The Climate and Health Alliance’s (CAHA) scorecard has delivered a scathing review of the Liberals’ and Nationals’ plan for climate and health. In the release of their Election scorecard, the Alliance has scored both Coalition parties a 0/8 on a...
With the Federal Election just around the corner, Nurse Uncut investigates if your wages and penalty rates will be better off under Labor or the Coalition. With the major parties battling over so-called “Middle Australia”, there’s never been a more...
Professor Jim Gillespie writes about Australia's love affair with our universal healthcare system, and why messing with it would be electoral suicide.  Labor’s 2016 “Mediscare” has entered political memory as a campaign tactic that almost changed the game in that...
The Morrison Government's Medicare Guarantee fund is just a dishonest accounting trick, says the Grattan Institutes's Stephen Duckett. Treasurer Scott Morrison pulled a health-related rabbit out of his hat on budget night, announcing the government will “guarantee” the future of...
The pending termination of Israel Folau’s contract over offensive comments is a straightforward contractual matter, according to a leading lawyer, and nothing else. The concept holds true for the conduct of nurses and midwives. According to lawyer Michael Bradley,...
Nurses and midwives are calling on all governments to work with our professions to support the health and wellbeing of our community. There are currently 374,216 nurses and midwives registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia. Nurses and midwives,...
We are a community-based NGO in Arusha, Tanzania, called Walk in Love http://walkinlovetz.org/ and we are looking for volunteers! We are looking for couples, or two friends, who feel competent and comfortable to live in Arusha for 1-3 months. We have a...
A comprehensive survey of international workers and temporary migrants in Australia has found a third earned $12 an hour or less, or half the legal minimum wage.
This election, vote for a party that will deliver nurse-to-patient ratios in NSW.
Nurse Chris tells us what he thinks of the Berejiklian Government’s plans to magically recruit 5000 nurses in the current climate. I’m so glad the Premier has just promised 5000 new nurses to be added to the work force. I’m...