Victorian nurse crowned Nurse of the Year

A Victorian nurse who provides care and support to children with cleft and craniofacial anomalies and their families was named Nurse of the Year at last night’s 2020 HESTA Australian Nursing & Midwifery Awards. Tania Green is the clinical nurse coordinator at Monash Children’s Hospital’s Cleft and Craniofacial Anomalies Service, a multidisciplinary unit that provides […]

What is a preceptor?

Transitioning from education into the workplace can leave many new graduate nurses feeling overwhelmed, unsupported and full of doubt. One strategy to help counter the culture shock and retain graduate nurses in the workforce is preceptorship. A nurse preceptor is an experienced and competent nurse formally assigned to guide the professional journey of a student, […]