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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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Health in the third dimension - Sydney Morning Herald

3D technology has stepped out of the cinema screen and on to the practical world of healthcare.

Partnership reaching out to Indigenous mothers and children - ABC Western Plains

To give a child the best chance in life, it's important to start early. For Indigenous mothers and children in the Dubbo and Wellington area, that's where the Australian Nurse-Family Partnership comes in.

Health professional masters complex, crucial knowledge - Penrith Star

MAY is the month we recognise hard-working staff such as Linda Hasler for International Nurses Day. Ms Hasler has been a nurse at Nepean Hospital for 18 of her 20 years in the profession and loves it.

Heidelberg film guide for dementia - Heidelberg Leader

A HEIDELBERG Repatriation Hospital doctor is a new face and a reassuring voice for the patients and families of people recently diagnosed with dementia.

Ambulance of the air - Ridge News

Lightning Ridge was introduced to the NSW Air Ambulance Plane which landed at the Ridge Airport last Wednesday.

Health hotline a success - ABC News

A healthcare telephone hotline is helping to ensure the Hunter's emergency departments are not clogged with people with non-acute illnesses.

Hospital boards to have full control to hire and fire under new laws - Courier Mail

LOCAL hospital boards will have the power to hire and fire their own chief executives under new laws to be introduced in State Parliament today.

Nurses play vital role at Bulahdelah - Myall Coast Nota

WITHOUT a visiting medical officer (VMO) at their hospital, the nurses at Bulahdelah have had to step up their role in order to keep the hospital in operation.

Nurses take the honours for International Nurses Day - Fairfield Advance

FAIRFIELD’S hard-working nurses made time in their busy week to celebrate International Nurses’ Day on Friday.

Lyell McEwin nurses with state awards - News Review Messenger

LEANNE Lambert and Nerida Farmer knew at an early age that they wanted to become nurses.