Addiction Nursing Symposium 2018

Publication date: 4 May 2018

Presentations from the Addiction Nursing Symposium 2018 held in Christchurch.

  • The Substance Addiction (Compulsory Assessment and Treatment) Act and You (Ashley Koning)
  • Supporting the co-existing problems framework approach: Medical detox and Mental Health collaboration pilot project (Vicky Totua/Elly Richards)
  • A Test – benefits of testing to improve hepatitis C treatment uptake in AOD services (Jenny Bourke)
  • Curing Hepatitis C in the community - Midlands and Central Regions story (Sheryl Gibbs/Joanne De Lisle (Compass Health)
  • Addiction Nursing - A City Mission Perspective (Raewyn Birkett)
  • Hedge Your Bets – Gambling Support in Christchurch (Laura Hay)
  • Aotearoa New Zealand Addiction Specialty Nursing Competency Framework ‘Refresh’ (Daryle Deering)
  • NP and RN prescribing – what it looks like in Addictions! (Louise Leonard)