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Knowledge and Skills framework November 2014

The Knowledge and Skills framework for registered nurses has reached final draft stage and has been signed off at the Biennial General Meeting. This is a significant piece of work towards college status for the Gerontology Section. The next stage of development is to think about how this framework applies to all nurses that sometimes work with older adults. And the additional knowledge and skills needed by advanced gerontology nurses.


Online Frailty Care Guides

These are the updated and augmented version of the previous RN Care guides and are available online on the  health Quality and Safety commission website. Described as “a suite of 26 nursing decision support tools covering the spectrum of frailty from deterioration to communication and advance treatment planning”.


“Health Care Assistant Care Giver Guides" - Large flip chart guides to care.



Produced by Waitemata DHB in collaboration with Residential Aged Care.  The College of Gerontology Nursing is now distributing these guides. The cost is $25, which includes postage and packing. To order email the secretary at

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