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This International Refugee Week, NSW Nurses and Midwives' Association General Secretary Brett Holmes writes about why nurses and midwives are standing up for the rights of those seeking asylum on our shores. As nurses and midwives, we believe the health...
Not all of us go to uni straight out of school. Some of us come in to it with kids, jobs and a whole other life outside university. Here are 5 tips to help you through as a mature...
We know that most nurses and midwives will work night shifts at some stage in their careers. Here's our best tips for helping you get to sleep during the day Avoid light before going to bed Light tells your body that...
I once worked with a nurse who, when I asked "How did you decide to do orthopaedic nursing?" she replied, "what? I haven't decided anything, I'm still not sure what I want to do when I ...
NSW maternity units are in crisis, with many facing mass shortages of midwifery staff, which is potentially putting babies and mothers at risk.
The Continence Foundation of Australia in New South Wales Inc. is very pleased to present the 2019 State Conference for health professionals with a special interest in continence management. Continence problems can affect any patient in any specialty and significantly complicate management. This year’s conference, ‘Breaking...
It's the end of another month and we've had some fantastic blog posts and forum discussions during October. It's fantastic to see nurses supporting Nurse Uncut, the community site for Australian nurses where you can share tips and advice, good news stories...
It was a morning shift, my first day as a nurse. We were in the nurses' station of a 30 bedded medical-surgical ward...listening to the handover that the night staff was giving in a low soft...
Nurse Nik gives us her top tips for surviving those dreaded Easter cravings. I have always really enjoyed working at Easter. Not because of the chocolate. It’s always for the penalty rates, of course. But, it also has its downside…...