Adjunct Professor Kylie Ward FACN with Prime Minister Scott Morrison

Nurses: Not just for a crisis

By Adjunct Professor Kylie Ward FACN, CEO, Australian College of Nursing Nurses across the country have been moved by the outpouring of appreciation the community has showered on them for the exceptional care they have provided during the COVID-19 pandemic. Today is International Nurses Day, an opportunity to celebrate the amazing and dedicated nursing profession.…

I was meant to be a nurse

Janette Webster MACN, After Hours Hospital Manager and Nurse Bank and Pool Coordinator at GV Health in Victoria, talks to the Australian College of Nursing about how she was “always meant to be a nurse”. “I never wanted to be anything else,” Janette says simply. “My mum was a state enrolled nurse and so I…