Happy International Nurses Day

International Nurses Day is a day to celebrate and acknowledge the work of nurses. Nursing is a dynamic and vital profession where we can shape the health and wellbeing of an individual child, their families, whānau and communities.

International Nurses Day


Starship nursing has remarkable individuals and teams. Your commitment to the highest level of excellence in nursing care is apparent and often reflected in the positive feedback from families and whānau.

Keep shining a light on the extraordinary work you do, take time to celebrate and acknowledge your nursing colleagues. Be proud of the work you do.

Here is what a Freya, a 10 year old patient wrote about Starship Nurses.

N nurture patients
U unbelievably kind
R responsible for our lives
S super dupa cool
E extremely beautiful
S smile at you all the time

Thank you to all for being an outstanding Nursing Team.

Warmest regards

Sarah Little
Nurse Director