Health and The University of Otago.
bpacnz is funded by contracts with PHARMAC, the Ministry of Health, individual DHBs and PHOs and other health care
organisations such as the Heart Foundation and ACC.
We employ a range of clinicians, medical writers, data analysts, researchers, design, web and administrative staff
(see: “Our People”).
This website is dedicated to the resources produced by the bpacnz Publications Team.