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Australia's best nurses and midwives: the search begins

23 November, 2021

Nominations for the 2022 HESTA Australian Nursing & Midwifery Awards have opened.

Nursing: 10-year plan to address workforce issues

22 November, 2021

The federal government has commenced consultation to develop a new Nurse Practitioner 10 Year Plan to address workforce issues and enhance delivery of care.

WA nurse charged for vaccine fraud

10 November, 2021

Western Australian Police have arrested and charged a 51-year-old Registered Nurse who allegedly pretended to administer COVID vaccine.

A Day in the Life of Registered Nurse Eloise Forster

19 October, 2021

Registered Nurse Eloise Forster shares her day at the Sandringham Hospital Emergency Room.

Opinion: Gender wage gap for nurses needs to close now

29 September, 2021 by Caglayan Yasan*

It is time that the gender wage gap for nurses is eliminated; women deserve equal pay for equal work.

Nursing: a profession under "enormous stress"

13 September, 2021 by Adjunct Professor Kylie Ward, CEO, Australian College of Nursing

Nursing, already under pressure, is reaching breaking point due to the pressures of COVID-19 and a disjointed healthcare system, including the acute, primary and aged care sectors.

Staffing Australia's aged-care future

18 August, 2021 by Jane Allman

There is an opportunity for higher education providers to step in and upskill Australia's registered aged-care workforce.

Better aged care starts with better workforce support

08 June, 2021 by Nick Bailey

Cloud-based technologies can ease a huge administrative burden and support the workforce through a better employee experience.

2021 HESTA Awards celebrate Australia's nurses and midwives

07 May, 2021

Last night's HESTA Australian Nursing & Midwifery Awards celebrated the critical contributions of Australia's nurses and midwives.

In Conversation: Scrubbing up to the challenge

09 April, 2021

When Van graduated and became a registered nurse, she struggled to find good-quality scrubs locally. Together with sister Linh, she established Scrub Lab.

We need nurses — how to motivate a new generation

08 December, 2020 by David Page*

We need nurses now more than ever before, but how do we motivate a new generation to join and remain in the profession?

NNT: dressing healthcare workers since 1962

18 September, 2020

At NNT, we are committed to creating uniforms that foster safety and confidence in our healthcare professionals' working lives.

'Caff-naps' boost alertness on the nightshift

02 September, 2020

UniSA research has found that coffee and a catnap could be the answer to staying alert on the nightshift, with the combination improving attention and reducing sleep inertia.

Nurses recognised in Queen's Birthday Honours

10 June, 2020

The Australian College of Nursing has welcomed the recognition of the profession's contribution to the community in this year's Queen's Birthday Honours.

Nurse Brave Rave: a tribute to nurses and midwives

21 May, 2020

Health Professionals Bank has inspired a thank-you video movement for the nurses on the frontline of the global health crisis.

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