A study conducted by the Columbia University School of Nursing has found an association between nursing understaffing and healthcare associated infections (HAIs), resulting in billions added to healthcare costs annually. The study, which examined more than 100,000 patients, found that...
In a world-first study, researchers have found legislated ratios not only save lives, but also save governments millions of dollars. Speaking at the Queensland Nurses and Midwives Union Annual Conference, Dr Matthew McHugh revealed the results of his University of...
With the election looming this week, Nurse Uncut investigates whether the NSW Liberal and National Coalition are really delivering 5000 new nurses and midwives to the NSW public health system, or if it’s just rhetoric to get them across...
This election, vote for a party that will deliver nurse-to-patient ratios in NSW.
Midwife Terrin Illingworth reckons Berejiklian's baby bundles all about buying votes this election.
Nurse Liz McCall is urging you to make sure we win nurse-to-patient ratios at this year's NSW election.
Nurse Erin Francis knows that we can make nurse-to-patient ratios a reality - if we just vote for it.
NSW Emergency Departments aren't coping with increased demand.
It’s further evidence that safe nurse-to-patient ratios are needed across the board.
Nursing staff numbers need intensive care.