Purpose:

The College of Nurses Aotearoa (NZ) provides a forum for critical inquiry into professional, education and research issues relating to nurses and to the achievement of equitable outcomes for health consumers. The College of Nurses Aotearoa (NZ) acknowledge Te Tiriti o Waitangi as the foundation document of this nation and this, therefore, underpins all activities undertaken by the College of Nurses Aotearoa (NZ).

 

Vision:

Vision logoThe College of Nurses Aotearoa (NZ) aims for professional excellence in nursing practice and health care delivery, underpinned by negotiated relationships. This will be achieved through the support of nurses and their ongoing professional development to enable: 1) innovatory health service delivery and 2) the development of models of care with the aim of creating 100% Access and Zero Disparities.

 

How Does This PLan work?

Nurses as the key members of the health care team, work in a range of settings delivering nursing services to diverse population groups. The many challenges and opportunities inherent in the current health care environment demand a planned and tactical approach. Building on from previous strategic plans, the current 3 year plan outlines directions the Board considers important to members, policy makers and health care consumers.

 

COLLEGE STRATEGIC DIRECTIONS

1. ALIGNing NURSING WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT WITH COMMUNITY NEED

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 2. INFLUENCE health POLICY

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3. DEVELOP A SUSTAINABLE FUTURE for the college

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