Sydney University is looking for nurse alumni who would be willing to be mentors for newly graduated students as they make the transition from classroom to the workplace. Even though graduating nursing students have had 900 hours clinical experience, making...
This is the first of a three-part series on becoming a Registered Nurse in Australia. We’d love your comments and feedback so please share your experiences below. If you have a question about your own registration, please contact the Nursing...
Since the move of nursing education from  the hospital setting to the university setting, nurses have debated where the best place to educate the fledgling workforce is,  university or hospital? University-based education means nursing is seen as a profession with baseline...
Most young people who are about to graduate from university or any course go through stages of feeling unprepared or overwhelmed by the task ahead of them. So it's no wonder that one of our Nurse Uncut readers Jess...
An aged care nurse explains the attractions of the field. When you think of aged care, what comes to mind? Old helpless people, showers, making beds, smelly nursing homes (the types you see being sanctioned on TV)? Let’s face it,...