Graduate School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health

Betty Poot

Lecturer, Nurse Practitioner
Graduate School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health
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Phone: 04 463 6151
Location: CS703, Level 7, Wellington Hospital Clinical Services Block

Betty Poot

Betty is a Nurse Practitioner, Adult Respiratory and Lecturer in Clinical Practice. Betty has worked extensively in medical nursing specialising in respiratory care. Her clinical practice interests include COPD, Pulmonary Rehabilitation, Palliative Care in Respiratory Conditions and Chronic Cough.  For her clinical practice Betty works across both primary and secondary care at Hutt Valley District Health Board providing outpatient clinics, ward consults and support and education for staff caring for those with respiratory conditions.
Betty is the vice chairperson and newsletter editor of the Respiratory Nurses Section of NZNO and a member of the Expert Advisory Group for the Asthma Respiratory Foundation of New Zealand.
Betty is passionate about respiratory nursing focusing on improving the health of those with respiratory conditions and advancing nursing practice to improve the quality of care provided to these patients.
Her research interests include COPD, Pulmonary Rehabilitation, and measuring outcomes of care.