The average hourly rate for a Registered Nurse is $27-32 per hour. If this is to be a voluntary role the minimum cost to the church would be:
- annual fees to Nursing Council($110 in 2021),
- indemnity insurance (approximately $580 pa in 2021)NZNO or College of Nurses Aotearoa NZ
- FCN education a one-time payment ($100 in 2021)
- evidence of continuing competence as required by Nursing Council
- membership by the church of the New Zealand Faith Community Nurses Association ($80 in 2021)
- clinical and spiritual supervision
- mileage and equipment.