2020 is the International Year of the Nurse and Midwife. This provides an opportunity to celebrate and acknowledge all nurses and midwives, who make an enormous contribution to the health and wellbeing of the people of Tairāwhiti.
Nurses and midwives working throughout New Zealand make up the largest health workforce in the country.
Hauora Tairawhiti is taking the opportunity to celebrate the many wonderful nurses and midwives who every day making a significant contribution to improving the health and wellbeing of our community.
They are highly skilled, multi-faceted professionals working in many different settings.
We will be profiling nurses and midwives who work in different fields to show the diversity of their roles, what they do each day and what inspires them.
Our goal is to showcase Nurses and Midwives diverse talents and expertise, and to promote nursing and midwifery as a career with a great deal to offer.