Media Release - Australian College of Nursing

Action needed to bolster primary health care

October Federal Budget 2022-23 The Australian College of Nursing (ACN) has welcomed initiatives in last night’s Budget to address health inequalities in our community, but more needs to be done to provide safe and appropriate health care now and in the future. ACN CEO Adjunct Professor Kylie Ward FACN said as nurses, we worry about the impact of the rising cost of living on consumers, so it was…

Myra Sookraj-Baran

How do we best support consumers post-vaccination?

Consumers come to Nurse Immunisers for a variety of immunisations from birth until late adulthood. Whether it be the childhood vaccinations set out by the National Immunisation Program Schedule (NIPs), our recommended vaccinations to support our health during winter, or to protect ourselves and our loved ones as they age, immunisations are a regular part…

ACN Virtual Open Day

Interested? Register your interest Date & time TBC date 2023 Venue Virtual event – free entry Find out how to advance your nursing career Jump online for Virtual Open Day to learn more about studying with the Australian College of Nursing (ACN). Whether you are a nurse ready to upskill with a specialty graduate certificate…

Media Release - Australian College of Nursing

Nurse leadership must drive solutions to more than 9,000 nursing vacancies

The Australian College of Nursing (ACN) is calling for greater investments in nurse leadership and professional development in response to new data outlining the extent of Australia’s workforce shortages. Quarterly data from the National Skills Priority List released today, highlighted 9,266 advertised vacancies for registered nurses, making it the highest in-demand profession in Australia. Australian…