The nursing profession and practice are complex with many layers of regulations and legislation that must be adhered to. To support members in every step of your career, the Australian College of Nursing is pleased to offer one (1) complimentary hour of professional legal advice each year, to our loyal Fellows and Members who have held your membership with ACN for a minimum of 12 months continuously*. This new offer enables you to have easy access to legal advice and guidance to give confidence regarding issues of professional practice and decision making. Use this service to seek professional legal advice in areas like accidents, health and injuries, health registration and regulation concerns.
Meridian Lawyers has been appointed to provide this exclusive service for eligible members. Meridian’s experience in supporting health professionals is unparalleled, with one of the most expansive health law practices in Australia. Meridian has extensive skills and knowledge in health law and represents health practitioners across all types of work settings to address the many legal issues that confront the nursing profession and healthcare in general.