Conferences & Events

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Educational Forums

Nurse Managers NZ Educational Forum
23 May 2018
West Plaza Hotel, 110 Wakefield Street, Wellington

"Moral Distress Faced by Nurse Managers"

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Free for Nurse Manager NZ Section Members

$20 for NZNO members and non-members

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NZNO Nurse Managers Conference 2018

"Recruitment and Retention"

8-9 November 2018

East Pier Hotel
50 Nelson Quay

Online registration opens 1 May 2018


Past Conferences 

NZNO Conference 2017 - Nurse Managers New Zealand

"Breaking through the Barriers"

2-3 November 2017

Conference Presentations:

The Digital Hospital Revolution: Dr David Perez (PDF)

Leadership Presentation: Mike Collins (PDF)

Building Accountability Cultures: Linda Hutchings (PDF)

“I can’t, I’m not xxxx enough…but with support”: Jane MacGeorge (PDF)

No health without Mental Health: Richie Poulton (PDF)

NZNO Nurse Managers Conference 2016

Conference Presentations:

Dr Peetikua Wainui - Breast Cancer in Maori Wahine

Fiona Rowan - Grief in Nursing

Gayle Tristram - Succession Planning

One Point Five Men

Conference Group Photo


Education Forum - 4 March 2015


  • Jill Clendon on "Managing the Intergenerational Team"
  • Teresea O'Connor, Co Editor, Kai Tiaki

NZNO Nurse Managers New Zealand Conference 2014

6-7 November 2014


Lynn Bray - Thriving - not just surviving through constant change

Susanne Johnson - Nurse Engagement - Improving Nursing Care and Future Change

Helen Shaw-Brown - Peer Group Supervision

Judge Neil McLean - Reforming the Coroners Act 2006

Marion Guy - Nursing into the Future

Rebecca Oaks - Acuity in Action

Becky Hickmott - The Future is Bright! Moving into New Partnerships and Collaborations in Health, Research and Education

Dr Kerri Ann Hughes - Barriers and Supports encountered by Nurse Managers

Lev Zhuravsky - Crisis is Leadership in ICU Following Major Earthquake

Cherie Lowe - Results of a Major International Patient Acuity Benchmarking Study

Kate Gibb - Bridging the GAP - An Accerlerated Development Programme to Support Future Leaders to Move Forward

Nurse Managers Education Forum 2014
1. Managing Incompentency in the workplace.
2. Barriers & Supports encountered by Nurse Managers

5th March 2014
Palmerston North Hospital
Ruahine Street

Presentations 2014

Barriers & Supports encountered by Nurse Managers by Dr Kerri-ann Hughes (PDF, 453KB)
Managing Competency in the Workplace (PP, 355KB)

7th-8th November 2013
Mac's Function Centre
4 Taranaki Street

Presentations 2013

Shift Work by Karyn O'Keeffe (PDF, 576)
Supportive Improvement and Performance Management Plans (PDF, 13, 121KB)
The Leadership Action Agenda (PDF, 3619KB)
Priorities; Emergency Planning Health Care Facility Evacuation by Charles Blanch (PDF, 2, 492)

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