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Nurses, Champions for change. 17 - 18 September 2014, Michael Fowler Centre, Wellington. NZNO Conference


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Day 1 - Wednesday 17 September

Time Session
08:00 - 09:00
Registration desk open
Welcome morning tea
09:00 - 09:30
Whakatau / Welcome
Introductions and housekeeping
09:30 - 12:30
Annual General Meeting
  • Address: President & Kaiwhakahaere
  • 2013/2014 review
  • Procedures
  • Annual report presentation
  • Constitution remits
  • Policy remits
12:30 - 13:15 LUNCH
13:15 - 15:15
NZNO Presentations
  • Membership committee successes & highlights
  • Te Poari successes & highlights
  • Sector successes & highlights
  • Sections & colleges successes & highlights
15:15 - 5:45 AFTERNOON TEA
15:45 - 17:00
Panel Debate: Substitution is good for nursing

Debate Team Leaders
Dr Jill Clendon, Nursing Policy Adviser
Teresa O'Connor, Kai Tiaki Co-Editor
17:00 - 17:15 Karakia and close for day
19:00
Awards Dinner
  • NZNO Awards
  • Young Nurse of Year Awards
  • Te Akenehi Hei Memorial Award


Day 2 - Thursday 18 September

Time Session Room
08:30 - 08:35 Welcome and opening conference Plenary
08:35 - 09:30 Key note speaker: Lee Thomas
Federal Secretary of the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation
Plenary
09:30 - 10:00 MORNING TEA Exhibition area
10:00 - 11:25 Political panel
  • Mārama Fox - Māori Party
  • Hon Jo Goodhew - National Party
  • Kevin Hague - Green Party
  • Hon Annette King - Labour Party
  • Barbara Stewart - NZ First Party
  • Richard Harman - Panelist Facilitator
Plenary
11:25 - 11:30 Room change  
11:30 - 11:50
 
Concurrent session:
Care Capacity and Demand Management Programme at Southland Hospital Rehabilitation Ward
 

Maree Jury, Maria Lusby and Maike Rickertsen
Concurrent session:
Rereketanga: A Uniquely Diverse Role. Addressing disparities of health access for Māori Elders in a culturally coherent model of care
 
Dianna McGregor

Lion Harbour View Rooms

11:50 - 11:55 Room change  
11:55 - 12:30
Guest speaker: President of the Council of Trade Unions, Helen Kelly
Employment Environment and Health & Safety Challenges
Plenary
12:30 - 13:15 LUNCH Exhibition area
13:15 - 13:45
Guest speaker: NZNO Senior Policy Analyst, Marilyn Head
NZNO Manifesto Presentation
Plenary
13:45 - 14:15
Guest speaker: Research Professor, Philippa Gander
Shift Work and Fatigue
Plenary
14:15 - 14:20 Room change  
14:20 - 14:40
Concurrent session:
Leading Change in our Community
 
Liz Burns
Concurrent session:
Recovery Orientated Community Wellness Checks
 
Elizabeth Robinson
Lion Harbour View Rooms
14:40 - 15:00 AFTERNOON TEA Exhibition area
15:00 - 15:45
Guest speaker: Professor of Law, Dr Jane Kelsey
Global Perspective/Reflections on Health Reforms and Alignment with Current Policy Direction
Plenary
15:45 - 15:55 Keynote speaker summation Plenary
15:55 - 16:00 Conclusion and farewells Plenary

 


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