NZNO - Latest News [Page 1]

NZNO Award – Services to Nursing and Midwifery 2017

Friday, 22 September 2017, 1:56 pm | NZNO

NZNO Award – Services to Nursing and Midwifery 2017 This year there are two recipients of the NZNO Services to Nursing and Midwifery Award. Dr Helen Snell and Pepe Sinclair. NZNO President Grant Brookes presented the awards at the Annual Conference at Te ... More >>

Kerri Nuku Wins NZNO Award of Honour 2017

Thursday, 21 September 2017, 9:15 am | NZNO

NZNO Award of Honour 2017 At Wednesday night’s Annual Conference Awards Dinner, the NZNO Award of Honour was presented. The award is granted biennially. The nomination for Kerri Nuku met the criteria for the award. Ms Nuku was presented with the award ... More >>

Jess Tiplady Wins NZNO Young Nurse of the Year 2017

Thursday, 21 September 2017, 9:13 am | NZNO

NZNO Young Nurse of the Year 2017 The 2017 Young Nurse of the Year was announced at last night’s NZNO Annual Conference dinner at Te Papa and went to Jess Tiplady , Nurse Practitioner from Auckland. Jess Tiplady works at the Greenstone Family Clinic, ... More >>

Some aspects of TPPA affecting health need to go on ice

Tuesday, 29 August 2017, 3:21 pm | NZNO

27 August 2017 Some aspects of TPPA affecting health need to go on ice NZNO president Grant Brookes has sent an open letter to all Ministers negotiating the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA), which the Organisation, along with other national and ... More >>

Some aspects of TPPA affecting health need to go on ice

Sunday, 27 August 2017, 4:06 pm | NZNO

NZNO president Grant Brookes has sent an open letter to all Ministers negotiating the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA), which the Organisation, along with other national and international health sector organisations, has signed (attached). More >>

Government ED Targets nothing to celebrate

Wednesday, 23 August 2017, 2:33 pm | NZNO

Government ED Targets nothing to celebrate Yesterday, the NZNO College of Emergency Nurses NZ (CENNZ) were outraged to read the Minister of Health claiming the Emergency Department (ED) health targets are a great success when nurses know the discharge ... More >>

More primary healthcare needed

Tuesday, 22 August 2017, 3:57 pm | NZNO

NZNO welcomes proposed new initiatives from the current National-led Government to improve healthcare access to disadvantaged New Zealanders, but Associate Professional Services Manager Hilary Graham-Smith cautions against exaggerating expected uptake ... More >>

NO to proposed Buller Integrated Family Health Centre

Thursday, 10 August 2017, 12:54 pm | NZNO

In support of the community opposition to the proposed Integrated Family Health Centre (IFHC), NZNO CE Memo Musa has written to the chair of the Health Select Committee, Hon. Simon O’Connor to set out NZNO’s position. More >>

Bill a hindrance to pay equity

Tuesday, 8 August 2017, 11:20 am | NZNO

NZNO Industrial Services Manager Cee Payne says the draft Employment (Pay Equity and Equal Pay) Bill is disheartening and a step backwards for equality for nursing and women in Aotearoa/New Zealand. More >>

Broken funding model leaves nurses feeling unsafe

Monday, 7 August 2017, 4:01 pm | NZNO

Media Release 08 August 2017 Broken funding model leaves nurses feeling unsafe & unsupported at CCDHB More >>

Hikoi to Indigenous Nurses' Conference

Thursday, 3 August 2017, 12:40 pm | NZNO

This Friday 4 August at about 10.00am NZNO Kaiwhakahaere, Kerri Nuku will lead a Hikoi of Te Rūnanga o Aotearoa NZNO members from the Te Puea Memorial Marae in Mangere, Auckland to the Indigenous Nurses Aotearoa Conference at the Holiday Inn, Ascot Road, ... More >>

Nurses express support for Debbie Chin

Friday, 21 July 2017, 11:38 am | NZNO

NZNO is alarmed to hear today of the resignation of Debbie Chin, Chief Executive of Capital and Coast DHB. Many members and staff are personally upset to see how the ongoing underfunding of the DHB has caused a highly capable leader to leave the ... More >>

Dilani Perera – a workplace leader for Equal Pay

Friday, 14 July 2017, 5:00 pm | NZNO

Dilani Perera – a workplace leader for Equal Pay At the Council of Trade Unions’ Women’s Conference tonight in Wellington, NZNO delegate Dilani Perera was honoured with a Leadership and Commitment on Equal Pay Award. Dilani is an NZNO member leader ... More >>

Wellington region DHBs $9.3 million short this Budget round

Friday, 7 July 2017, 3:48 pm | NZNO

Media Release 7 July 2017 Capital Coast, Hutt and Wairarapa DHBs' combined budget allocation short by over $9m this year The thorough CTU Health Budget analysis out this week shows the raw facts of health underfunding that leaves the Wellington region ... More >>

Counties-Manukau DHB budget allocation short by over $21m

Friday, 7 July 2017, 3:47 pm | NZNO

The thorough CTU Health Budget analysis out this week shows the raw facts of health underfunding that leaves Counties-Manukau short by at least $21m this year alone. More >>

No relief for nurses or DHBs in Budget 2017

Thursday, 25 May 2017, 7:22 pm | NZNO

No relief for nurses or DHBs in Budget 2017 $2b more needed Budget 2017 does not bring relief to pressured nurses. It fails to increase operational funding to a level that would mean nurses are adequately resourced to keep up with current health care ... More >>

$2.3 billion health funding gap shows nurses' concern

Sunday, 21 May 2017, 12:10 pm | NZNO

The New Zealand Nurses Organisation (NZNO) is calling for $2.3 billion to be put back into health funding at this year’s budget on Thursday. NZNO President Grant Brookes says the figure released today by the Council of Trade Unions shows the cumulative ... More >>

Partnerships key to good midwifery service

Friday, 5 May 2017, 9:26 am | NZNO

The standard of care that New Zealand midwives offer is world class and New Zealand midwives have plenty to celebrate on International Midwives’ Day. But midwives are also acutely aware that many maternity units around the country are short staffed. ... More >>

NZNO Kaiwhakahaere calls again for a Māori nursing workforce

Friday, 28 April 2017, 2:12 pm | NZNO

In New York this morning NZNO Kaiwhakahaere Kerri Nuku addressed the United Nations forum of the United Nations Declaration on the Right of Indigenous People (UNDRIP). Ms Nuku repeated her message that without a Māori nursing workforce strategy, the ... More >>

NZNO Southern Convention focus on tight DHB budgets

Monday, 3 April 2017, 10:36 am | NZNO

On Monday 3 April the first of the NZNO Regional Conventions is being held. With the effects of inadequate healthcare funding now being acutely felt across the South Island. More >>

 

 

InfoPages Links

 
 

LATEST HEADLINES

  • PARLIAMENT
  • POLITICS
  • REGIONAL