HESTA commits $20m to improve housing affordability for nurses, police, ambos

By Robert Fedele|
July 30th, 2019|

Superannuation fund HESTA has invested $20 million into a Melbourne apartment project in a bid to improve housing affordability for people who work across “key [...]

Older nurses and midwives: perspectives on workplace roles and experiences

By Julie Denton, RN PhD Candidate, Univesity of South Australia, School of Nursing and Midwifery|
July 29th, 2019|

This study seeks to gain a greater understanding of the role and experience of being an older nurse and midwife in Australian workplaces. Australia’s older [...]

Hidradenitis Suppurativa: a poorly recognised skin condition

By Kirsty Wark and Geoffrey Cains|
July 23rd, 2019|

Hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) is a chronic autoinflammatory skin condition characterised by recurrent deep and painful nodules and abscesses (Vekic et al. 2018). These lesions are [...]

A hospital is the place to heal a ravaged body, but what about a wounded spirit?

By James Lloyd, ANMF Federal Vice President|
May 21st, 2019|

The human spirit is stronger than anything that can happen to it. – C.C. Scott Hospitals are designed to care for the sick. Our therapies, [...]

Seasonal influenza immunisation for older adults in Australia: Vaccine options for 2019

By Magali De Castro, Alan Leeb and Paul Van Buynder|
May 15th, 2019|

ABSTRACT The burden of seasonal influenza is particularly high in older adults. In 2017, 91% of the deaths from influenza disease and related complications in [...]

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