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Pacific nurses

Pacific nurses

To encourage more Pacific nurses, Whitireia New Zealand in Porirua offers a Pacific nursing degree. These student nurses are learning how to monitor blood pressure.

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Allison Kirkman, 'Health practitioners - Māori and Pacific health practitioners', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 14 July 2024)

Story by Allison Kirkman, published 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 23 Apr 2018