The Australian College of Nurse Practitioners (ACNP) is the national peak body for Nurse Practitioners and Advanced Practice Nurses in Australia. The ACNP is active in advancing nursing practice and improving access to health care.
Visit the History of the Nurse Practitioner Movement in Australia for insight into the origins and development of the Australian nurse practitioner role.
- 2019 ACNP National Conference - Transforming Health Care: (4 days) 2nd September 2019 Bringing together Nurse Practitioners, Advanced Practice Nurses and Advanced Health Professionals the ACNP National Conf... ... more
- Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) and the Hajj 15th July 2019 Approximately 3000 Australians travel to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia each year for the annual Islamic pilgrimage (Hajj).... ... more
- 400 Victorian Nurse Practitioners 12th June 2019 AHPRA will almost certainly have endorsed its 400th Victorian NP by now and our annual endorsement rate (already the hig... ... more
- Shared Debt Recovery Scheme 4th June 2019 A fact sheet about the Shared Debt Recovery Scheme (the Scheme) is now available to view on the Department’s website. T... ... more