Every day in nursing is different, which is why it’s so incredibly important to know how to bounce right back. Here are our top 5 tips on how to deal with shifts that can get the better of you. ...
Are you a nurse looking to take that next step in your career? Forge your career path in Mental Health studies. This year a number of nurses graduated with a Master of Applied Mental Health Studies from the Health Education and...
National Pain Week is an annual initiative run by Chronic Pain Australia. This year, the week runs from 23 – 29 July 2018, and seeks to build awareness of the experience of people living with chronic pain. Chronic pain –...
“I had never considered a career in mental health nursing until I completed my mental health placement through university.” – Luke, Mental Health Nurse Much like all nurses and midwives, mental health nurses come from many different walks of life...
Hot on Health is hot online. Its creator and star, primary health nurse Robbie Bedbrook, explains why he created it. The biggest lesson I have learned as a nurse, and as a person, is that there is no healthcare without...
This Friday lunchtime, we're throwing a Health Week Twitter party for Australian nurses and midwives*. How does a party work? Between 11am-2pm AEST, we'll be tweeting about our experience within the health system - how the cuts are tying...
Coral Levett writes: Some of you may have heard of the Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet - an innovative web resource that is helping to ‘close the gap’ between the health of indigenous and other Australians by providing the evidence base...
This year the NSW Nurses and Midwives Association is taking a leap into the social media future with an Instagram action for International Midwives and Nurses Week - which is next week! (IMD is Monday 5 May and IND...
Today’s guest post about nurses and social media is by Rhonda Wilson MHN. Rhonda is a mental health nurse, clinician, researcher and teacher. Her specialist research and clinical areas include the emergent mental health problems of young rural people,...
Last weekend some young Sydney nurses found themselves at the centre of a 'selfie' scandal, perhaps even facing dismissal. In case you hadn't noticed, the 'selfie' has become a social media phenomenon - since smartphones became ubiquitous a few years...