Doctor Jed Montayre

Doctor Jed Montayre

Senior Lecturer,
School of Nursing and Midwifery


Dr Jed Montayre is a senior lecturer in the School of Nursing & Midwifery. Jed has a strong clinical background in gerontology and medical-surgical nursing.  He is an experienced nurse academic, who has worked in the Philippines and New Zealand. Jed’s teaching areas include gerontology and aged care nursing. Jed’s research focuses on age-friendly communities, ageing and health, cardiovascular health of migrant populations, nursing policy and workforce issues. Jed developed the curriculum for the  Master of Ageing, Wellbeing and Sustainability course in the School of Nursing and Midwifery.

Jed’s reputation and expertise in nursing and gerontology research resulted to various professional organisations’ national committee appointments. Jed served as a member of the Nursing Council of New Zealand Registrant and Education Quality Committee. He was also the chairperson of the New Zealand Nurses Organisation (NZNO) Nursing Research Section and was an executive committee member of the New Zealand Association of Gerontology. Currently, Jed is an executive committee member of Australian Association of Gerontology (AAG)- NSW Chapter.

In September 2016, Jed received the New Zealand Nurses’ Organisation (NZNO)-Young Nurse of the Year Award, a national award that celebrates the exemplary work of nurses in the younger age group. The award recognised his early-career contribution to gerontology nursing and research. In September 2018, Jed  is one of the only 26 nurses selected from applicants all over the world, to participate in the Global Nursing Leadership Institute Policy Programme hosted by International Council of Nurses.

Jed led an international team for a project commissioned and funded by the World Health Organisation to conduct a review of the community-based age-friendly interventions and programs as part of the WHO and UN Decade of Healthy Ageing 2020-2030 initiative. Jed has written and published several research papers on influence of culture to health, transitions, adjustments and acculturation experience of older immigrants into the mainstream societies. Jed is an associate editor of Australasian Journal on Ageing.

This information has been contributed by Doctor Montayre.


  • PhD University of Bohol

Professional Memberships

  • Australian Association of Gerontology (2020)
  • Sigma Theta Tau International, Xi Omircron (2020)
  • Australian College of Nursing (2020)


  • ICN Global Nursing Leadership Institute Scholar 2018 2018-09-14
  • New Zealand Young Nurse of the Year 2016-09-08
  • Australian College of Nursing (ACN) Foundation Policy Fellowship 2021-01-05


  • Bioscience
  • Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Populations
  • Gerontology
  • Nursing Leadership and Policy
  • Nursing Workforce Issues

Organisational Unit (School / Division)

  • School of Nursing and Midwifery


  • New Zealand Association of Gerontology
  • New Zealand Nurses Organisation- Research Section
  • Nursing Council of New Zealand- Registrant and Education Quality Committee
  • New Zealand Nurses Organisation- Gerontology Nurses College
  • Australian Association of Gerontology- NSW


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Location: 7.G.11

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Current Teaching Areas

  • 400837 Health and Socio-political Issues in Aged Care
  • 401417 Ageing in Place: Wellbeing and Sustainability
  • 401418 Optimising Contribution of Older People


Chapters in Books

  • Montayre, J., Macdiarmid, R., McDonald, E. and Saravanakumar, P. (2019), 'Urinary system', Applied Anatomy & Physiology: An Interdisciplinary Approach, Elsevier 9780729543194.
  • Bryant, R., Montayre, J. and Bernoth, M. (2017), 'The older person in acute care', Healthy Ageing and Aged Care, Oxford University Press 9780195597585.

Journal Articles

  • Montayre, J. and Ho, M. (2021), 'Factors associated with ED use among new Asian immigrants in New Zealand : a cross-sectional analysis of secondary data', Journal of Emergency Nursing, vol 47, no 1 , pp 157 - 166.
  • Montayre, J., Ramjan, L., Maneze, D., Ho, M., Maceri, A. and Salamonson, Y. (2021), '"Connecting the dots" : the transfer of bioscience knowledge by new graduate nurses to the clinical setting : a qualitative study', Nurse Education Today, vol 97 .
  • Lim, A., Garriock, J., Moody, I., Frischtak, H., Montayre, J. and Arroll, B. (2021), '[In Press] Potentially inappropriate medicines for older adults with intellectual disability : clinical implications from a medication audit', Australasian Journal on Ageing, .
  • Chang, H., Ho, M., Traynor, V., Tang, L., Liu, M., Chien, H., Chan, S. and Montayre, J. (2021), 'Mandarin version of dementia and driving decision aid (DDDA) : development and stakeholder evaluation in Taiwan', International Journal of Older People Nursing, vol 16, no 3 .
  • Ho, M., Traynor, V., Chen, K., Montayre, J., Lin, Y. and Chang, H. (2021), 'Delirium care knowledge of critical care nurses : a multiple-choice question based quiz', Nursing in Critical Care, vol 26, no 3 , pp 190 - 200.
  • Ho, M., Chu, F., Lin, Y., Montayre, J., Chuang, Y., Liu, M. and Chang, C. (2021), '[In Press] Factors associated with comfort as perceived by older people living in long-term care facilities', Collegian, .
  • Oda, K., Montayre, J., Parsons, J. and Boyd, M. (2021), 'Oral care in hospital settings : breaking the vicious circle of older adult deconditioning', Journal of Gerontological Nursing, vol 47, no 6 , pp 7 - 12.
  • Liu, M., Ho, M., Montayre, J., Wang, Y. and Lin, C. (2021), '[In Press] Palliative care development in Asia Pacific region : a review of assessment indicators', Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, .
  • Saravanakumar, P., Garrett, N., Wissen, K., Montayre, J. and McBride-Henry, K. (2021), '[In Press] Social connectedness and self-perceived health of older adults in New Zealand', Health and Social Care in the Community, .
  • Ho, M., Yu, L., Lin, P., Chang, H., Traynor, V., Huang, W., Montayre, J. and Chen, K. (2021), 'Effects of a simulation-based education programme on delirium care for critical care nurses : a randomized controlled trial', Journal of Advanced Nursing, vol 77, no 8 , pp 3483 - 3493.
  • Boon-Nanai, J., Thaggard, S. and Montayre, J. (2021), '[In Press] 'I just want to be a grandmother, not a caregiver for their kids' : perceptions of childminding among Pacific grandparents living in Aotearoa, New Zealand', Health and Social Care in the Community, .
  • Adolfo, C., Almazan, J., Cruz, J., Albougami, A., Roque, M. and Montayre, J. (2021), '[In Press] Saudi Arabian nurses' workaholic tendencies and their predictive role in professional quality of life', Perspectives in Psychiatric Care, .
  • Neville, S., Montayre, J., Napier, S., Macdiarmid, R., Holroyd, E., Britnell, S. and Ripley, P. (2021), 'Blended learning in Aotearoa New Zealand and Australian programmes that lead to registration as a nurse : an integrative review', Nursing Praxis in Aotearoa New Zealand, vol 37, no 2 , pp 7 - 23.
  • Al-Amer, R., Maneze, D., Everett, B., Montayre, J., Villarosa, A., Dwekat, E. and Salamonson, Y. (2021), '[In Press] COVID-19 vaccination intention in the first year of the pandemic : a systematic review', Journal of Clinical Nursing, .
  • Smith, B., Rojo, J., Everett, B., Montayre, J., Sierra, J. and Salamonson, Y. (2021), '[In Press] Professional success of men in the nursing workforce : an integrative review', Journal of Nursing Management, .
  • Ho, M., Nealon, J., Igwe, E., Traynor, V., Chang, H., Chen, K. and Montayre, J. (2021), '[In Press] Postoperative delirium in older patients : a systematic review of assessment and incidence of postoperative delirium', Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing, .
  • Ho, M., Montayre, J., Chang, H., Joo, J., Sistani, M., Lin, Y., Traynor, V., Chang, C. and Liu, M. (2020), 'Validation and evaluation of the Mandarin version of the oral health literacy adult quesionnaire in Taiwan', Public Health Nursing, vol 37, no 2 , pp 303 - 309.
  • Montayre, J., Neville, S., Wright-St Clair, V., Holroyd, E. and Adams, J. (2020), 'Older Filipino immigrants' reconfiguration of traditional filial expectations : a focus ethnographic study', Contemporary Nurse, vol 56, no 1 , pp 1 - 13.
  • Montayre, J., Thaggard, S. and Carney, M. (2020), 'Views on the use of the term 'elder orphans' : a qualitative study', Health and Social Care in the Community, vol 28, no 2 , pp 341 - 346.
  • Ho, M., Chen, K., Montayre, J., Liu, M., Chang, C., Traynor, V., Hsiao, S., Chang, H. and Chiu, H. (2020), 'Diagnostic test accuracy meta-analysis of PRE-DELIRIC (PRediction of DELIRium in ICu patients) : a delirium prediction model in intensive care practice', Intensive and Critical Care Nursing, vol 57 .
  • Adams, J., Coquilla, R., Montayre, J., Manalastas, E. and Neville, S. (2020), '[In Press] Views about HIV and sexual health among gay and bisexual Filipino men living in New Zealand', International Journal of Health Promotion and Education, .
  • Montayre, J., Neville, S., Dunn, I., Shrestha-Ranjit, J. and Wright-St. Clair, V. (2020), 'What makes community-based physical activity programs for culturally and linguistically diverse older adults effects? : a systematic review', Australasian Journal on Ageing, vol 39, no 4 , pp 331 - 340.
  • Geia, L., Baird, K., Bail, K., Barclay, L., Bennett, J., Best, O., Birks, M., Blackley, L., Blackman, R., Bonner, A., Bryant, R., Buzzacott, C., Campbell, S., Catling, C., Chamberlain, C., Cox, L., Cross, W., Cruickshank, M., Cummins, A., Dahlen, H., Daly, J., Darbyshire, P., Davidson, P., Denny-Wilson, E., De Souza, R., Doyle, K., Drummond, A., Duff, J., Duffield, C., Dunning, T., East, L., Elliott, D., Elmir, R., Fergie, D., Ferguson, C., Fernandez, R., Flower, D., Foureur, M., Fowler, C., Fry, M., Gorman, E., Grant, J., Gray, J., Halcomb, E., Hart, B., Hartz, D., Hazelton, M., Heaton, L., Hickman, L., Homer, C., Hungerford, C., Hutton, A., Jackson, D., Johnson, A., Kelly, M., Kitson, A., Knight, S., Levett-Jones, T., Lindsay, D., Lovett, R., Luck, L., Malloy, L., Manias, E., Mannix, J., Marriott, R., Martin, M., Massey, D., McCloughen, A., McGough, S., McGrath, L., Mills, J., Mitchell, B., Mohamed, J., Montayre, J., Moroney, T., Moyle, W., Moxham, L., Northam, H., Nowlan, S., O'Brien, T., Ogunsiji, O., Patterson, C., Pennington, K., Peters, K., Phillips, J., Power, T., Procter, N., Ramjan, L., Ramsay, N., Rasmussen, B., Rihari-Thomas, J., Rind, B., Robinson, M., Roche, M., Sainsbury, K., Salamonson, Y., Sherwood, J., Shields, L., Sim, J., Skinner, I., Smallwood, G., Smallwood, R., Stewart, L., Taylor, S., Usher, K., Virdun, C., Wannell, J., Ward, R., West, C., West, R., Wilkes, L., Williams, R., Wilson, R., Wynaden, D. and Wynne, R. (2020), 'A unified call to action from Australian nursing and midwifery leaders : ensuring that Black Lives Matter', Contemporary Nurse, vol 56, no 4 , pp 297 - 308.
  • Ho, M., Chang, H., Liu, M., Yuan, L. and Montayre, J. (2020), 'Effectiveness of acupoint pressure on older people with constipation in nursing homes : a double-blind quasi-experimental study', Contemporary Nurse, vol 56, no 5-6 , pp 417 - 427.
  • Alex, J., Salamonson, Y., Ramjan, L., Montayre, J., Fitzsimons, J. and Ferguson, C. (2020), 'The impact of educational interventions for patients living with indwelling urinary catheters : a scoping review', Contemporary Nurse, vol 56, no 4 , pp 309 - 330.
  • Thaggard, S., Boon-Nanai, J., Tautolo, E. and Montayre, J. (2020), '[In Press] Experiences of elder abuse in Pacific Island communities of Aotearoa New Zealand : a cultural lens', Journal of Population Ageing, .
  • Spencer, J., Damanik, R., Ho, M., Montayre, J., Traynor, V., Chang, C. and Chang, H. (2020), '[In Press] Review of food intake difficulty assessment tools for people with dementia', Western Journal of Nursing Research, .
  • Salvage, J., Montayre, J. and Gunn, M. (2019), 'Being effective at the top table : developing nurses' policy leadership competencies', International Nursing Review, vol 66, no 4 , pp 449 - 452.
  • Adams, J., Coquilla, R., Montayre, J. and Neville, S. (2019), 'Knowledge of HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis among immigrant Asian gay men living in New Zealand', Journal of Primary Health Care, vol 11, no 4 , pp 351 - 358.
  • Gautam, S., Neville, S. and Montayre, J. (2019), 'What is known about the spirituality in older adults living in residential care facilities? : an integrative review', International Journal of Older People Nursing, vol 14, no 2 .
  • Montayre, J., Dimalapang, E., Sparks, T. and Neville, S. (2019), 'New Zealand nursing students' perceptions of biosciences : a cross-sectional survey of relevance to practice, teaching delivery, self-competence and challenges', Nurse Education Today, vol 79 , pp 48 - 53.
  • Montayre, J., Montayre, J. and Thaggard, S. (2019), 'The elder orphan in healthcare settings : an integrative review', Journal of Population Ageing, vol 12, no 4 , pp 515 - 532.
  • Thaggard, S. and Montayre, J. (2019), 'Elder orphans' experiences of advance planning and informal support network', SAGE Open, vol 9, no 3 .
  • Thaggard, S. and Montayre, J. (2019), '"There was no-one I could turn to because I was ashamed" : shame in the narratives of women affected by IPV', Women's Studies International Forum, vol 74 , pp 218 - 223.
  • Montayre, J., Neville, S., Wright-St Clair, V., Holroyd, E. and Adams, J. (2019), 'Late-life living and care arrangements of older Filipino New Zealanders', Journal of Clinical Nursing, vol 28, no 3-4 , pp 480 - 488.
  • Montayre, J., De-Arth, J., Shrestha-Ranjit, J., Neville, S. and Holroyd, E. (2019), 'Challenges and adjustments in maintaining health and well-being of older Asian immigrants in New Zealand : an integrative review', Australasian Journal on Ageing, vol 38, no 3 , pp 154 - 172.
  • Montayre, J. (2019), 'Health and culture : a critical analysis based on studies conducted on older Asian-New Zealanders', Pacific Health, vol 2 .
  • Neville, S., Montayre, J. and Jackson, D. (2019), 'What's in a name : how nursing positions older people negatively', Journal of Clinical Nursing, vol 28, no 11-12 , pp 2033 - 2034.
  • Almeida, S. and Montayre, J. (2019), 'An integrative review of nurse-led virtual clinics', Nursing Praxis in New Zealand, vol 35, no 1 , pp 18 - 28.
  • Kampblijambi, J., Montayre, J., Saravanakumar, P. and Holroyd, E. (2018), 'Losing blood and saving lives : recognising the problems and impacts', Midwifery, vol 67 , pp 18 - 25.
  • Montayre, J. and Sparks, T. (2018), 'As I haven't seen a T-cell, video-streaming helps : nursing students' preference towards online learning materials for biosciences', Collegian, vol 25, no 5 , pp 487 - 492.
  • Neville, S., Wright-St Clair, V., Montayre, J., Adams, J. and Larmer, P. (2018), 'Promoting age-friendly communities : an integrative review of inclusion for older immigrants', Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology, vol 33, no 4 , pp 427 - 440.
  • Neville, S., Adams, J., Montayre, J., Larmer, P., Garrett, N., Stephens, C. and Alpass, F. (2018), 'Loneliness in men 60 years and over : the association with purpose in life', American Journal of Men's Health, vol 12, no 4 , pp 730 - 739.
  • Montayre, J., Montayre, J. and Thaggard, S. (2018), 'Culturally and linguistically diverse older adults and mainstream long-term care facilities', Research in Gerontological Nursing, vol 11, no 5 , pp 265 - 276.
  • Montayre, J., Montayre, J. and Holroyd, E. (2018), 'The global Filipino nurse : an integrative review of Filipino nurses' work experiences', Journal of Nursing Management, vol 26, no 4 , pp 338 - 347.
  • Montayre, J. (2018), 'Nursing the future : braving possibilities, challenges and dilemmas', Nursing Praxis in New Zealand, vol 34, no 1 , pp 5 - 6.
  • Montayre, J., Neville, S. and Holroyd, E. (2017), 'Moving backwards, moving forward : the experiences of older Filipino migrants adjusting to life in New Zealand', International Journal of Qualitative Studies on Health and Well-Being, vol 12, no 1 .
  • Ramsay, S., Montayre, J., Egli, V. and Holroyd, E. (2017), 'Migrant caregiving for family members with mild cognitive impairment : an ethnographic study', Contemporary Nurse, vol 53, no 3 , pp 322 - 334.
  • Montayre, J. and Montayre, J. (2017), 'Nursing work in long-term care : an integrative review', Journal of Gerontological Nursing, vol 43, no 11 , pp 41 - 49.
  • Montayre, J. and Sparks, T. (2017), 'Important yet unnecessary : nursing students' perceptions of anatomy and physiology laboratory sessions', Teaching and Learning in Nursing, vol 12, no 3 , pp 216 - 219.
  • Montayre, J. (2017), 'What makes gerontology nursing a specialty?', Kai Tiaki: Nursing New Zealand, vol 23, no 10 , pp 17 - 17.
  • Montayre, J. (2017), 'Filipino nurses in aged care : not deskilling at all', Nursing Review, vol 17, no 3 , pp 31 - 31.
  • Montayre, J., Montayre, J. and Bandong, C. (2016), 'Family and caregiving values : factors influencing career choice of Filipino nursing students', University of the Visayas Journal of Research, vol 10, no 1 , pp 15 - 20.
  • Montayre, J. (2016), 'Migrant nurses need more support', Kai Tiaki: Nursing New Zealand, vol 22, no 5 , pp 2 - 2.
  • Montayre, J. (2015), 'Negativity surrounds aged-care nursing', Kai Tiaki: Nursing New Zealand, vol 21, no 10 , pp 27, 39 - .
  • Montayre, J. (2015), 'Critical thinking in nursing education : addressing the theory-practice gap', Nursing Review, vol 15, no 4 , pp 25 - 25.

Jed’s research areas include:

  • ageing
  • age-friendly communities
  • ethnogerontology
  • social gerontology
  • influence of culture on health
  • migrant health
  • pedagogical issues in teaching biosciences to nurses and nursing students
  • nursing education and nursing workforce development

This information has been contributed by Doctor Montayre.

Previous Projects

Title: Creating Age-friendly communities in rural and remote areas: a scoping review
  • World Health Organization
Western Researchers: Jed Montayre and Jann Foster
Years: 2021-03-04 - 2021-05-30
ID: P00026971
Title: Market Analysis - Aged Care Services - Stage One
Western Researchers: Nicky Morrison, Ann Dadich, Maria Estela Varua, Felicitas Evangelista, Jed Montayre and Diana Karamacoska
Years: 2020-11-23 - 2020-12-28
ID: P00026930


Current Supervision

Thesis Title: Caregiving and support pathways for culturally and linguistically diverse people living with dementia: The CATALYST Study
Field of Research:
Thesis Title: The impact of educational interventions for patients living with indwelling urinary catheters
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Thesis Title: The Learning and Professional Development Needs of Expert Nurses: Redefining the Expert Role and Expert Knowledge
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Thesis Title: Improving peri-operative experiences of older adults patients from CALD backgrounds: a co-design approach
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Title: Are you an elder orphan?
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Title: Elder orphans, who are they?
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