Languages: English, Samoan
Irata Passi is a Registered Nurse and works with patients at our clinic. She is responsible for communicating between patients and doctors, observing and recording patient’s conditions, providing support to patients and their families, educating the community on disease management, nutritional plans and medical conditions. Irata did her initial nursing training in Samoa in the late 1980’s, before migrating to New Zealand in 1997 and transferring her qualifications through MIT. She has worked at Auckland Hospital and as a practice nurse in another South Auckland clinic, before joining South Seas in 2006. Irata speaks Samoan and English.