South Pacific Nurses ForumReports 2018
Day 1 - Monday 15 October
Nurses - We Are The World - Debbie Sorensen, CEO Pasifika Futures and Pasifika Medication Association | View Presentation
My Nursing Journey - Dr Neti Tamarua Herman | View Presentation
Nursing Now: Think Global, Act Local - Professor Jill White | View Presentation
Working For Health: Building nursing capacity and leadership to improve health outcomes - Professor Jill White and Mr David Stewart for Annette Kennedy, President ICN | View Presentation
Better health, closer to the people, the Role Delineation Policy - Mr George Pego, MHMS | View Presentation
Empower the health workforce to fight against NCDs in Tonga - Sr. Selini Soakai | View Presentation
Leading for system wide practice through the SA Health Nursing & Midwifery Professional Practice Framework - SPNF Raratonga | View Presentation
Insight, competence and performance, is there a relationship? - Professor Mary Chiarella and Associate Professor Rachael Vernon | View Presentation
Advancement and innovations in Pacific Perioperative Nursing Practice - Heaven Isaia and Nerrie Raddie | View Presentation
'The Missing Piece' are we validating junior nurses as valuable leaders in the healthcare team? - Catelyn Richards and Lucy Osborn | View Presentation
Northern Group Outreach Programme - Doris Taripo, Parau Nio and Tohoa Cummings | View Presentation
Day 2 - Tuesday 16 October
ICM Strategy 2017-2020 - International Confederation of Midwives| View Presentation
Reproductive Health in Pacific Islands - Pacific Society for Reproductive Health | View Presentation
Developing the Pasifika Midwifery workforce in Aotearoa/New Zealand: A Collaborative Approach | View Presentation
Transforming Leadership - Nurses as Change Agents for Non Communicable Diseases (NCDs in the Pacific) - Sr Afu Tei and Sr Manafonu Siola'a | View Presentation
Preconception Health and Primary Prevention - a challenge for all - Dr Karen New, Council of International Neonatal Nurses | View Presentation
The significance of Development Origins of Health and Disease (DOHAD) | View Presentation
Welcome to the journey of Crisis Pregnancy Support - Whakatu/Nelson | View Presentation
Midwifery regulation - the importance of legislation and registration in the development and support of midwifery - Judith McAra-Couper and Sharron Cole | View Presentation
Challenges and changes in Midwifery practice in Aotearoa/New Zealand. Pasifika women assessing primary maternity units, a pilot study | View Presentation
Gestational Diabetes - Tonga Experience - Screening & Challenges. Change for Tomorrow. - Mele Tu'angalu, Misty Fifita, Vaiola Hospital Tonga | View Presentation
Exploring diet and eating habits during pregnancy - Professor Mary Steen, University of South Australia | View Presentation
Impact of poor outcomes for health professionals - Diana Austin | View Presentation
Clinical Governance | View Presentation
Extending the boundaries in eyecare services in Fiji with the mobile eye clinic - Timaima Nukusere | View Presentation
Parish Community Nurse experience in New Zealand - Loli Mesepa Selau Channing | View Presentation
Pacific People's Experience of Bariatric Surgery - Alisa Lilo-Ili, Pan Pacific Nurses Association New Zealand | View Presentation
Collaborative Nursing Model of Care - Cardiac Rehabilitation - Salome Ravonokula and Julia Kingi | View Presentation
Ambulatory Sensitive Hospitalisations of Pacific Children in New Zealand - a Community-Based Participatory Research study - Ellaine Ete-Rasch, PhD Candidate | View Presentation
Day 3 - Wednesday 17 October
Extending the Boundaries - Mary Kirk, President, International Confederation of Midwives | View Presentation
World Health Organization - Elizabeth Iro | View Presentation
Building relationships in the Pacific: Supporting each other - Pacific Emergency Education | View Presentation
Strengthening Operational Research Implementation Training: Emerging infectious diseases - Solomon Islands Ministry of Health Research Capacity Building initiative with Tropical Partners James Cook University, DFAT and WHO | View Presentation
Factors affecting quality of nursing care for dengue patients at National Referral Hospital (NRH) - Norma Denty Goulolo | View Presentation
Mental Health Effects of Rising Sea Level in East Malatia, Solomon Islands - James Asugeni | View Presentation
Knowledge, attitude and practices of tuberculosis patients about tuberculosis: a mixed method study from a Pacific Island Nation, Solomon Islands - Marineth Magi-Dereveke | View Presentation
Extending the prescribing framework to registered nurses - Jill Wilkinson, Mark Jones | View Presentation
Nurse Prescribing in Community Health, Trial Experience - Pauline Fuimaono Sanders | View Presentation
Nurses on a mission for change - Mele Kaufusi, Diabetes Health | View Presentation
A nurse practitioner led model of care for colposcopy services - Georgina McPherson, Clinical Lead Colposcopy Clinic, Waitemata DHB | View Presentation
Day 4 - Thursday 18 October
A collaboration between the Cook Islands Ministry of Health, the Cook Islands Ministry of Education and the University of South Australia School of Nursing and Midwifery - Ngakiri Teaea, Rachael Vernon, Dr Terri Gibson and Mary McManus | View Presentation
Transformational Nursing Practice through Pasifika Cultural Immersion with Enriched Self Identity and Connection - Metua Daniel-Atutolu, Manukau Institute of Technology | View Presentation
Rereketanga : Unique Diversity in Aotearoa - Indigenous Nurse Leadership | View Presentation
Congress of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Nurses and Midwives (CATSINaM) Update | View Presentation
Framing Cook Islands Indigenous Epistemologies: An approach to health & well-being - Sonya Apa Temata | View Presentation
Te Piki Oranga - Oranga Maori Wellbeing Service | View Presentation
A new program for Diabetes Self-Management in a remote Aboriginal community - Shona Lynch | View Presentation
Lotofale Metabolic Screening Audit physical health within mental health: assessing and monitoring - Ioana Mulipola and Liliane Valoa | View Presentation
Nursing is a priority says who? - Denise Kivell, Technical Advisor Nursing Development | View Presentation
Growing the Maori nursing workforce using a collective impact approach - Ramai Lord, Senior Advisor Nursing, Ministry of Health New Zealand | View Presentation
South Pacific Chief Nursing and Midwifery Officers Alliance (SPCNMOA) Recommendations for joint meeting with SPNF | View Presentation

South Pacific Nurses ForumReports 2016
Tuesday 1st November
Making better health policy for better patient outcomes: How nursing can increase its voice and influence in policy making - Professional Jill White AM | View Presentation
Understanding Nursing Leadership via Carpers Patterns of Knowledge: How do we know whether we're getting there or have got there? - Professor Iain Graham and Professor Steve Campbell | View Presentation
Procedures and Policies for Emergency and Disaster Preparedness in the Cook Islands Hospital Emergency Department - Ms Nga Manea | View Presentation
Visionary Leadership - Dr Amelia Afuha'amango Tuipulotu | View Presentation
Transcultural Nursing: Its importance in Nursing Practice - J R Selwyn Houniuhi | View Presentation
Pacific Nursing Excellence "Cultural Democracy is Choice"- Ms Eseta Finau | View Presentation
Community and Health Service Responses to a Culturally Safe TB Ward at Atoifi Hospital, Solomon Islands - Mrs Rowena Asugeni | View Presentation
Binding Strength, Shifting Struggles, Realising our Freedom. Maori Motuhake: Advancing health outcomes through Indigienous Nursing Leadership in Aotearoa
Keynote Address: Strategic Management of Nursing Human Resources for Health - Ms Annette Mwansa Nkowane, Technical Officer, Nursing and Midwifery, Health Workforce Department, WHO | View Presentation
A 10-pronged Approach to the Preventation of Occupational Violence against Health Workers - Mr Mark Staaf | View Presentation | View Presentation
Nurses Aides in Solomon Islands: 'You don't know what you've got till it's gone' - Mr Christopher Chevalier, Mr Reuben Ma'au, Mr Isaiah Tukuvaka
Roles of Solomon Islands Nurses in Disaster Management - Alison Ripiapu | View Presentation
Our Global Identity as Indigenous Nurses and Midwives - Janine Mohamed | View Presentation
Voice for the Pacific - Ms Eseta Finau, Mrs Kerrie Nuku
Building a resilient Indigenous Workforce - Mrs Kerrie Nuku
Wednesday 2nd November
Keynote Address: Innovative Nursing Education for Improved Health Care - Professor Jill White AM, Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Sydney | View Presentation
Encouraging Indigenous and Pacific Secondary Students into the Nursing Workforce: Findings from New Zealand mixed methods study - Dr Ruth Marion Crawford, Mrs Kathy Monson, Mrs Judy Searle
The Relationship Between The Learning Environment And The Competency of Comprehensive Health Assessment Skills Of Year One Nursing Undergraduate Students: An Integrated Review - Mr Reuben Ma'au | View Presentation
A Collaborative Learning Initiative: Third year nursing students undertake a primary health placement in the Cook Islands - Associate Professor Rachel Vernon, Dr Terri Gibson, Mary MacManus | View Presentation
A South Pacific primary health care nursing experience for 3rd year Bachelor of Nursing students - Ms Lucy Osborne | View Presentation
Identifying Capacity Building Gaps in Nursing Education in Solomon Islands - Leilah Laurish Ross | View Presentation
Success Story: Midwifery Training in Solomon Islands - Rhelma Harrington, Anita L Maepio | View Presentation
Building Research Capacity in the Solomon Islands: the learn-by-doing model - Humpress Harrington | View Presentation
Oral History and Nursing in Solomon Islands - Mr Christopher Chevalier | View Presentation
Keynote Address: Developing Nursing Workforce for Effective Service Delivery - Mr George Pego, National Deputy Director of Nursing | View Presentation
Mentoring: Can you do it from afar - Ms Yvonne Panik Hudson, Ms Suzanne Wallis | View Presentation
An Exploration into the Capacity Building Initiatives of the Clinical Nurses in the Solomon Islands - Mr Caleb Rale Mark | View Presentation
Current and likely Mental Health Issues from rising sea-level in a remote coastal region of the Solomon Islands - Mr James Asugeni | View Presentation
Thursday 3rd November
Keynote Address: Improved Health Service Delivery Through Nursing Practice - Dr Amelia Afuha'amango Tuipulotu, Chief Nursing Officer, Tonga | View Presentation
Actions required to improve neonatal mortality: the Every Newborn Action Plan - Dr Karen New | View Presentation
Investigating level of nurses practice on bedside care and its influential factors in the medical and children's ward - National Referral Hospital, Solomon Islands - Mrs Sanneth Talo, Ms Sandra Rollands, Ms Vaelyn Ehamana, Mr Oliver Sokana, Ms Harriet Salokeni, Mrs Nester Rathamana, Thomson Tete, Mrs Helen Orihao, Mrs Lilita Maeohu, Ms Dora Gonu, Ms Florence Rocky, Mr Gilbert Ptiua | View Presentation
Success Story: Early Essential Newborn Care in the National Referral Hospital, Solomon Islands - Ms Anita L Maopioh, Tija Blums | View Presentation
Avoiding Preventable Death - Mrs Katie Fono, RN, Felistus Bako | View Presentation
Neonatal Hypoglycaemia Using dextrose gel as a first line treatment - Donna Hovey, Dr Karen New | View Presentation
Rota Virus death Audits in Solomon Islands - Ms Alison Ripiapu, Ms Cynthia Joshua, Mrs Freda Pitakaka | View Presentation
Building sustainability in newborn resuscitation skills and knowledge in Papua New Guinea - Dr Karen New, Lucy Mahabi | View Presentation
Elimination of Soil Transmitted Helminiths: One Village at a Time - Mr Humpress Harrington | View Presentation
Challenges of neonatal hypothermia - can clinical audits improve practice? - Dr Karen New, Ms Aiva Pikuri | View Presentation
Audit of Foreign Objects (Sharps) exposure of human fluids through linen and infection prevention control problems in laundry service at National Referral Hospital | View Presentation
2015 An Exploration of Perceptions of Maori and Pacific Islands Families and Child Service Providers in Queensland about how to make Child Health Services relevant and culturally safe - Ms Wani Anabelle Erick
Collaboration for Quality Perioperative Nursing Care - Mabel Hazelman Taoi, Menna Davies, Sally Sutherland-Fraser | View Presentation
Birth Outcomes in the Solomon Islands: Identifying Associations between Obstetric Outcomes and Scio-demographic characteristics of women presenting for Childbirth in the National Referral Hospital in Honiara | View Presentation
Patient Satisfaction with Quality Health Care at Solomon Islands National Referral Hospital - Nelson A Bilau | View Presentation
Sharing the Experience of Clinical Challenges in Pre-eclampsia and neonatal mothers in Santo - Anna Maria Salmankin, Sarah Tinbaci, Catherin Wright | View Presentation
The level of experience and satisfaction of elderly people in Solomon Islands living in Honiara on home care and services provided at their houses, clinics and hospitals - Michael Jones Faka | View Presentation
Keynote Address: Impact of Nursing Regulation on Health Service Delivery - Ms Carolyn Reed, Chief Executive Officer and Registrar, New Zealand Nursing Council
Developing Contemporary, contextually appropriate nursing regulation in Tonga: A possible model for Pacific Countries | View Presentation
Nursing Practice and Quality Eye care Services - the Solomon Islands Perspective - Mr Elvis Naibo, Mr Kelvin Ray Jack | View Presentation
The Kwaio Traditional Medicines Handbook: Customary treatment of head lice with the falange tree - Tommy Esau | View Presentation
Regulation of Midwives: Ensuring Public Safety along with Confidence and Trust in Midwifery - Dr Judith McAra-Couper, Sharon Cole | View Presentation
Nurses' perceptions of quality care and the factors that facilitiates or inhibits quality nursing - Paula Kongua Puawe
Regulation of Midwives: Getting the Recipe right for Effective Regulation - Dr Judith McAra-Couper, Sharon Cole | View Presentation

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