Supported by Health Professionals Bank. The results of this survey equips APNA members with information on the workforce conditions of your profession, and helps APNA’s develop evidence-based policy and programs relating to the primary health care nurse workforce and to advocate for you.
Opportunities for Practice Nurses
Practice nurses are collaborating with general practitioners within the structural limitations of their role; they are now well placed to exercise leadership in patient care. This will require articulating a clear frame of professional reference, and altering the funding, and structure of general practice. Critically there is a need for Australian evidence that demonstrates that practice nurse-led care is both safe and effective.
Presented by Eamon Merrick, University of Sydney