Members invited to have their say on ANMF federal policies 

20 January 2021

The ANMF (Federal Office) has national policies relating to nursing, health and social justice, which outline the ANMF’s position and provide guidance to members in their practice and at their workplaces.

Through the review process ANMF (SA Branch) and members have an opportunity to be part of the review process and ensure, policies etc, remain contemporary and reflect members' feedback.

Please provide any feedback on the below policies to [email protected] by COB Friday 29 January 2021.


ANMF Staffing of Nursing and Midwifery Services

The following ANMF Federal Policy is related to Staffing of Nursing and Midwifery Services.

This is your opportunity to have your say and review the national policies and ANMF (SA Branch) feedback to ensure that these remain contemporary and reflect the position of members. 

Breastfeeding Policy

The following ANMF Federal Policy relates to Breastfeeding.

You can read the ANMF (SA Branch) feedback on the ANMF Breastfeeding Policy.


Female Genital Mutilation

The following ANMF Federal Policy is related to Female Genital Mutilation.

Please note the new proposed changes to the policy from Federal Office are highlighted in yellow and SA Branch feedback is in tracked changes.


Maternal, Child and Family Health Nursing

The following ANMF Federal Position Statement is related to Maternal, Child and Family Health Nursing. Please note this is a new Position Statement.

This is your opportunity to have your say and review the national policies and ANMF (SA Branch) feedback to ensure that these remain contemporary and reflect the position of members.


ANMF Registered Nurse and Prescribing Position Statement

The following ANMF Federal Position Statement is related to Registered Nurse and Midwife Prescribing.

Please note the new proposed changes to the Position Statement from Federal Office are highlighted in yellow.


ANMF Registration of Assistants in Nursing Position Statement

The following ANMF Federal Position Statement is related to Registration of Assistants in Nursing.

Please note the new proposed changes to the Position Statement from Federal Office are highlighted in yellow.


ANMF Role Boundaries in Provision of Personal Care Policy

The following ANMF Federal Policy is related to Role Boundaries in the Provision of Personal Care.

Please note the new proposed changes to the Policy from Federal Office are highlighted in yellow.