In case you hadn't heard, we are now the New South Wales Nurses and Midwives’ Association. History was made at Annual Conference this year when delegates voted overwhelmingly to change the name of the union to include midwives – the...
Union Shopper members Australia-wide can enter to win a fantastic Apple iPad 3 just by purchasing a product through the Electrical Purchasing Service from now until Friday 30 November 2012. Members will automatically receive an entry into the prize draw for each...
If you're an NSWNA member who works in aged care, we have a competition especially for you - and the prize is an overnight stay in the Blue Mountains.  Voting is underway in the LASA 2012 enterprise agreement and to...
Three bloggers are helping to run an energy-saving competition that's open to all Australian residents.  Climate Works Australia recently launched  the Empower Campaign  to help Australians lower their carbon footprint, one step at a time. The Low Carbon Growth Plan involves practical ways...
EDNAs are awards for women who have made a feminist difference, the unsung heroines who show commitment and determination. They're named after Edna Ryan (1904–97) who had a lifetime's involvement in campaigning for equal pay for women. There are 10 categories...
What do the HPV vaccine and our giveaway movie DVD Africa United have in common? Last week the Federal Minister for Health Tanya Plibersek announced that from next year, the Gardasil® vaccine will be available to schoolboys through the National...
Blue Hills Manor aged care facility in Prestons, southwest Sydney, has won our International Nurses Day photo contest, with a truly international celebration. All staff participated by dressing up and bringing in food from their country of origin. They shared a...
Entries to our International Nurses Day photo contest are now up on our Facebook page, ready to be voted for.  But you'll see that, because we weren't inundated with entries* (though the quality is excellent), we've extended the entry deadline to...
It's almost International Nurses Day (Florence Nightingale's birthday) - and lots of workplaces will be celebrating early today. This year's theme is Closing the Gap - From Evidence to Action. And the evidence shows clearly that there is a direct...
Stop press: we've extended the contest till Monday May 28! Send us your photo of nurses celebrating International Nurses Day and you could win two nights at Harrigan’s Irish Pub in the lovely village of Pokolbin in the Hunter Valley! Also...