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Child Health Nurses Wanted

Here at Starship Children’s Health in Auckland, New Zealand, we’re very excited to be expanding our service! We currently therefore have numerous opportunities in Paediatric Cardiology, CED and PICU for registered nurses keen to commence with us prior to 2016. ...

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Rise of the NP

Nurse practitioners have a role to play in evaluation and research into best practice, attendees at a recent conference were told. Professor Sandy Middleton, director of the Nursing Research Institute – a joint initiative between St Vincent’s Health Australia (Sydney) ...

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Contagion contained, mental healthcare declines

Hospital infections are down but mental healthcare has deteriorated, a recently released report states. The Australasian Clinical Indicator Report 2008–2013, published by the Australian Council on Healthcare Standards (ACHS), presents an overview of the changes in levels of performance in ...

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What-if.com: online program simulates emergencies

An online education program aims to boost nurses' emergency management skills using simulations of deteriorating patients. The program, FIRST2ACTweb (Feedback Incorporating Review and Simulation Techniques to Act on Clinical Trends), was developed by Monash University researchers, the University of Queensland, ...

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