Melinda Prekopa – Long Term Conditions CNS
The process of patients discharging from a secondary care institution is acknowledged to be a vulnerable time for both patients and their families. This dissertation aims to discover the quality of patients’ comprehension of the delivered information and identify the most commonly used discharge methods.
Erica Gleeson – Acute Pain CNS
Mid Central Health
Opioids - Rationalisation of use for Chronic Non-Cancer Pain
Mandy Pagan – Wound Care CNS
A skin and wound program in aged care facilities can increase staff knowledge and skills to improve resident care.
Katherine Best – Vascular CNS
The vascular ward round currently serves as a platform to gather & share information, and make decisions. The aim was to improve workflow, hand hygiene and communication without increasing administrative time.
Sarah-Jane Reweti – Adult Forensic CNS
“De-constructing the Titanic” – change within health services.
Peter Boon – Intra Venous CNS
Development of data collection and relativity to clinical situations – migration of PICCs during treatment.
Louise Chan – Mental Health, Addiction and Intellectual Disability Services CNS
Medicinal cannabis as an alternative therapy in the treatment of severe dementia with neuropsychiatric symptoms.
Rachel McGillan – Youth Health CNS / Clinical Lead
Youth Space, Whangarei
Exploration of ethical, moral and professional dilemmas associated with use of cell phone tracking technology.