The Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation (ANMF) is seeking accurate information about how many newly graduated nurses and midwives have secured jobs in the professions. The ANMF is asking new grads to sign up to their grads group - simply fill in...
The Australian College of Mental Health Nurses (ACMHN) is inviting all nurses and midwives to join them in calling for Prime Minister Scott Morrison and Federal MPs to evacuate over 85 children and their families from Nauru and Manus Island.  NSW Nurses...
Coral Levett was honoured to be guest speaker at this year's citizenship ceremony at the Australian Maritime Museum in Sydney. The ceremony included around 20 nurses and midwives. Here Coral reflects on Australian citizenship. I had the great privilege on...
Nurses and other health professionals take a stand to prevent nuclear catastrophe.
Judith Kiejda, Assistant General Secretary of the NSW Nurses and Midwives Association, spoke at the ACTU Congress in Melbourne today on union determination to oppose federal government cuts to the paid parental leave scheme (PPL). Here is Judith's speech as...
Australia is facing a healthcare emergency. The Abbott Government’s cuts to health have begun. From this week, the Government begins its systematic slashing of more than $50 billion of health funding to the states and territories. The Government will then ask the...
The Australian Nursing & Midwifery Federation officially supports a law for voluntary euthanasia and a Bill is coming up very soon in South Australia. The ANMF is a partner in this powerful Go Gentle Australia campaign to ask people to...
The Federal Government has appointed an expert panel to review current regulations on Australian employers accessing skilled labour from offshore, including nurses and midwives. The Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation will be making a submission to the panel, focusing in particular on...
The Royal Commission into aged care has begun its 18-month investigation into the quality and safety of Australia’s residential aged-care system. Topping the list of priorities is to uncover substandard care, mistreatment and abuse,...
South Australian nurses were on the verge of industrial action but instead had a win in court. A legal battle last Friday in the South Australian Industrial Relations Commission between the SA Government and the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation...