Nurse leaders are expressing disappointment that the Health Minister’s newly announced Ministerial Advisory Group does not include a voice from the largest health profession.
Unhealthy homes and income inequity are some of the ‘big picture’ factors that are included in new asthma guidelines for health professionals caring for Kiwi children and adolescents.
Nurses hope landlords get ‘cracking’ to make homes warmer before next winter following the passing of the Healthy Homes Guarantees bill, says nurses’ union NZNO.
A major nurse-led trial to see whether aspirin could aid the healing of the often painful and disabling venous leg ulcers has found it made no impact.
The complex needs of people with significant health issues was the research focus for Long-term conditions nurse specialist Helen Francis who has just received her PhD, reports Hawke's Bay Today.
Nurses deal with the suffering caused by domestic violence and back the annual international 16 days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence now underway, says NZNO.
An apology has finally been sent by the Waikato DHB to a long-standing employee, who had been a nurse for 50 years, over her unjustified dismissal, reports the New Zealand Herald.