Midwifery, Auckland Institute of Technology, New Zealand, 2 February 1994


Years of practice: over 20 years

Philosophy of care:  I am passionate about serving the women and families of the Pacific.

Back up Midwife: Carol Johnston & Nora Bukateci

Birth Facilities attended: Middlemore & Auckland hospitals, Botany Primary Birthing Unit and Birthcare (Parnell).

General Bio: Malo Ni, Talofa, Talofa Lava, Malo Lelei, Kia Orana, Fakalofa Lahi Atu, Nisa Bula Vinaka. My mother was a qualified Registered Nurse had inspired me with her stories of delivering babies in Tokelau and Samoa which led me into this profession.  I am passionate about serving the women and families of the Pacific as the need is there. I qualified as a Registered Comprehensive Nurse in 1990 and continued onto training as a Registered Midwife in 1993. I deliver women at Middlemore, Botany Downs and Auckland City Hospital and Birthcare.  My clinics are located in Panmure and Blockhouse Bay. I have been a midwife for 20 years this year and thoroughly enjoy the autonomy of LMC work providing all spectrums of maternity care - Pregnancy, Labour and Delivery and Postnatal.

Registration Date

2 February 1994

Languages Spoken

English, Tuvaluan

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