New Zealand

Te Kotahitanga Neehi Hapori Whakapono o Aotearoa

"Faith by itself, not accompanied by action is dead"  James 2:17

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.