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How to navigate complex ethical dilemmas

17 June, 2019 by Vanessa Pigrum*

When our care system is in crisis, how do hospitals decide how to distribute scarce resources? We address the ethical dilemmas.


Hospital violence: we can reduce it

19 November, 2018 by Laini Bennett

Dr Michael Wong survived a vicious knife attack in the foyer of the hospital where he worked. He believes much can be done to improve hospital security.


Preparing for a death

12 November, 2018

Inevitably, healthcare workers will be faced with the imminent death of a patient. Author and nurse Sallie Tisdale provides advice on how to manage.


Nurses: put your health 1st

31 August, 2018

A new Australian College of Nurses program encourages nurses to remember to look after their own health and wellbeing.


Anti-racism training required for nurses

23 August, 2018

A new study has found that nurses, in particular child health nurses, would benefit from anti-discriminatory education and training.


Public hospital admissions growing faster than private

30 May, 2018

Admissions to Australian public hospitals are growing at a faster rate than private hospitals, according to a new study.


A Day in the Life: Hardik Jani, a Spotless Work Health & Safety Advisor

07 May, 2018

Jani is based on-site at Bendigo Hospital, Victoria. He plays a key role in driving a safe culture by engaging, advising and mentoring the facility management team to mitigate risks and maintain safety management systems.


Health, aged care workers taking on too much work

30 November, 2017

The situation is likely to worsen as the population ages.


Violence against medical staff escalating

14 September, 2017

Violence against nurses and midwives is on the rise, according to research carried out by CQUniversity.


Job ads for healthcare and medical industry rising

24 July, 2017

The nursing sector in particular is seeing increased numbers of ads year on year.


AMA develops online fatigue-assessment tool

21 February, 2017

Fatigue and its implications are a profession-wide concern that can put at risk the health and safety of both patients and doctors.


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