‘Safe staffing and better pay’: Major changes to rebuild aged care sector begin

The Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation (ANMF) applauds two significant achievements to rebuild the aged care sector, which will come into effect tomorrow. Legislation to implement Registered Nurse (RN) 24/7 comes into operation, and historic wage increases following the Aged Care Work Value decision, will start to flow through to nurses and carers in the […]

First impressions from a 1st year midwifery student

“I now realise that every woman’s journey is different,” says Eva Barba, first year Bachelor of Midwifery student at the Australian Catholic University (ACU). Eva shares her first impressions of midwifery with the ANMJ. What attracted you to midwifery? I have wanted to be a midwife since I was 10 years old. I was a […]