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AUT Aged Care Workforce Survey 2016

  Media release                                                                                17 May 2017   NZNO call for an update of Aged Care Standards   Two recent NZNO member surveys back up the AUT findings in their Aged Care Workforce Survey 2016 that time to care is being...

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12 May is Nurse's Day

           Media Release                                                   11 May 2017 Nurses Day 12 May – a voice to lead Celebrated on 12 May, the date of Florence Nightingale’s birth, International Nurses Day (IND) is a global event held each year in recognition of nurses’ invaluable...

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Midwives celebrate their day 5 May

Media release                                                       5 May 2017 Friday 5 May – Partnerships key to good midwifery service The standard of care that New Zealand midwives offer is world class and New Zealand midwives have plenty to celebrate on International Midwives’ Day. ...

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Kerri Nuku address UN Conference

    Media Release                                                                    28 April 2017 NZNO Kaiwhakahaere in New York calls for a Māori nursing workforce strategy In New York this morning NZNO Kaiwhakahaere Kerri Nuku addressed the United Nations forum of the United...

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NZNO Regional Conventions underway

Media release                                                              1 April 2017 NZNO Southern Convention focus on tight DHB budgets causing stress all roundNZN O On Monday 3 April the first of the NZNO Regional Conventions is being held. With the effects of inadequate healthcare...

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New research boosts the YesWeCare Campaign

  Media Release                                                24 March 2017 Hundreds of NZNO members have stepped out across the nation to Shout Out for health and join the PSA YesWeCare heath funding campaign. Members are now on the Auckland roadshow with the missing in action, life-size...

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NZNO supports Yeswecare

MEDIA RELEASE                                                     15 February 2017 Nurses support YesWeCare.nz campaign NZNO along with the Public Service Association (PSA) present today at the Public Services International conference in Auckland to support its global campaign: A better...

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Health Underfunding Hurts

MEDIA RELEASE                                                                10 February 2017   $1.8b of government health funding and health workforce vision missing The impact of inadequate health funding due to Government under spending is starting to cut, squeeze and burn, chief...

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Care of children comes first

  Media Release                                                                23 December 2016   Nurses say children’s needs must come first at Christmas and New Year The Christmas and New Year holidays are a time of excitement and summer fun for children but not when their...

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Graduates keen to get on with nursing

Media Release                                                      15 December 2016   Government leaves nursing graduates languishing again In response to the November figures of graduate nursing placements via the ACE scheme, the New Zealand Nurses Organisation once again calls for...

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A good day for Equal Pay

Media Release                                                                  24 November 2016 One small step for Caregivers, one giant step for womankind NZNO commends the New Zealand government for setting an international precedent by today agreeing a pathway for New Zealanders to...

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NZNO joins international union

Media release                                                               18 October 2016                  NZNO join global union movement   By joining Global Nurses United (GNU) NZNO is part of the growing international movement of nurses campaigning for healthcare and human...

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Auckland nurse honoured

16 September 2015 Auckland clinical nurse director Abel Smith was honoured for his service to nursing at an awards ceremony in Wellington last night. NZNO kaiwhakahaere Kerri Nuku presented the award, "I can't think of a more worthy recipient for this award. Abel is leading the way for...

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All the way for equal pay

25 June 2013: The New Zealand Nurses Organisation (NZNO) is pleased to support the case that could change the face of aged care, being taken by the Service and Food Workers Union: Ngā Ringa Tota this week. Last year caregiver and SFWU member, Kristine Bartlett agreed to be the ‘test case’ for a...

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Posted in: NZNO News, Aged Care

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New chief executive for NZNO

26 March 2013: Former chief executive of Whanganui District Health Board (DHB) and current senior adviser in the mental health improvement group at the Ministry of Health, Memo Musa, is the New Zealand Nurses Organisation’s new chief executive. Announcing his appointment today, NZNO president...

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Rob Zorn
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rob.zorn@nzno.org.nz
027 431 2617  |  04 494 8242

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