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National and International Groups


Position Statement on Human Milk Banking

Position Statement on Human Milk Banking (PDF, 425KB)

Position Statement on Neonatal Workforce and Education Requirements

Position Statement on Neonatal Workforce and Education Requirements to meet Core Competencies and PD Requirements (PDF, 323KB)

Neonatal Palliative Care for NZ Neonatal Units

Download: Neonatal Palliative Care (Final) (PDF 2.9MB)

Neo - BFHI Core Document

Download: Neo - BFHI for Neonatal Wards

10 Steps to Successful Breastfeeding

Download: 10 Steps (PDF, 390KB)


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NNCA Documents

NNCA Rules with committee roles

Download NNCA rules with committee roles (PDF, 187KB)

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Other Relevant Information

Privacy guidelines from the office of the Privacy Commission

Useful guides from the Office of the Privacy Commissioner related to information sharing about vulnerable children:

  • Sharing personal information of families and vulnerable children: a guide for interdisciplinary groups

  • The escalation ladder infographic ......(for making decisions about disclosure)

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National and International Nursing Groups

Council of International Neonatal Nurses (COINN)

The Council of International Neonatal Nurses (COINN) is a federation of neonatal nursing associations from the United States, the United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand.

New Zealand's member group is the Neonatal Nurses College Aotearoa (NZNO). They work together to address common care and professional issues.

NZBA - New Zealand Breastfeeding Alliance

International Council of Nurses (ICN)

ICN is a federation of national nurses’ associations, representing nursing worldwide, advancing the profession and influencing health policy.

Partnership for Maternal, Newborn & Child Health (PMNCH)

The Partnership joins together more than 80 partner members to advocate for the lives of every woman, newborn and child.

The PMNCH produces regular reports on recent activities which can be viewed on their website or subscribed to as emails.

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