‘More than just a nurse’: Out of the hospital and into Remote Area Nursing

By Robert Fedele|
2023-01-10T16:37:28+11:00
January 23rd, 2023|

When the COVID-19 pandemic hit Australia, registered nurse Wayne Burns joined the response, pivoting into carrying out swabbing and, not long after, vaccinations on the [...]

HELP debt to be wiped for nurse practitioners working rural and remote

By Robert Fedele|
2022-11-14T10:21:46+11:00
November 10th, 2022|

Nurse practitioners and doctors are being enticed into working in rural and remote Australia by having their HECs/HELP debt entirely wiped, or slashed. The new [...]

Getting to the heart of cardiac failure care in regional settings

By Ben Rodin|
2022-05-31T17:42:30+10:00
April 22nd, 2022|

A university-led project aims to improve access to treatment for heart failure for people living in regional and remote areas. The project, I-HEART (Implementation of [...]

New training to help health professionals to recognise and respond to victims of sexual violence

By ANMJ Staff|
2022-07-21T16:34:01+10:00
November 8th, 2021|

A training course to help professionals and frontline workers better recognise and respond to victims of sexual violence has been developed by Monash University. The [...]

RFDS nurses help deliver crucial services as part of rural and remote community COVID-19 vaccination rollout

By Ben Rodin|
2021-09-29T09:25:52+10:00
September 28th, 2021|

As Australia’s COVID-19 vaccination campaign gathers pace, Kate Jones, one of the senior primary healthcare nurses of the Royal Flying Doctor Service, Western Operations, says [...]

New study pinpoints the need for better workplace safety for RANs

By ANMJ Staff|
2021-09-22T09:06:39+10:00
September 21st, 2021|

Improvements to workplace safety for nurses working in regional and remote areas are urgently needed according to a new study. The literature review undertaken by [...]

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