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Why choose medfuture for Practice Nurse jobs

Medfuture Medical Recruitment is an excellent choice for practice nurses looking to start their career in New Zealand. With a strong reputation and extensive experience in the medical recruitment field, Medfuture offers numerous advantages for practice nurses seeking employment opportunities.

Firstly, Medfuture has a wide network of healthcare organizations and clinics across New Zealand, providing practice nurses with access to a diverse range of job opportunities. Their connections and expertise in the industry enable them to match nurses with positions that align with their skills, experience, and preferences.

Additionally, Medfuture offers comprehensive support throughout the recruitment process. They assist practice nurses in navigating the registration and visa requirements, ensuring a smooth transition to working in New Zealand. Their team of recruitment professionals provides guidance and advice, answering any questions or concerns that may arise.

Furthermore, Medfuture prioritizes the well-being and satisfaction of practice nurses. They strive to understand the individual needs and goals of each nurse and work towards finding placements that offer competitive remuneration, work-life balance, and professional development opportunities.

Choosing Medfuture Medical Recruitment means gaining access to a trusted recruitment partner dedicated to helping practice nurses find fulfilling and rewarding careers in the New Zealand healthcare system.



Area of Speciality

In New Zealand, practice nurses play a crucial role in providing comprehensive healthcare services and support across various medical specialties. The six main specialties for practice nurses in New Zealand are:

General Practice

Practice nurses are integral members of the general practice team, assisting with patient assessments, chronic disease management, immunizations, wound care, health education, and administrative tasks.

Primary Care

Practice nurses work in primary care settings, delivering preventive care, health promotion, and disease prevention services. They provide health assessments, conduct screenings, offer counseling, and assist with health management plans.

Chronic Disease Management

Practice nurses specialize in the management of chronic conditions such as diabetes, asthma, cardiovascular diseases, and respiratory conditions. They assist in monitoring patients, providing education, administering treatments, and coordinating care plans.

Women's Health

Practice nurses with a specialization in women's health support women of all ages in various aspects, including reproductive health, family planning, antenatal and postnatal care, menopause management, and sexual health.


Practice nurses working in pediatric settings focus on the healthcare needs of children, including growth and development assessments, immunizations, health education, and providing support to parents and families.

Aged Care

Practice nurses in aged care settings provide comprehensive healthcare services to older adults, including health assessments, medication management, wound care, chronic disease management, and palliative care.

International Medical Graduates

When considering working as a practice nurse in New Zealand, IMGs (International Medical Graduates) should take into account several key points:

  1. Registration and Qualifications: IMGs must ensure their nursing qualifications are recognized in New Zealand. They need to apply for registration with the Nursing Council of New Zealand and meet the required standards and English language proficiency.

  2. Visa and Immigration: IMGs need to understand the visa requirements and immigration processes to work as a practice nurse in New Zealand. They should explore options such as work visas or other relevant visa categories.

  3. Familiarize with the New Zealand Healthcare System: IMGs should familiarize themselves with the structure and functioning of the New Zealand healthcare system, including primary care, general practice, and community health services.

  4. Support and Networking: Medfuture can provide IMGs with support throughout the process, offering guidance on registration, visa matters, and job placement. Medfuture can also connect IMGs with professional networks and associations to facilitate integration into the New Zealand healthcare community.

  5. Employment Opportunities: Medfuture can assist IMGs in finding suitable employment opportunities as practice nurses across a range of healthcare settings, including general practices, primary care clinics, and community health centers. Medfuture's extensive network and expertise in medical recruitment can help IMGs secure fulfilling positions in their desired locations in New Zealand.



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