Grad firsts

Grad Firsts – Everyone cries

In the ‘Grad Firsts’ NurseClick Column, Stage Two Emerging Nurse Leader Emma Wright MACN provides personal and honest reflections on her recent experiences as a graduate nurse. The articles, which can be viewed in full here, are a great resource for those at the early stages of their journey through the nursing profession. I remember,…

Men in nursing guiding principles

View Fullscreen More resources Impact of COVID-19 on the nursing profession: managing repercussions, enabling opportunities 6 March 2023 / Position Statement, Disaster Health Second responder for callouts in rural, remote and isolated workplace settings 6 March 2023 / Position Statement, Rural and Remote Nursing Nursing leadership in diversity and inclusion guiding principles 2 February 2021…

Australian bushfires

What I learned volunteering my nursing skills for disaster relief

By Louise Lommerse MACN  Stage Four ACN Emerging Nurse Leader Since 2017, I have been part of a volunteer organisation called Disaster Relief Australia (DRA). DRA is a veteran-led organisation that rapidly deploys disaster relief teams domestically and internationally. This organisation provides a purpose for veterans, emergency first responders, health professionals and civilians to serve and assist others in times of need.…

Media Release - Australian College of Nursing

Australian College of Nursing seeks more scholarships and support for nurses in budget submission

The Australian College of Nursing (ACN) asks the Australian Government to provide more support for nurses entering the workforce and targeted scholarships for future and advancing nurses, in its pre-budget submission. ACN’s submission outlines policies to support the continuation of Australians receiving the highest quality of health care. A key recommendation calls on the Australian…