2013 rural nurses logo2013 Rural Nurses Meeting

The 2013 Rural Nurses Meeting was held in Wellington from Thursday 20th June until Saturday 22nd June. Presentations from Mobile Health staff included Dr Stuart Gowland, Mark Eager and Denise Saussey. There was also a mix of interactive sessions including audience response polling along with presentations from the following speakers:

  • Suzanne Rolls (NZNO) - Professional Boundaries, Code of Conduct and Social Media for Nurses
  • Lorna Davies (CPIT) - The CPIT Graduate Cert in Nursing
  • Dr Brian Robinson (Victoria University) - Culture & Communication: The Big Challenge to Patient Safety
  • Georgina Casey (CPD4Nurses) - Who is going to die first? How will you know?
  • Diana Korach (Mobile Health) - A day in the life of an Anaesthetic Tech -
  • Major Suzanne Carter (Royal New Zealand Nursing Corp) - Nursing in the NZ Army
  • Pamela McCarthy (Freeset) - The Freeset Story

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Rural Emergency Nursing Care Course

In partnership with CPIT, Mobile Health delivered the first paper of the Graduate Certificate in Rural Nursing programme. The Rural Emergency Nursing Care Course practical component was held at Te Papa on Wednesday 19 June and Thursday 20 June and comprised of two full days of practical skills, scenarios and assessments. Participants also completed over 35 hours of self-directed learning.

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