April 2015

Theme: International Nurses’ Day and Remembering WW1 Nurses

History: Experiences of nurses who went to war by Pamela Wood: Extracts from early issues of Kai Tiaki covering nurses at war
Profile:.Chief army nurses Lee Turner and Sheryl McNabb – 100 years of military nursing
News Focus: IND theme and profiles of very cost effective nurse led services – telehealth diabetes project in Bay of Plenty, nurse-led rheumatology clinics at Hutt Valley, Stomal therapy nurses’ role in the care of people with inflammatory bowel disease.
News Focus:The nurses’ oral history website launched
News Focus:Results of biennial employment survey by Anne Manchester
Viewpoint: Eileen Brown reflects on the life of nurses in war zones
CPD for nurses: The role of electrotherpies
Plus sector reports