Today is International Nurses' Day - a day to pause and honour the contribution of all New Zealand nurses and nursing staff.
The aged care sector is applauding Aged Care Nurses being added to the Long-Term Skill Shortage List (LTSSL) but says pay parity and a commitment to developing our local workforce are still desperately needed.
The five registered nurses employed by Whakawhiti Ora Pai do not need International Nurses' Day to be reminded that they are appreciated.
Third-year Bachelor of Nursing student Ruth Trow has been awarded the inaugural Summerset Graduate Nurse Scholarship.
Suzanne Rockett volunteered within the Tolai community in Kokopo, Papua New Guinea, from January to December 2018 as a diabetes clinical nurse specialist . This is her story.
Nurses will convene in Wellington today for the annual New Zealand Nurses Organisation (NZNO) Greater Wellington Regional Convention to discuss a number of key issues affecting the sector, including pay equity and staffing levels.