Meet the Faculties Part One

Meet the Faculties Part One

Earlier this year, the Australian College of Nursing (ACN) debuted our new Faculties. Replacing the Communities of Interest, the Faculties give like-minded ACN Fellows and Members in similar areas of practice the opportunity to connect, network and stay up to date with new research and news in their areas of expertise. For our two-part NurseClick…

Media Release - Australian College of Nursing

Australian College of Nursing welcomes ALP promise to put registered nurses into aged care facilities on a 24-hour basis

The Australian College of Nursing (ACN) welcomes Opposition Leader Anthony Albanese’s pledge in his Budget Reply Speech tonight to put nurses into residential aged care facilities on a 24-hour basis. Currently there is no mandatory or legislated requirement for a registered nurse on duty in Australian residential aged care facilities. “I welcome Mr Albanese’s Budget…

Media Release - Australian College of Nursing

Health disparities of transgender and gender diverse people require urgent attention

On Transgender Day of Visibility (TDoV), The Australian College of Nursing (ACN) is celebrating the achievements, presence and community of transgender (trans) and gender-diverse people and highlighting the immediate need to address the health gaps they experience. “Today, I would like to acknowledge the persistent contribution trans and gender-diverse people make to our society and…

Policy Paper

Nurse leadership during disruptive events

View Fullscreen More resources Policy Paper Nursing leadership in emissions reduction guiding principles 7 February 2022 Position Statement Nurses, immunisation and health 21 April 2020 Position Statement Second responder for callouts in rural, remote and isolated workplace settings 6 March 2023 Position Statement Minimum educational qualifications for nursing staff in residential aged care settings 9…