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NSW teachers, nurses, face housing despair 05-02-2018

Skyrocketing housing prices have pushed teachers and nurses out of Sydney prompting fears of worker shortages in critical areas.

‘White privilege’ storm over nursing code 01-02-2018

Health authorities have been criticised for seemingly encouraging nurses and midwives to acknowledge “white privilege” when treating Aboriginal and Torres Strait ­Islander patients.

Queensland election: LNP unveils payroll tax threshold plan to create 500,000 jobs 30-10-2017

The LNP says it will lift the payroll tax threshold for businesses by $25,000 a year for ten years, and will aim to create 500,000 jobs.

Big pharma's cash splash on nurses, dietitians and pharmacists for services 26-10-2017

Nurses, dietitians, pharmacists and other allied health workers are getting millions of dollars in payments from big pharmaceutical companies for their services.

Extra frontline staff for CQ health services 30-10-2017

CENTRAL Queenslanders could have better health services access with the latest promise from the Australian Labor Party as part of the State Election campaign.

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Scoresby: Nurse jobs in limbo - Knox Weekly

A NOT-for-profit health organisation in Scoresby says its mental health nurses and patients have been offered a lifeline - just two weeks before the service is forced to close.

Hospital at double capacity - Adelaide Now

EMERGENCY department doctors at Lyell McEwin hospital are struggling to cope with up to 80 patients at a time - almost double its capacity of 41.

Honoured for a career in health - The Express

ANN Kelly's journey from a student nurse in the 1970s to Canterbury Hospital general manager has taken some odd turns, including a stint at refugee camps in South-East Asia.

Nurse praises careers expo - Daily Mercury

WHAT do you want to be when you leave school?

Nursing pilot a winner - Stawell Times

STAWELL - Stawell Regional Health has pioneered a career development program with Western Health in Melbourne.

Queensland nurses to fight interim audit report - Courier Mail

A MAJOR audit into the state's finances has unfairly attacked hard-fought wage and staffing improvements for nurses and midwifes, the Queensland Nurses Union says.

RDNS nurses take action - NCAH

Nurses at Australia’s iconic Royal District Nursing Service are taking protected industrial action in a push for better pay and entitlements.

Graduate nurses gaining experience - Ararat Advertiser

ARARAT - East Grampians Health Service is providing a twelve month Graduate Nurse Program for four Registered Nurses who have graduated with a Bachelor of Nursing degree, providing them with the support and experience required to pursue an exciting and fulfilling career in nursing.

Compo changes fight - The Express

UNIONS NSW claims a protest outside Parliament House on Wednesday sent an emphatic message to the state government to reconsider legislation that would cut compensation payments to injured workers.

Nurses welcome federal lifeline for TAS health - Nursing Review

The ANF Tasmanian branch has applauded the federal government’s $325 million injection into the state’s ailing health system.