There is a gap between rates of funded infant and elderly vaccination which is leaving older adults susceptible to preventable infections. Adult vaccination is a growing area of need.
Recording from the 2016 APNA conference . The aim of the Champions for Skin Integrity (CSI) program is to facilitate evidence-based wound management through the development of an implementation model and resources for health professionals, clients and carers.
This presentation aims to take you on a journey of cross-sectoral partners who all want to improve the care of elderly people and ensure that the best care possible is provided in the most appropriate setting for their needs.
A presentation of a Q&A style session looking at the nurse role and where nurses will be positioned in Australia's health future.
The project will explore the impact of the role of the Acute Aged Care Nurse Practitioner of the health outcomes for residents and on the Emergency Department.
2016 brings a new challenge to the care and carers of people with diabetes. With ever increasing prevalence of diabetes, general practice will continue to be overburdened with the responsibility of diabetes management.
Prisoners have higher reported levels of risky behaviours and poorer health. Whilst holding a Men's Health Day is not a new concept in the community, in a prison it was, so there were many unique challenges to overcome.
An online survey of General Practice Nurses was conducted to ascertain the knowledge, attitudes and practices regarding influenza and influenza vaccination.
This session is for primary care nurses who participate in care planning and treatment of patients with chronic or life-limiting conditions, enabling you to learn about the principles and practice of advance care planning.