The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) is once again offering The Joan Hardy Scholarship for students studying nursing. The Joan Hardy Scholarship is available for any student undertaking a study of nurses, nursing culture or practices, or historical aspects of nursing as...
New efforts to promote nursing careers outside the main cities are needed to encourage graduates to work in rural areas according to new research. Nursing students know little about initiatives and incentives aimed at reducing the shortage of rural and...
Applications are now open for the Unions NSW Union Summer 2019 Internship Program. Union Summer is a three-week program run by Unions NSW in conjunction with participating unions and runs from Tuesday 29 January through to Friday 17 February 2019. Successful...
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...
The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) is once again offering The Joan Hardy Scholarship for students studying nursing. The Joan Hardy Scholarship is available for any student undertaking a study of nurses, nursing culture or practices, or historical aspects of nursing as...
This post originally featured on HelloCare. Aged care is a growing industry. Australia’s ageing population means there is a greater need for more aged care facilities. In 2015-16 alone, there were 949 residential care providers who operated 195,825 places. And that...
With a lot of nurses and midwives graduating recently, there’s all sorts of encouragement and motivational speeches that help these students on their way. One nurse tells a rather unique story of her final days on placement… I had an...
1 - Being too friendly with patients Just wanted to chat to you buddy, didn’t want you to try and add me on Facebook. 2 - Asking “How was your meal?” to a ‘Nil by mouth’ patient Sorrrrry, forgot you can’t eat. 3...
Dr Peter Locke and his wife Carolyn (midwife) took a large group of volunteers to Africa earlier in 2017 to support communities and change lives with their medical and midwifery skills. Now they've created Globalinks Medical Foundation to continue...
Through Nurse Uncut, we want to make sure everyone's voice is heard throughout their entire career as a nurse or midwife. We've shared some fabulous stories before of recent graduates and nursing and midwifery students and we'd love to...