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Nursing experiences

Are you employed as a casual but don't know how it compares? Or maybe you'd like to be permanent? Ben from the NSW Nurses and Midwives' Association (NSWNMA) breaks down a lot of what it means to be casual...
Nurses and midwives aged between 18 and 69 are called to participate in psychological and metabolic research, conducted in the Neuroscience Research Unit, at the University of Technology, Sydney. The experimental protocol is simple, non-invasive and will take approximately 1...
Comedian Georgie Carroll (as seen on Have You Been Paying Attention, Melbourne Comedy Gala) has a hilarious hour of nurse stand up coming to Sydney Comedy Festival! And she is offering 4 double passes to give away to NSWNMA...
A powerful and moving drama filled with insight and poignancy that is derived directly from the true stories of five remarkable women during the First World War. Be transported by a short film into Sister Mary 'Margorie' Marr's autograph book....
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…...
A former Aged Care nurse manager speaks of the incredible issues abounding in the sector, and why she decided to take a ‘dignified exit’. A lot has to be said for how any industry treats its people. I want...
NSWNMA Assistant Secretary, Judith Kiejda, outlines why sexual harassment at work should be considered a safety issue in order to make real change. It’s a year since the stories of now-disgraced Hollywood producer, Harvey Weinstein first began to hit the...
SBS television program Insight is working on a show looking at anxiety and ways to treat it. They want to hear from nurses and midwives who have seen significant improvement in their anxiety and what worked for them. If you're a nurse...
Mark Quealy is a Registered Nurse who is taking part in the Sydney To The Gong: Ride to fight MS on Sunday November 4 this year. Unfortunately it is so popular that 10,000 riders have already signed up and...
The following letter by Angela Pridham originally appeared in the September edition of The Lamp.  Over the last six months our elderly parents (90 & 91) were admitted to the local public hospital on three occasions between them. Our experience...