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What does PHCN stand for?

PHCN stands for Primary Health Care Nursing

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Given the blurring of boundaries between community-based care which can include nursing activities in secondary care, disease prevention and community health promotion (ACHNE, 2010; McMurray & Clendon, 2010) defining the particular skills needed for primary health care nursing practice has been acknowledged as complex.
Innovations in primary health care nursing in the United Kingdom (UK) and New Zealand was the subject of a presentation by Ministry of Health senior policy analyst, nursing, Gabrielle Roberts, chair of the College of Practice Nurses NZNO, Debbie Davies, and Northland practice nurse Marina Flavell.
Once they have completed the programme, they can begin paid work, then complete the postgraduate certificate in primary health care nursing by distance learning.
Te Oka has worked in Maori health within the district for more than ten years, and has served as the elected Maori health nurse representative of MidCentral DHB's primary health care nursing clinical governance council for the past three years.
Other speakers included nurse practitioner, aged primary health care, Michal Boyd, who spoke about the conundrums of implementing care coordination for older adults; director of MidCentral District Health Board's primary health care nursing development team, Chiquita Hansen, on gerontology in primary health care nursing; nursing lecturer Anne Schumacher and nurse Judy Dickie who spoke about the future of gerontology nursing, and nursing lecturer Vivien Rodgers who spoke on autonomy for older adults in residential care.