Event MC, CCIG Advisory Group Member
CCIG Advisory Group Member; Nurse Practitioner, Community Mental Health Services for Older People, Auckland District Health Board
Jim is a Nurse Practitioner currently working at ADHB community mental health service for older people. Jim immigrated to New Zealand from China in 2002. He studied nursing at The University of Auckland and obtained both Bachelor and Master degrees in Nursing. Jim worked at Fraser McDonald Unit previously which is an inpatient mental health service for older people. Jim advocates patient centred care and evidence based practice; he focuses on the improvement of quality care for older people with mental health illness. Due to his own cultural background, Jim has a good understanding about cultural differences and cultural safety. Jim has a strong interest in promoting cultural safety for Asian people with mental illness.