An online survey of General Practice Nurses was conducted to ascertain the knowledge, attitudes and practices regarding influenza and influenza vaccination.
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.
A presentation from the 2013 APNA National Conference - Movers and Shakers.
The presentation will aim to specifically assist nurse practitioners on the best way to assess and manage children as well as consider the most appropriate care for aged-related conditions in geriatric settings.
An increased prevalence of chronic disease and an ageing population is threatening to challenge the way we deliver healthcare. This study seeks to explore the factors which influence collaboration in this healthcare setting.
Preliminary evaluation findings will be presented with the aim of informing policy and practice decision-making to build the capacity and sustainability of primary health care nursing.
This presentation will highlight the current research on dietary fats and heart health, and provide attendees with practical recommendations and resources for their patients.
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.
This presentation will introduce primary health care nurses to the concepts of older people living with frailty, and provide them with screening tools, as well as objective assessment tools to detect the markers of frailty.