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Uni nursing fees halved
23 June - The cost of studying nursing at university is set to be slashed by almost half from next year, but fees for others courses such as humanities and law will soar, under sweeping Federal Government reforms aiming to create more “job-ready grad
Tax time resources for health workers
22 June - The Australian Taxation Office has prepared a range of resources to assist people working in the health sector with their tax returns during the coronavirus pandemic.
COVID threat to Florence Nightingale Museum
19 June - In a somewhat cruel irony, London’s famed Florence Nightingale Museum looks set to become the next victim of the coronavirus.
Support for unions at historic high
18 June - A new poll has revealed that for the first time since the series began in 2012, half of all Australians believe Australian workers would be better off with stronger unions.
Good health to boys and blokes
18 June - A boy born in Australia in 2010 has a life expectancy of 78.0 years while a baby girl born at the same time could expect to live to 82.3 years old.
Calls for mandated minimum staffing levels for residential aged care
17 June - In February our ‘Ratios for Aged Care’ campaign reached a major milestone...when recommendations by Senior Counsel Assisting, Mr Peter Rozen QC, to the Aged Care Royal Commissioners included mandated minimum staffing levels and skills mix
More health jobs facing axe
17 June - Reports that health officials plan to axe more staff despite the continuing state of pandemic emergency have been met with dismay by the ANMF (SA Branch).
Return to sender – SA says ‘thank you health care heroes’
16 June - Senator for South Australia the Hon Don Farrell has met with Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation (SA Branch) CEO/Secretary Adj. Associate Professor Elizabeth Dabars AM to personally deliver a large box filled with hundreds of messag
$23 million for prostate cancer nurse program
16 June - Thousands of Australian men with prostate cancer will have improved access to specialist nurses following a $23 million expansion of the Australian Government’s Prostate Cancer Nurses Program.
Q&A with RN Nicky Gabell: Working in a major hospital during the COVID-19 pandemic
15 June - The way we work and what we do has been turned upside down of late for all of us but none more so than for many nurses.
Making the move to mental health
15 June - Mental health in regional areas is a “massive’’ issue, says Tracey Kirkham, a Registered Nurse at the Edenfield Family Care Ramsay aged care facility in Port Augusta.
The importance of respecting Elders
15 June - Today, World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, the State Government’s Office for Ageing Well is launching a new campaign to raise awareness about the rights of older Aboriginal people and the importance of respect for Elders, connection and commun
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