Kaitiaki Nursing Research – Annual journal

Kaitiaki Nursing Research (KNR) is an annual subscription only journal which has showcased New Zealand nursing research since June 2010.

KNR is an internationally double blinded peer reviewed research journal. It publishes original, full length research manuscripts from New Zealand based nurse researchers (or other researchers where the research can be shown to have particular relevance to nursing in New Zealand).

Kaitiaki Nursing Research 2024 – Early release article

Growing our own: The abyss of data monitoring and support for New Zealand’s domestic nursing workforce pipeline, by Sharon Brownie and Patrick Broman

"A domestically qualified nursing workforce is central to health service quality, safety and sustainability. Accurate data sets with well-coordinated, multi-stakeholder engagement are urgently needed to better inform nursing workforce, planning, development and support."

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Anticipatory prescribing in community palliative and end-of-life care: A realist review

From KNR, November 2021, pages 32-43, by Ruth McChesney & Patricia McClunie-Trust

Abstract: Access to community palliative and end-of-life care that is patient centred, culturally sensitive and responsive is not equitable for all people in New Zealand. There is an opportunity to transform primary palliative care through an anticipatory prescribing approach and an interdisciplinary workforce. Research is needed to inform the development of best practice and give confidence to authorised prescribers.

Patient safety leadership walk rounds: Lessons from a mixed-methods evaluation

From KNR, November 2020, pages 24-33, by Jacqui Wynne-Jones, Margot Martin-Babin, Brooke Hayward, Luis Villa

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