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Certificate III in Aged Care or Home & Community Care – places available

Hobart’s brand-new Health Education and Research Centre is pleased to announce limited availability of funded places in our fully accredited CHC30212 Certificate III in Aged Care and CHC30312 Certificate III in Home and Community Care program.† Study face-to-face in our modern, centrally located facility with experienced educators. At the Health Education & Research Centre we […]


ANMF met with the new Health Minister, Hon Michael Ferguson and DHHS delegates on 21 May 2014 to present the key issues for nursing and midwifery and to discuss the Federal Budget implications. ANMF Councillors; Ros Gorrie, Kim Ford, James Lloyd, and Andrew Ostler attended to provide examples of the key concerns and solutions. The […]

Happy International Nurses Day!

Today nurses around the world are celebrating International Nurses Day (IND). This is a day in which the importance and value of nurses is celebrated worldwide. International Nurses Day is celebrated on the birthday of our most famous nurse, Florence Nightingale, in recognition of her contribution to nursing.  Florence changed the face of nursing and […]

Public Sector Health Update

BUDGET It has been reported that Treasury has sent a letter to each Head of Agency requesting a list of possible savings to meet a budget saving of between 5-8%. ANMF has contacted the Minister’s office to seek a commitment to consult with ANMF and this has been confirmed. ANMF will do everything possible to […]

Nurses Named Australia’s Most Trusted Profession… Again!

NURSES YOU’VE DONE IT AGAIN! Nurses have once again been voted as Australia’s most ethical and trusted professionals. This is the 20th year in a row than nurses have received the label of most trusted. 91 per cent of Australians placed nurses at Number 1 in terms of ethics and honesty when completing the Roy […]