Join the ACN 'Nursing in the Community' Community of Interest
Connect with other nurses in the community and stay up-to-date with the latest news by becoming a part of the ‘Nursing in the Community’ Community of Interest (COI). Members can join the COI via neo. If you are currently not yet a member and are interested in joining the COI, you can join online now.
You can also find out more about COIs on our website.
Meet the Leadership Team
Kitty Hutchison MACN
Adjunct Professor Anna Shepherd FACN (Hon)
Widely recognised for her passion, commitment and advocacy, in 2018 Anna was recognised as an Honorary Fellow with the Australian College of Nursing (ACN). She was instrumental in approaching ACN to create the initial Community & Primary Health Care Nursing Week initiative.
Anna has been involved in building community through her successful Wisdom Exchange, and is consulted on issues relating to Primary Healthcare, Aged Care & Governance locally, nationally and globally.
Anna has developed innovative and sustainable business models and initiatives that support the community both from a service perspective and through philanthropic activities around the world in healthcare, the arts, and indigenous projects.
Anna is committed to connecting communities and setting an example for business in finding sustainable solutions that empower people to be independent, connected and valued in society.
Alan Merritt MACN
Melissa Lockwood MACN
As a member of the Australian public you have a choice, why not ask the question
HOW CAN I ACCESS NURSING IN THE COMMUNITY?
Profiling our nurses in the community
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Interested in further study?
ACN is committed to providing high quality evidence-based education to ensure nurses are prepared with the knowledge and skills required to practice in a primary health care setting.
There are also a range of short courses available.
With thanks to the support of our official partner, Regal Home Health