Post by Kiwi Frontline on Jul 18, 2018 17:26:17 GMT 12
NEW SCHOLARSHIPS FOR MAORI NURSES
New scholarships to support Māori nurse development and innovation, including becoming nurse prescribers or nurse practitioners, have been launched with the support of Pharmac.
Winners of the first Tapuhi Kaitiaki Awards will be announced at the Indigenous Nurses Conference in Auckland on August 11.
Pharmac and Te Pōari o Te Rūnanga o Aotearoa of the New Zealand Nurse Organisation launched the awards with Pharmac chief executive Sarah Fitt, who said the awards acknowledged the role that Māori nurses have as key influencers and role models.....