Here's how social media reacted to Premier Berejiklian's announcement of 5,000 new nurses for NSW.
Nurses and health staff are putting their own health, and the health of their patients, at risk by working too many hours and suffering from fatigue. Fiona McDonald, an associate lecturer in the Faculty...
We asked NSWNMA branches across the state to show their support for the Ratios put patient safety first campaign by decorating their 'desk' - or workspace - with  streamers, badges, small posters and balloons. We want to improve and...
A number of aged care nurses have told their story on Nurse Uncut over the past few weeks, many describing violence but every single one emphasising how overworked they are. It’s imperative we achieve nurse-to-residents ratios in aged care...
Nurse Liz McCall is urging you to make sure we win nurse-to-patient ratios at this year's NSW election.
The NSW Nurses and Midwives’ Association has welcomed an election commitment by NSW Labor to employ 840 additional nurses in emergency departments and paediatric wards and mandate nurse-to-patient ratios under new legislation. General Secretary of the NSWNMA Brett Holmes said the commitment was evidence...
Yet another new study shows the benefit of registered-nurse-to-patient-ratios - but there are still no minimum requirements for RNs or even nursing assistants in aged care across Australia. Read on... Death rates are higher on hospital wards with fewer nurses, according to...
Strictly for fun today, we've done a parody video of one of the biggest hits of the past few years... We think you'll agree that this song was made for nurses and midwives! Play the video through YouTube below.
A guest post by Edward Makepeace RN. Edward has been a member of the NSW Nurses and Midwives Association (NSWNMA) since 2010 and became very active in the Safe Patient Care campaign that year. Along with many others, his efforts...
Last Friday nurses and midwives right across the state visited their local MP's office to let them know how we feel about the state Government's flat rejection of our claim for improved and extended  ratios (not to mention that...