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STOP Pressure Injury Week

Organised by the New Zealand Wound Care Society.

When: Wednesday, 18th November 2020, 6.30PM - 8.00PM

Where: Kenepuru Education Centre

Closing Date: Monday, 16th November 2020

Please view flyer for more information

Mental Health Webinar

Please view flyer for more information

When: Monday, 23rd November 2020, 6.00PM - 7.30PM

To register for this webinar use the following link:

Anne Evans-Murray seminars

CCDHB is hosting the Anne Evans-Murray Seminars again in 2020.

Anne Evans-Murray runs an enjoyable seminar that promotes respectful communication and offers practical strategies for dealing with challenging behaviour in the workplace. The seminar is conducted in a non-threatening environment with no role-play or need for self-disclosure required of participants. Anne will demonstrate techniques and give tips to develop powerful body language and verbal skills. Morning tea is provided on the day.

The courses for 2020 are:

Clinical Assessment Skills                                                          9th & 10th March 2020                                                               
Respiratory & Cardiac Nursing Skills                                         Cancelled
Building Resilience & Managing Challenging Communication   Cancelled

All the information regarding the courses and sign up form can be found within the link below:

Email for more information

Advanced Practice and Nurse Practitioner Series

The Advanced Practice and Nurse Practitioner Information and Support Series is held the last Tuesday of every month in the Conference Room, Level 6 Grace Neill Block, Wellington Hospital.

2020 International Year of the Nurse & Midwife Series (Grand Rounds)

The nursing and midwifery grand round encourages colleagues to present their work and insights from professional development activities. Here is an opportunity to hear your colleagues and external speakers present on current practice topics and professional matters.

November 2020

An opportunity to hear about a unique role and an approach that can work best for vulnerable populations

Presented by:

  • Tia Minnoch - Specialty Clinical Nurse, Gateway Coordinator

Tuesday 10th November, Wellington Regional Hospital

October 2020

Physical Activity Prehabilitation for elective older

patients (over 65 years) Nurse Led Project

Presented by:

  • Angela Roche - Nurse Manager, Perioperative Services

Tuesday 13th October, Wellington Regional Hospital

Wednesday 21st October, Kenepuru Community Hospital

September 2020

Understanding and optimising continence:

how we can support people living with malignant

spinal cord compression

Presented by:

  • Jimmy Jansen - Clinical Nurse Specialist, Palliative Care

Tuesday 8th September, Wellington Regional Hospital

Wednesday 16th September, Kenepuru Community Hospital

August 2020

Hear how a passion for patient centred

care and learning opportunities can improve outcomes for patients living with a colorectal cancer diagnosis

Presented by:

  • Sara Farrant - Clinical Nurse Specialist, Colorectal

Tuesday 11th August, Wellington Regional Hospital

Wednesday 26th August (postponed date), Kenepuru Community Hospital

July 2020

Pandemic management strategies: ED nurses' perspectives and the reality of COVID-19

Presented by:

  • Jessica Buckley - RN, Clinical Nurse Educator, Wellington Emergency Department

Tuesday 14th July, Wellington Regional Hospital

Wednesday 15th July, Kenepuru Community Hospital

March 2020

Weighty Issues: Nursing, Equity and Safety

Presented by:

  • Dr Caz Hales - RN, Senior Lecturer, School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Practice, Victoria University of Wellington

Tuesday 10th March, Wellington Regional Hospital

Wednesday 18th March, Kenepuru Community Hospital

February 2020

Grand Round Launch:

2020 International Year of the Nurse and the Midwife

Presented by:

  • Emma Hickson - Chief Nursing Officer
  • Carolyn Coles - Director of Midwifery
  • Fern Crowe - Charge Nurse Manager
  • Saleifi Reriti - Nurse Coordinator

Tuesday 11th Feb, Wellington Regional Hospital

Wednesday 19th Feb, Kenepuru Community Hospital


More information on previous years Nursing & Midwifery Grands Rounds here.

Respiratory webinar

Professional supervision

Professional supervision is defined as regular, protected time for critical, in-depth reflection on practice which enables the supervisee to achieve, sustain and develop a high quality of practice. It is a means of focused support and development and allows for the consideration of personal and contextual factors which may impact on professional practice, providing a pathway for managing these.To access a list of available supervisors please email

Last updated 17 November 2020.