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...
Today, as our Christian brothers and sisters celebrate and commemorate Lent season, I was asked to reflect. A circumstance had arisen that made me take a moment to reflect on who am I as a nurse. In my...
NSW Health data shows a need to increase HIV testing among heterosexual men who have sex with other men. These men may be in heterosexual relationships, be married, have children and/or come from a range of cultural and socio-economic...
The NSW Nurses and Midwives' Association and Nurse Uncut proudly support the 16 Days of Activism from 25 November to 10 December, to raise awareness for global action on violence against women and girls.   More than 70,000 Australians (calls and...
Nurses and midwives are experiencing low wage growth due to Government policies.
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...
Around 140 Australian nursing-home residents took their own lives between 2000 and 2013, our new study shows. Published in the International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, the study is the first to examine the number and patterns of suicide in...
Nurses need to be involved in the design and implementation of new technology in the workplace, according to speakers at the NSWNA Professional Day. By 1 July next year, the frameworks underpinning the national e-health system will be in place,...
NSW Nurses and Midwives' Association General Secretary Brett Holmes pens this statement for this National Sorry Day. Today the NSW Nurses and Midwives’ Association acknowledges National Sorry Day and pays our deep respect to all those First Australians who have...
Many of our elderly suffer the pain and frustration of having a chronic ulcer. At the Australian Wound Management Association (AWMA) annual conference in Perth, it was discussed with Dr Braden just how much the treatment...
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