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.…

Our ENL 2020 Cohort: Growing leadership potential

Congratulations to the individuals who have completed our Emerging Nurse Leader (ENL) program for 2020! To celebrate, we will be profiling the experiences of the participants along with a creative photo which symbolises what being part of the program meant to them.   Our profile articles will focus on four key themes from the experiences of our 2020 ENLs – Leadership, Community, Career…