Five podcasts for nurses

Podcasts are a great way to pass time, make you think outside your bubble, learn something new on your commute or even provide some entertainment while you complete household chores. Below are our tips for some great podcasts to listen to, which are especially relevant if you are in nursing or health care. Ausmed Handover…

Honouring our past – nurses to be commemorated in the 2018 Australian War Memorial Last Post Ceremony

In order to reflect and remember the stories of individual Australians on the Australian War Memorial’s (AWM) Honour Roll, the AWM holds daily Last Post Ceremonies, choosing one particular man or woman to commemorate each afternoon at 4.55pm.   The 2018 schedule for the Australian War Memorial Last Post Ceremonies includes seven Australian service nurses.…

Disaster nursing: Are you really prepared and have you asked the right questions? (PART 2)

by Matt Luther FACN Disaster nursing: Are you really prepared and have you asked the right questions? (PART 1) provided an overview of disasters and the role of nursing, Part 2 below introduces international perspectives on preparedness for disaster nursing. Let us know what you think in the comments. Projecting into the international disaster response space, Hammad…