Kā Honoka Useful links

The following links are relevant to nursing.

Clinical Placement Directory – A secure link for students on placement

College of Nurses Aotearoa (NZ) Inc - A professional body of New Zealand nurses from all regions and specialities.

Ministry of Health, New Zealand - The Ministry of Health is New Zealand Government's principal agent and advisor on health and disability.

New Zealand Health Information Service - The New Zealand Health Information Service (NZHIS) is a group within the Ministry of Health responsible for the collection and dissemination of health-related data.

New Zealand Nurses' Organisation - New Zealand Nurses Organisation (NZNO) provides industrial and professional services to its members.

Nursing Council of New Zealand - Nursing Council of New Zealand governs the practice of nurses and midwives.

NZ College of Mental Health Nurses - Te Ao Maramtanga - A professional body of mental health nurses.

Ottawa Charter (PDF: 0.1MB) - for health promotion was passed at the first international conference on health promotion in 1986 in Ottawa, Canada.

RNCentral - A website where nurses can enjoy themselves, support each other, and find information important to nursing and patient care.

Canterbury District Health Board - The Canterbury District Health Board is responsible for providing or purchasing Government funded health care services for the population of Canterbury.

South Canterbury District Health Board - SCDHB is responsible for the planning and funding of most publicly funded health and disability services in South Canterbury.

West Coast District Health Board - The West Coast District Health Board is the organisation responsible for ensuring the provision of publicly funded health and disability support services for the population of the West Coast of the South Island.

Nurse Education in the Tertiary Sector (NETS) - NETS provides leadership and direction on significant national issues related to nursing education.