In 2015, the nominal GDP in New Zealand was €155.2 bn, equivalent to €33,383 per capita. Its per capita GDP is comparable to the United Arab Emirates, the UK or Andorra. Its population is around 4.5 m, comparable to Finland. GDP’s annual growth rate was 3.4% in 2015, which represents a small peak amongst the […]
A New Zealand Success Story: Fisher & Paykel Healthcare applying surgical procedure volumes insights
Fisher & Paykel Healthcare has come a long way from when it first started importing refrigerators and washing machines into New Zealand in 1934. Building an ensuing track record for handling and manufacturing mechanical appliances and responding to market demands, it is now a leading manufacturer and distributor of respiratory and acute care products in […]
A Peak into the Procurement Process of Healthcare in New Zealand: Shared services and National contracts
The New Zealand healthcare system was originally an essentially public healthcare system, however, in the past three years, the healthcare organization has undergone reforms and market regulations that have transformed it into a mixed public-private healthcare system.