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Three Provisional Improvement Notices Issued To Palmerston North Hospital ED

Thursday, 16 June 2022, 5:29 pm | New Zealand Nurses Organisation

Health and Safety Representatives (HSRs), with support from the New Zealand Nurses Organisation, Tōpūtanga Tapuhi Kaitiaki o Aotearoa (NZNO), have issued three provisional improvement notices (PINs) to Palmerston North Hospital’s Emergency Department. ... More >>

Budget Completely Overlooks Health Front Line

Thursday, 19 May 2022, 7:22 pm | New Zealand Nurses Organisation

The New Zealand Nurses Organisation Tōpūtanga Tapuhi Kaitiaki o Aotearoa (NZNO) is profoundly disappointed with the Budget announced this afternoon in which nurses barely get a mention. NZNO Chief Executive Paul Goulter said NZNO has been very clear ... More >>

NZNO Promises To 'Go Hard' For Nursing With New Campaign

Wednesday, 11 May 2022, 1:09 pm | New Zealand Nurses Organisation

The New Zealand Nurses Organisation Tōpūtanga Tapuhi Kaitiaki o Aotearoa (NZNO) says it will be launching a new campaign tomorrow through which it intends to win the political and resourcing commitments needed to address the nursing shortage crisis ... More >>

NZNO To Refer Proposed Pay Equity Settlement To Employment Relations Authority

Tuesday, 10 May 2022, 9:46 am | New Zealand Nurses Organisation

The New Zealand Nurses Organisation, Tōpūtanga Tapuhi Kaitiaki o Aotearoa (NZNO) says its members and others affected by the recently proposed DHB Nursing Pay Equity settlement have indicated they want the proposed settlement referred to the Employment ... More >>

NZNO Says Proposed Pay Equity Settlement Contrary To Equal Pay Act

Thursday, 14 April 2022, 3:48 pm | New Zealand Nurses Organisation

The New Zealand Nurses Organisation, Tōpūtanga Tapuhi Kaitiaki o Aotearoa (NZNO) says a legal review of the recently proposed Nursing Pay Equity settlement has concluded the proposed settlement is contrary to the Equal Pay Act 1972. On 17 September 2021, ... More >>

NZNO Initiates Legal Review Of Pay Equity Settlement And Process

Monday, 11 April 2022, 4:00 pm | New Zealand Nurses Organisation

The New Zealand Nurses Organisation, Tōpūtanga Tapuhi Kaitiaki o Aotearoa (NZNO) says it will initiate a full legal review of the Pay Equity settlement agreement that was presented to NZNO and PSA members on Friday 8 April, and the process leading ... More >>

NZNO Mourns Loss Of Rangatira Dr Moana Jackson

Thursday, 31 March 2022, 4:42 pm | New Zealand Nurses Organisation

It is with deep sadness that Tōpūtanga Tapuhi Kaitiaki o Aotearoa - New Zealand Nurses Organisation (NZNO) mourns the passing of Dr Moana Jackson, constitutional lawyer and Tiriti expert. Kaiwhakahaere Kerri Nuku said he’s been an inspiration ... More >>

NZNO Supports Allied Health Workers

Wednesday, 2 March 2022, 6:01 pm | New Zealand Nurses Organisation

The New Zealand Nurses Organisation (NZNO) says it supports allied health workers who are PSA members taking industrial action to pursue a fair outcome, after all other avenues have been exhausted despite protracted bargaining. Health workers never ... More >>

Nursing Pay Equity Agreed In Principle

Wednesday, 22 December 2021, 3:00 pm | New Zealand Nurses Organisation

The New Zealand Nurses Organisation (NZNO) is pleased to advise that it has today signed an Agreement in Principle to settle its Nursing Pay Equity claim for the NZNO and PSA members who work in district health boards (DHBs). NZNO Industrial Services ... More >>

Worried Auckland Nurses Say Health System Anything But Okay

Wednesday, 8 December 2021, 3:43 pm | New Zealand Nurses Organisation

Nurses and other health workers at Auckland Metro district health boards (DHBs) say they are concerned that the picture of a robust health system painted by Wellington health officials is a far cry from the reality they face each day on the frontline. ... More >>

Unions Call For Mandated Safe Staffing In Aged Care

Wednesday, 8 December 2021, 1:46 pm | New Zealand Nurses Organisation

A delegation of New Zealand Nurses Organisation (NZNO) and E tū members working in the aged care will deliver a parliamentary petition and open letter to Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern tomorrow calling on Government to mandate safe staffing levels in ... More >>

NZNO To March On DHB Corporate Offices In Protest

Monday, 29 November 2021, 4:50 pm | New Zealand Nurses Organisation

Nurses and other health workers who are NZNO members will be holding demonstrations outside the corporate offices of Waikato, Canterbury and West Coast District Health Boards (DHBs) on Tuesday 30 November to protest their failure to meet pay deadlines ... More >>

Hoteliers Give Hard-working Health Workers A Restful Break

Monday, 29 November 2021, 10:14 am | New Zealand Nurses Organisation

Health workers who have been at the frontline of the COVID-19 pandemic are being treated to free hotel mini-breaks, thanks to Hotel Council Aotearoa (HCA). HCA, which represents about 140 hotels around New Zealand, has launched a ‘Gift A Room’ ... More >>

NZNO Appoints New Chief Executive

Thursday, 25 November 2021, 4:36 pm | New Zealand Nurses Organisation

The New Zealand Nurses Organisation (NZNO) is pleased to announce the appointment of Paul Goulter as its new Chief Executive. Mr Goulter is currently the National Secretary of New Zealand's largest education union, NZEI Te Riu Roa, and will commence ... More >>

NZNO Concerned At Hospital Staffing Level Pressures

Friday, 12 November 2021, 1:42 pm | New Zealand Nurses Organisation

The New Zealand Nurses Organisation (NZNO) says it’s concerned staffing levels at hospitals in the Auckland Metro DHBs are putting patient care at risk. NZNO Lead Organiser Christina Couling says that, while Government and the DHBs report they ... More >>

NZNO Members Appalled By CCDHB Parking Fee Hike

Monday, 8 November 2021, 9:27 am | New Zealand Nurses Organisation

NZNO members working at Wellington and Hutt Hospitals are appalled by a recent decision by Capital Coast District Health Board (CCDHB) to nearly double parking fees for most staff. An NZNO delegate says this decision is a huge affront to workers who ... More >>

NZNO Warns Government: "You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet!"

Thursday, 21 October 2021, 4:18 pm | New Zealand Nurses Organisation

The New Zealand Nurses Organisation (NZNO) says Aotearoa New Zealand is dangerously underprepared for what seems an inevitable tsunami of community Covid cases that could completely break our health system, and that nurses must be part all proposed ... More >>

Nurses Accept DHB Offer With Firm Majority

Friday, 15 October 2021, 1:00 pm | New Zealand Nurses Organisation

The New Zealand Nurses Organisation (NZNO) says its more than 32,000 members who work in district health boards (DHBS) have accepted their latest employer offer, with 83 percent voting yes. Voting closed at 12 Noon today. Lead Advocate and Industrial ... More >>

Health Worker Vaccine Mandate Crucial Support For At Risk Communities

Monday, 11 October 2021, 6:12 pm | New Zealand Nurses Organisation

The New Zealand Nurses Organisation support the health worker vaccine mandate as a crucial support for at risk communities. NZNO Industrial Services Manager Glenda Alexander said that this mandate reflects the significant risk that the Delta strain ... More >>

Nurse, Union Voice Absent On New Health Authority Boards

Thursday, 23 September 2021, 5:19 pm | New Zealand Nurses Organisation

The New Zealand Nurses Organisaton's (NZNO) Kaiwhakahaere, Kerri Nuku, is concerned that the Māori Health Authority (MHA) and Health New Zealand (Health NZ) boards lack representation for nurses, kaimahi hauora, midwives, rongoā practitioners or ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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