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Nursing and Health Professions

EIT’s School of Nursing has been offering nursing education for over thirty years – preparing its graduates for professional practice in dynamic, challenging and satisfying fields of nursing. Graduates of the Bachelor of Nursing programme are highly sought after, skilled practitioners.

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Master of Nursing

EIT's Master of Nursing programme will enhance your nursing knowledge, skills in critical analysis, constructive synthesis, along with advanced practice and research within your specialty area, particularly in preparation for advanced practice roles.*

*EIT's Master of Nursing qualification has been approved by the Nursing Council of New Zealand as a "masters with a clinical focus, including the content for preparation for nurse prescribing" – for graduates to become nurse practitioners.

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Featured Profile

Liz

Liz MacKenzie, Bachelor of Nursing Graduate

I want to make a difference in people's lives, help them to empower themselves to as independently as possible manage their health.  EIT Tairawhiti (Gisborne) gives those of us with ties to the region the opportunity to improve our lifestyle without moving cities.  The EIT staff are amazing - just take a leap of faith and make the application!

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Rachael V

Dr Rachael Vernon

During the past five years I have established a strong national and international presence in terms of research related to nursing regulation, and in particular the exploration of relationships between legislation, policy, regulation and continuing competence of health professionals.  My Doctoral research explored the relationships between legislation, policy and the continuing competence requirements for nurses in New Zealand, and proposed an internationally agreed best practice model for the assessment of continuing competence

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Health Professions Postgraduate Programmes

The Postgraduate Certificate and Diploma in Health Science and Master of Nursing is approved by Nursing Council of New Zealand and prepares nurses for advanced practice and Nurse Practitioner (with prescribing)

Download the Download the Health Professions Postgraduate Programmes booklet here

Facilities & Scholarships 

Facilities

The School of Nursing’s facilities and resources are excellent and are amongst the best in New Zealand. They include the Clinical Arts and Technology (CAT) Centre plus three well-equipped simulated practice environments including simulated learning technology, computer assisted resources and a small procedures room.

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Nursing and Health Profession Scholarships

There are a number of scholarships available for Bachelor of Nursing students. Please phone 0800 22 55 348 to find out more

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What are EIT Bachelor of Nursing graduates doing today?

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