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Mental health patients, whānau and staff deserve dignity

Monday, 18 July 2016, 4:26 pm | NZNO

The New Zealand Nurses Organisation (NZNO) is calling for a mental health system that treats every patient and staff member with the dignity they deserve. More >>

Social impact bonds not the answer to anything

Wednesday, 6 July 2016, 1:09 pm | NZNO

Last year the New Zealand Nurses Organisation’s Mental Health Nurses Section raised the concern that social impact bonds were a “solution looking for a problem”. Chair of the Section, Gina Soanes says, “Today’s announcement that this government's ... More >>

Nurses Organisation proud to become Living Wage employer

Friday, 1 July 2016, 10:48 am | NZNO

The New Zealand Nurses Organisation (NZNO) is proud to announce that it has joined the ranks of accredited Living Wage employers in New Zealand. More >>

Fewer mothers and babies dying but much work still to do

Tuesday, 28 June 2016, 4:27 pm | NZNO

The New Zealand Nurses Organisation (NZNO) welcomes the findings of the Perinatal and Mortality Review Committee report that show a consistent decline in the number of women and babies dying during pregnancy and childbirth. More >>

$890,000 funding to investigate nursing fatigue

Thursday, 16 June 2016, 10:26 am | NZNO

The New Zealand Nurses Organisation is thrilled to be part of a 3-year research project that aims to find ways of managing fatigue in hospital-based nurses. More >>

Govt agrees equal pay for men and women is right and fair

Tuesday, 7 June 2016, 5:43 pm | NZNO

Nurses, caregivers and other health care workers are pleased to hear a pathway to equal pay has been agreed by government, unions and employers. Cabinet has received the principles and are considering their response. New Zealand Nurses Organisation ... More >>

Government can do it when they want to

Thursday, 26 May 2016, 5:02 pm | NZNO

Nurses around the country have realised that when the Government wants to prioritise health, it can. It was announced that 72 million over four years will be spent to meet the higher than expected need for free GP visits for under 13 year olds. More >>

New Zealand’s health budget must keep up with need

Tuesday, 24 May 2016, 9:45 am | NZNO

New Zealand Nurses Organisation (NZNO) delegate and registered nurse Bronwyne Albright is calling on the Government to increase health spending by at least 4.7 percent in Thursday’s Budget, just to maintain our health care services. More >>

Counties Manukau DHB needs at least an extra $21 million

Tuesday, 24 May 2016, 9:31 am | NZNO

New Zealand Nurses Organisation (NZNO) delegate, registered nurse and midwife Judith Couch is calling on the Government to invest at least an extra $21 million over what is expected in Thursday’s Budget for Counties Manukau DHB, just to maintain Counties ... More >>

Capital and Coast DHB needs at least an extra $16 million

Tuesday, 24 May 2016, 9:30 am | NZNO

New Zealand Nurses Organisation (NZNO) delegate and registered nurse Freya Head is one of many calling on the Government to invest to invest at least $16 million over what is expected for Capital and Coast DHB Thursday’s Budget, just to maintain ... More >>

Hawkes Bay DHB needs at least an extra $8 million

Tuesday, 24 May 2016, 9:28 am | NZNO

New Zealand Nurses Organisation (NZNO) delegate and clinical nurse specialist Sara Mason is calling on the Government to invest at least $8 million over what is expected for Hawkes Bay DHB in Thursday’s Budget, just to maintain Hawkes Bay’s health ... More >>

Canterbury DHB needs at least an extra $35 million

Tuesday, 24 May 2016, 9:27 am | NZNO

New Zealand Nurses Organisation (NZNO) delegate and registered nurse Cheryl Hanham is calling on the Government to invest at least $35 million over what is expected for Canterbury DHB in Thursday’s Budget, just to maintain Christchurch’s health ... More >>

Waitemata DHB needs at least an extra $31 million

Tuesday, 24 May 2016, 9:24 am | NZNO

New Zealand Nurses Organisation (NZNO) delegate and district nurse Esther Linklater is calling on the Government to invest at least $31 million over what is expected for Waitemata DHB in Thursday’s Budget, just to maintain Waitemata’s health care ... More >>

Nurses, a force for change

Wednesday, 11 May 2016, 10:51 am | NZNO

Thursday 12 May is International Nurses Day; Florence Nightingale’s birthday and the day when all around the world people take the time to thank nurses for the great work they do. More >>

Celebrating midwives on 5 May

Wednesday, 4 May 2016, 9:23 am | NZNO

Midwives, nurses and parents everywhere celebrate International Day of the Midwife tomorrow (5 May). This year’s theme is 'Women and Newborns: The Heart of Midwifery'. More >>

NZNO calls for tobacco plain packaging in New Zealand

Friday, 18 December 2015, 4:41 pm | NZNO

The New Zealand Nurses Organisation (NZNO) is delighted to see that the Australian Government has won the legal case brought against them by tobacco giant Philip Morris over plain packaging laws. Philip Morris was attempting to sue the Australian Government ... More >>

NZSO nominated for Grammy Award

Tuesday, 8 December 2015, 4:51 pm | NZNO

The New Zealand Symphony Orchestra (NZSO) has been nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Orchestral Performance. More >>

A safer climate means better health for everyone

Friday, 27 November 2015, 11:20 am | NZNO

New Zealand Nurses Organisation members will be among thousands marching in 34 locations around the country this weekend, for a safer climate and better health outcomes. More >>

Caregivers take another step towards equal pay

Tuesday, 20 October 2015, 3:19 pm | NZNO

Caregivers and nurses around the country welcome the opportunity to negotiate with the Government for better pay for caregivers and support workers. More >>

Suffrage day and still much to be done for women’s rights

Friday, 18 September 2015, 3:37 pm | NZNO

On 19 September 1893, New Zealand became the first nation in the world where women won the right to vote. This Suffrage Day, we’re celebrating and also sending a challenge to MPs: stand up for women’s rights and pledge to support pay based on ... More >>

 

 

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